Adedoyin Ogunjobi
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Location: Bronx, NY, USA
School: The City College of New York
Field of study: English

Adedoyin Ogunjobi

STRENGTHS AND AREA OF INTEREST
Highly motivated student seeking an entry level job in journalism. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Professional and responsible. Creative, organized, detail-oriented, and patient. Diligent team player with demonstrated ability to work independently. Basic knowledge of Spanish.

EDUCATION
B.A., English and Creative Writing, The City College of New York, New York, NY: June 2018
Minors: Journalism and Women’s Studies

PROJECT
TV Journalism: Addressed social justice issue by researching and reporting on the shutting down of small business along Jerome Avenue to build “affordable housing”. (fall 2017)

INTERNSHIP
The Source, Manhattan,NY November 2018-
Intern/Contributor
Write and contribute 3-6 news stories ranging from 200-400 on the weekends on topics of interest (Entertainment, Style,HER source, Trending)
Write and contribute news stories on breaking or important news 300-500 words

EXPERIENCE

Foot Locker, Bronx, NY March 2015 – June 2018
Sales Associate
Operate cash registers
Greet and assist customers with sales, and suggest additional merchandise
Answer questions about company policies, merchandise, and services
Received #1 Selling Additional Merchandise Recognition (42.9%) for September 2016
Received Top Sales Per Hour Part-Time Recognition for August 2016
Received Top District Part-Time Sales Recognition for 2015

VOLUNTEER WORK
William Howard Taft High School, Bronx, NY September 2014 - June 2014
Circulation Desk
Checked in and checked out books for students
Organized books alphabetically and in accordance with the Dewey Decimal System

Lincoln Medical Center, Bronx, NY September 2013 - December 2013
Clerical Aide/Front Desk
Called patients to remind them of their appointments
Set up interviews for future interns and employees
Filed documents
Oversaw activities of children in daycare center

I.S. 254, Bronx, NY September 2010- September 2016
Tutor and Mentor
Tutored students, ages 11 to 14, in English, including writing of book reports, essays, stories and goals, and in Integrated Algebra
Graded homework and exams
Participated in providing classroom management
Helped students with goal setting, high school decision-making, and non-school issues

COMPUTER SKILLS
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

HONORS
Dean’s list, The City College of New York, fall 2016
National Honor Society, fall 2012
Graduation Guest Speaker, I.S 254, June 2018