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Marlene S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 2, 2015

Marlene S.

Skilled writer with admin skills to boot
   United States
  |   Federal Way, WA
  |  2:33 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $18

I'm a freelance writer and administrative professional with 10+ years of work experience. I actively blog and have done creative writing, technical writing, academic writing, and proofreading. My work experience includes administrative, legal assistant, teaching assistant (grading), program management, and risk management. I have had varied work experiences using both Mac and PC platforms and am very proficient at Microsoft Office suite and Microsoft Access as well. I am extremely savvy with social media and use it on a regular basis. I...

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Skills (5)

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U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Spanish To English Translation Skills Test
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Service Description

I can do what is necessary to get an administrative job done, whether it be word processing, event planning, making travel arrangements, or assisting with project management. I can also do write articles or papers for blogs and websites, and write academic papers.

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Employment

World Vision International
Child Protection Officer
2007 - 2010
Represented World Vision International headquarters across entire organization of 100+ offices. Ensured child protection policy monitoring and implementation in World Vision in order to mitigate...
World Vision International
Research Assistant & Project Coordinator
2006 - 2007
Performed research on international development topics pertaining to children and produced research papers and articles. Produced knowledge management and communications tools for the team to...
United Nations Development Programme
Human Development Assistant
2005 - 2006
Provided assistance in projects and activities related to UNDP’s Human Development Program in the Caribbean Coast of Nicaragua and the Millennium Development Goals. Identified needs for capacity...
University of California, Berkeley
Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
2004 - 2005
Teaching assistant for Sociology and Mass Communications Departments. Planned for and facilitated weekly discussion sections for over 30 undergraduate students. Oversaw enrollment issues and...
Accion Medica Cristiana
Public Health Intern
2004 - 2004
Conducted independent study concerning sexual exploitation of girls and adolescents. Worked with community leaders surrounding issue of sexual exploitation. Assisted with HIV/AIDS prevention and...
U.C. Berkeley Center for Weight & Health
Graduate Student Researcher
2003 - 2004
Assisted center coordinators with research study investigating the nutritional status of elementary school children in California. Ensured accuracy and completeness of research data and tracked...
Berkeley Youth Alternatives
Public Health Intern
2003 - 2003
Conducted nutritional needs assessment for low-income adults. Performed extensive literature review of city health indicators. Met with local health department representative regarding community...
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Paralegal
2000 - 2003
Litigation: Assisted with intellectual property litigation disputes. Organized production and discovery documents. Conducted quality control of legal documents and performed legal research....

Education

University of California, Berkeley
Master of Public Health
2003 - 2005
University of California, Berkeley
Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
1997 - 1999
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