Matthew W Sayre

Pleasant, dependable, flexible, and helpful.  Seeking full-time or freelance work in Columbus.

59 W Tulane Rd, Columbus, OH 43202 (614) 599-4135 matthew.sayre@gmail.com

Skills

Excellent communication, writing, telephone, and team skills.  Attention to detail and careful editing skills.  Edited scientific publications have 100% acceptance rate.  Experience with Microsoft Office, Mac OS X and Windows XP.  

Education

            Master of Public Administration, May 2004, University of Maine, Orono, Maine

            Bachelor of Arts in History, May 1999, Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa

Recent Work History

Directory Assistance Operator 2004 – 2007

Verizon Communications, National Wireless Organization, Bangor, Maine

  •  Extensive telephone contact with the public
  •  Fast paced work environment encouraged quick, accurate response
  •  Answered escalated customer calls at the Service Assistant Desk 

Director of Constituent Support Services 1999 – 2002

New York State Assemblyman Joseph D. Morelle, Rochester, New York

  • Wrote extensive office correspondence
  • Researched and summarized legislation for constituents and Assemblyman
  • Represented Assemblyman to organizations and constituents
  • Liased with state and local agencies
  • Maintained database of constituent contacts
  • Maintained campaign website

Repair Answer Clerk, Summers of 1997, 1998, and 1999

Frontier Telephone of Rochester, Rochester, New York

  • Advocated customers’ interests within the organization
  • Coordinated with other company areas to solve problems