Communications Specialist

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Marleina Nesteruk

marleina.nesteruk@gmail.com | (776) 886-5176 | Sioux Falls, SD

Summary


As a communications specialist with over three years of experience, I have developed strong writing and editing skills. I am proficient in using various social media platforms to create engaging content. I have also successfully managed multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining attention to detail. In addition, I possess excellent interpersonal and organizational skills which allow me to effectively communicate with clients and team members. My goal is to use my knowledge and expertise to help organizations achieve their communication objectives by producing high-quality content that resonates with their target audience

Experience


Communications Specialist at Daktronics, SDMay 2022 - Present

  • Wrote and distributed press release that resulted in 15% increase in sales for the company.
  • Led a team of 5 people to develop an effective social media strategy that increased web traffic by 25%.
  • Successfully created and executed a public relations campaign which led to a 10% increase in donations.
  • Wrote speeches for the CEO that were delivered at 3 national conferences, resulting in new business partnerships worth $5 million.
  • Managed all aspects of corporate communications for a fast-growing startup, including website content, blog posts, email campaigns, infographics.

Communications Specialist II at Raven Industries, SDSep 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Wrote and distributed press releases that resulted in an average of 15 placements per month.
  • Crafted social media content that increased engagement by 20%.
  • Planned and executed successful email marketing campaigns, resulting in a 10% increase in open rates.
  • Designed infographics that were shared an average of 500 times each.
  • Managed website updates that improved user experience and decreased bounce rate by 5%.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Communications at University of South DakotaSep 2014 - May 2019

While studying for my Bachelor of Science in Communications, I have learned how to effectively communicate with others, how to write and speak in public, and how to use various forms of media to communicate my message.

Skills


  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Proofreading
  • Researching
  • Public Speaking
  • Interpersonal Communication Skills

Autum Yanovich

autum.yanovich@gmail.com | (983) 557-5052 | Charleston, WV

Summary


I have over three years of experience as a Communications Specialist. In this role, I help organizations to develop and implement communications strategies. This includes creating content, managing social media accounts, and conducting research. My skills in writing and editing make me an asset in developing compelling messages that reach the target audience. I am also experienced in project management and event planning, which helps to ensure that projects are completed on time and within budget.

Experience


Communications Specialist at Verizon Communications, WVJun 2022 - Present

  • Wrote and distributed press releases that resulted in an average of 15 placements per month.
  • Developed and implemented social media strategy that increased followers by 25%.
  • Planned and executed successful email marketing campaigns resulting in a 10% increase in website traffic.
  • Created informative presentations that led to a 5% increase in sales.
  • Wrote articles that were published in 3 different industry-leading magazines.

Communications Specialist II at AT&T Communications, WVSep 2019 - May 2022

  • Wrote and distributed press releases to local, state, and national media outlets which resulted in an increase of coverage by 15%.
  • Led the development of a social media strategy that increased follower growth by 25% across all platforms.
  • Implemented a new customer communications program that decreased customer churn by 2%.
  • Successfully managed 4 major events with up to 500 attendees each with 0 negative feedback.
  • Wrote articles for the company newsletter that were read by 85% of employees.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Communications at West Virginia University, WVSep 2014 - May 2019

Some skills I've learned are writing press releases, creating social media content, and pitching stories to the media.

Skills


  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Proofreading
  • Researching
  • Public Speaking
  • Interpersonal Communication Skills