Ameet Khabra 13007 107A Ave Surrey, BC V3T 2G9 Objective: To be instrumental in improving performance of global organizations in applying marketing skills, specifically professional competence in the area of development of marketing strategies with respect to product development, promotions, pricing techniques and targeting various markets. Work Experiences: September 2010 – Present Straight Rocked Entertainment Inc. , Owner The sole purpose of the company is to host an annual Bhangra competition to promote the South Asian culture; we also give partial proceeds to a local charity As the Owner, I lead a group of young individuals to reach goals that pertain to the event such as, number of tickets sold, sales/revenue goals, etc. March 2009 –August 2010 Brinks Canada Limited, Money Room Processor Verified cash and cheques received through ATMs. September 2008- January 2009 Tommy Hilfiger, Sales Associate/Cashier Assisted customers to uncover their needs by providing them with fast and friendly service.
Maintained store and merchandise. June 2008 –February 2009 Rohit Jain, Assistant Speech Pathologist I worked alongside a Speech Pathologist to assist an autistic child with Math, English and Writing. August 2005 – January 2007 McDonalds Restaurant, Team Leader Trained new employees in all sections of the restaurant with great emphasis on excellent customer service. Communicated with my team about meeting and exceeding restaurant goals on an hourly/daily basis (lowering service time, guest count per hour, sales per hour, etc. ). Coached and mentored my peers Worked as closing/opening manager (Managed 4 or more employees). Academic Background: 2008- Present, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Diploma in Marketing Managment, 2nd Year 2002-2007, Ecole Kwantlen Park Secondary School, Diploma Awards & Associations: May 2010, Surrey Board of Trade: Top 25 under 25 June 2010, Cambridge Who’s Who Registry: Life Time Member Volunteer Experiences: June 2010 – Present Josh Bhangre Da (JBD), Chair March 2010 – June 2010 BC High School Bhangra Competition (BCHBC), Pre Party Coordinator & Stage Director October 2009 – November 2010 BC Cancer Agency, Greeter August 2008 – May 2010 Vancouver International Bhangra Celebration (VIBC), Performer Service/Main Coordinator/Volunteer Coordinator March 2009 SFU – Punjabi Students Association, Model January 2005 – June 2007 Kwantlen Park Secondary, Soccer Team Manager March 2005 Special Olympics, Decorating Crew September 2003 – March 2004 Whalley Soccer Club, Soccer Referee: U6 Special Skills: *Strong marketing skills.
*Strong communication skills *Strong analytical and problem solving skills. *Strong organizational and leadership skills. *Relevant computer skills: Microsoft Access (Basic), Excel (Intermediate), Power Point (Intermediate), Word (Intermediate), Dreamweaver (Basic), Prezi (Basic) and Social Medias (Intermediate). Highly competent in the following: Google Analytics, Google AdWord, Google Webmaster Tools and Microsoft AdCenter References Available Upon Request Date Company Name Address ATTN: Name Head, Human Resources Department Dear Sir/Madam: I have the courtesy to offer my professional skills in the capacity of a marketing associate the area of development of marketing strategies with respect to product development, promotions, pricing techniques and targeting various markets.
I am determined to be instrumental in bringing my well-honed public relations, marketing, and client-focused online, oral, and interpersonal communication skills internally to succeed in the position. My vast employment experiences concurrent with an exemplary educational background would support your organizational requirements, consistent with your mission and vision to excel in your field of endeavor. I have extensive experience attesting to exemplary ability to reach key audiences.
As the Chair of a Bhangra (dance) competition, Josh Bhangre Da, I have communicated with my key audience through Facebook (I have over 630 friends on my personal account and over 650 on my event’s personal account), Twitter, and Dance Forums along with several other Medias such as, television, radio and newspapers. I am currently in the process of setting up a newsletter to better reach my highly diverse audience.
I am a high achiever, persistently diligent, determined and committed to adhere to the highest standards expected of my profession. I am an excellent listener, with solid work ethic, possessing a burning desire to excel. I am personable, committed to meeting deadlines, and enjoys a fast-paced environment. Likewise, my work philosophy classifies me as highly professional who pays attention to detail. I am a good team player but works great individually and take direction well. I am creative, passionate, willing to learn, and well organized.
I would love to find out more about the position youre looking to fill, and I would welcome the opportunity to tell you how my skills and ideas can benefit your company. I can be reached at (778) 320-7960 or admin@joshbhangreda. com. I look forward to hearing from you soon! Thank you. Sincerely, Ameet Khabra