Brand Ambassador/Product Demonstrator
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Location: West Covina, CA, United States
University: Mt. San Antonio College
Major: Business Administration

Brand Ambassador/Product Demonstrator

LYDIA IRAWAN


OBJECTIVE: To obtain a challenging position which will allow me to develop my skills and utilize my talents in project administration and personnel development.

QUALIFICATIONS: Have ability to perform a wide variety of administrative, clerical, secretarial assignments including researching, finalizing highly complex assignments, exercise discretion in handling confidential information. Communicate effectively with wide variety inter-departmental personnel. Able to analyze and develop practical business needs.

WORK HISTORY:
9/15– 10/16 BRAND AMBASSADOR AT PREMIER DELI SERVICES INC.
• Promote products and increase sales of the Boar’s Head brand/
• Maintain relationships with deli and store managers
• Sample and demo product to consumers
• Create excitement in the deli through demos, selling events, announcements, contests, ext.
• Provide customers with product knowledge

06/11 – PRESENT BRAND AMBASSADOR AT AIDELLS SAUSAGES CO./GALLO SALAME

• Set up, break down, product preparation and sampling products
• Generate brand awareness and positive product impressions to increase sale
• Assess customers individual usage needs and interests in order to best recommend products
• Timely complete of all call reports, paperwork, and on-going personal training by required deadlines

09/11– present BRAND AMBASSADOR AT NATURAL SELECTION PROMOTIONS
• Introducing new products or promoting existing products to increase sales, and describing merchandise to customers.
• Maintain knowledge of current sales and promotions, ticket, arrange and display merchandise, and maintain records related to sales.
• Compute sales prices, inventory and generate sales report.

03/07 – 08/08 ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT/ACCOUNTING AT UNIVERSAL KITCHEN DOORS, INC.
Maintaining and updating customers accounts, invoicing, customer service, collecting past due accounts, taking orders, generating daily, weekly and monthly sales reports, data entry, creating new forms or reproducing existing forms, filing, updating customer lists, ordering stationeries and supplies, bank deposit, weekly payroll, answering incoming call and taking messages, correspondences and other tasks as assigned.

04/06 – 03/07 SALES/OFFICE ASSISTANT AT SKYLOCK INDUSTRIES INC.
Screening, directing and taking messages for incoming calls, greeting customers, typing packing lists, invoicing using Quick-books, updating and maintaining customers’ orders log, issuing daily, weekly and monthly sales reports, updating price history, maintaining shipping log, issuing RMA # for return products, ordering supplies and stationeries, filing, stamping and sending all the outgoing mails and invoices, working with production/ /shipping/warehouse department for all the secretarial duties like labeling, typing stencils. Preparing and managing with UPS, FEDEX, BAX and other transportation for ready to ship items.




10/04 – 01/06 ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT/ACCOUNTING AT UNIVERSAL KITCHEN DOORS, INC.
Maintaining and updating customers’ accounts spread sheets against the payments, invoicing, customer service, collections for past due accounts, taking orders, generating daily, weekly and monthly sales, data entry, creating new forms and reproducing existing departmental forms, filing, updating customer lists, order stationeries, bank deposits and assists in the reconciling bank accounts and payroll, answering phones, faxing, correspondences and other tasks as assigned.

07/02 – 10/27/04
Have worked with staffing agencies at different places as an Administrative Assistant, Buyer, Purchasing/ Planning Assistant, Account Payable/Receivable, General Office, Customer Service, Data Entry.


04/99- 07/02 PURCHASING/PLANNING ASSISTANT AT BSH HOME APPLIANCES
CORP.
My responsibilities at Purchasing Department were issuing purchase orders for MRO products requested by Production, Engineering and others departments. Updating and maintaining purchasing data using AS-400 system. Sent purchase orders and weekly blanket purchase orders to the suppliers. Have responsibility to negotiate with vendors for MRO products and prices. Expediting urgent or late products and follow-up with the orders. Working with Quality Control Department for returning defective materials to suppliers. Calculating cost for products returned to the vendor. In addition, I have worked with Accounting/ Shipping/Receiving Departments to reconcile discrepancies. Matching purchase orders against invoices. Other duties were supporting Materials Manager, Buyers and Planners for all secretarial/clerical tasks as correspondences, filing, faxing, data entry, maintaining supplier lists, updating ISO materials to the department.



EDUCATION:

Mt. San Antonio College - Administrative Assistant Diploma
Mt. San Antonio College – Real Estate Diploma
Hacienda La Puente Adult School – Microsoft Office certificate, Microsoft Outlook
Certificate, Microsoft Access certificate
Food Handler Card & Certificate

SOFTWARE AND SYSTEMS:
Have a good working knowledge of Internet, Microsoft Window, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Outlook, Lotus Notes, Microsoft Publisher, Power Point, Macintosh, AS-400, J.D. Edwards, MAS-200, MAS-90, SAP, and other software systems.

REFERENCES:
Available upon request.

promotion, sales, merchandising, inventory