Victoria Pelletier CV
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Location: West Haven, CT, USA
University: Loyola University Maryland
Major: BA in Communication (concentration in Journalism) with a Minor in English

Victoria Pelletier CV

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RELATED EXPERIENCE

Simpson Healthcare Executives
Associate Scientific Editor
Old Lyme, CT
January 2017-July 2019
Remote Position

• Proofread, checked changes, fact checked, and copy edited manuscripts, presentations, CME materials, website content, meeting‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ documents, and conference materials for major pharmaceutical companies (Akcea, Alkermes, Alnylam, AstraZeneca, Bayer, CSL Behring, Genentech, Incyte, Janssen Biotech, Merck, Novartis, Otsuka, Pfizer, Regeneron,
Rhythm, Sanofi Genzyme, Savara, Shire, Sunovion)
• Participated in Editorial Forums and Tips of the Week to exercise AMA and grammatical skills, as well as contributing to company-wide education on AMA style and grammar

Guidemark Health
Editorial Assistant
Stamford, CT
November 2015-September 2016

• ‪Proofread, checked changes, fact-checked, and copy edited manuscripts, presentations, CME materials, meeting‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ documents, and conference materials for major pharmaceutical companies (Actelion, Amgen, Boehringer Ingelheim, Boston Biomedical, Janssen Biotech [Johnson and Johnson], Mylan, Otsuka)
• Tagged and linked all annotations to project materials in Veeva Vault and EOS electronic submission systems
• Created/led WebEx training meetings on Veeva Vault and EOS) for our India office
• Processed reference requests for Stamford office accounts and permissions requests for all Guidemark Health offices
• Shadowed Freelancing, Associate, and Senior Editors to hone skills
• Handled administrative tasks; credit card management for Editorial department, Stamford office journal subscriptions, etc.

The Limited
Trumbull, CT
February 2015-March 2016

∗ Floorset Associate
February 2015-March 2016
• Participated in floorsets; late night shifts for creating displays, dressing mannequins, and introducing new merchandise on the floor

∗ Sales Manager
August 2015-November 2015
• Supported driving client sales and total store results; held accountable for sales associates and Keyholder
• Focused on General Operations; responsible for: damages, transfers, shipment, back room organization, replenishment, marketing, credit

∗Temporary Key Holder
July 2015-August 2015
• Supervised sales associates, provided customers with help and positive shopping environment;
was responsible for segment sales
• Opened and closed store; handled money made each day and deposits

∗ Sales Associate
February 2015-July 2015
• Aided customers on sales floor and in dressing rooms; cash register training
• Used knowledge of fashion, trends, and Limited clothing styles and fits to make sales

After School at the Klein Program (ASK)
Music Intern
Bridgeport, CT
One Semester; Stipend
January 2015-April 2015

• Taught vocal training to 6th-12th grade boys and girls
• Assisted with: vocal exercises, teaching new songs/sheet music, preparing students for performance at end of the semester

Accessory Exchange, LLC
Trademark Coordinator
New York, NY
12-Week Contract
March 2014-June 2014

• Searched trademark eligibility for potential names of products and kept search logs
• Researched, wrote, and edited weekly newsletters and other content on company’s intranet and corporate blog; assisted in creation of infographics by writing and editing text
• Organized meetings, answered phones, managed company’s social media pages (Twitter, Instagram)

EvenU Magazine
Co-Creator, Managing Editor, and Writer
Baltimore, MD
Magazine Publishing Class (Journalism Capstone), One Semester
January 2013-May 2013

• Collaborated to: develop an original magazine concept, create a 64-page prototype magazine with editorial and advertising matter, design a business/editorial plan that covered everything from mission statement to budget
• Held responsible for the editorial matter; approved and edited all articles and business prospectus; drew up list of future articles for next two issues of the magazine
• Wrote headlines and articles; contributed to selection of graphics and photos, advertisements, and magazine layout

Apprentice House Publishing
Promotional Manager
Baltimore, MD
Book Marketing and Promotion Class, One Semester
January 2013-May 2013
• Worked at the only entirely student-run publishing house in the country
• Constructed promotional campaign for a book being launched in Spring 2013; interacted with others to organize promotional campaign for Spring Launch event for newly published works in 2013
• Created a SWOT analysis, wrote press releases, updated social media pages (Facebook, Twitter), coordinated plug-ins/interviews/ads for event with media, and created ads and flyers advertising event and Apprentice House

Loyola University Maryland
Copy Editor, The Greyhound
Baltimore, MD
September 2012-May 2013

• Used proofreading skills along with research tools to edit articles before they were sent to print

Centerstage Theater
College Ambassador, Marketing Department
Baltimore, MD
January 2012-May 2013

• Distributed information and materials across the Loyola campus in order to spread awareness of the company’s upcoming season, plays, and events

Loyola University Maryland Office of Student Life
Desk Assistant
Baltimore, MD
November 2010-May 2013

• Swiped residents into dorm rooms; provided security for the building

Apprentice House Publishing
Acquisitions Editor
Baltimore, MD
Book Publishing Class, One Semester
September 2010-December 2010

• Worked at the only entirely student-run publishing house in the country
• Read/searched for manuscripts, communicated with authors, worked on manuscript proposal in order to publish, presented proposal to Editor at Apprentice House

Bridgeport Insulated Wire, Co.
Summer Clerk
Bridgeport, CT
Summers 2007-2009

• Aided Office Manager by: copying, faxing, shredding, packaging, labeling, filing, creating inventory
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EDUCATION

Loyola University Maryland
Baltimore, MD
Class of 2013

• B.A. in Communication (Concentration in Journalism) with a Minor in English
Relevant Courses: Book Publishing, Book Marketing and Promotion, Magazine Publishing, Magazine Article, Copy Editing, Travel Writing, Advertising Copy Writing, Web I

Alpha Psi Omega: National Theatre Honor Society Member April 2013
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SKILLS

• AMA, AP, APA Styles
• Beginner experience creating advertisements, advertising copy writing, and infographics
• Beginner computer skills in Microsoft Dynamics GP and QuickBooks; orders, packing slips, packing tickets, and invoices
• Intermediate computer skills in: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), Adobe Creative Suite (Acrobat, Flash, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, InDesign, InCopy) WordPress, GoogleDocs, Veeva Vault, EOS, PubMed, Copyright Clearance Center, OpenAir, Work Zone (electronic routing), Basecamp (electronic routing), EndNote
• Proficient experience with social media outlets and blogging

References Available Upon Request

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