Emma Van Hoffen

Emma Van Hoffen 

emmavanhoffen@gmail.com 

(289)–230–9538

EXPERIENCE

Student Senate, Redeemer University, Ontario – Assistant to the Vice President of Finance 

September 2020 – May 2021

  • Planned a charity fundraising event with two other Assistant members of the Senate.
  • Recorded and distributed minutes for Finance Committee meetings.
  • Attended weekly meetings of the Student Senate with duties including providing updates, offering input and voting on matters of the Senate.
  • Collected and reviewed Budget Term Reports from club leaders on a monthly basis.
  • Ensured the annual Student Senate Budget Meeting ran smoothly by providing technical assistance during presentations.
  • Scanned and emailed completed Finance forms to the Vice President of Finance.
  • Assisted the Vice President of Finance in reconciling Senate funds and depositing monies to the university’s Finance Office.
  • Staffed the Student Senate office for three hours each week, providing excellent customer service to students especially in regards to financial matters of clubs.

HomeSense, Burlington Centre, Ontario – Store Associate 

July 2019 – November 2019 

  • Operated a Point of Sale system to process customer purchases, returns and exchanges.
  • Arranged merchandise on store displays according to design requirements.
  • Worked as a team to organize and process inventory received from daily shipments.
  • Contributed to positive customer service experiences by greeting and guiding customers as they entered the store.
  • Assisted customers in purchase decisions by offering input while managing competing priorities of maintaining departmental organization. 

Maple Reinders, Mississauga, Ontario — Office Assistant                                       

Summer 2017 & Summer 2018 

  • Successfully learned and implemented a new tool-management software (ToolWatch) and entered inventory into the database. (2018)
  • Used Asana task-management software to gather information on tasks and communicate with the team when tasks were completed.
  • Built online forms using an in-house designed software for future use on construction job sites. 
  • Scanned and digitized confidential information for data entry in a timely manner.
  • Utilized the iCIMS 17.3 database to securely record sensitive Human Resource documents with accuracy. (2017)

 

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE  

Counselor, GEMS Girls Club, Bethel Church – Waterdown, ON 

September 2018 – June 2020 

  • Supervised a group of 25+ girls, aged Grade 3 through Grade 8 in crafts, singing and group discussions.
  • Mentored and guided Grade 3 & 4 girls through Bible lessons and games.
  • Prepared snacks and activities for the group.

Teen Leadership Camp, 541 Eatery & Exchange – Hamilton, ON 

July 2018 

  • Completed a one-week program focused on developing Front of House, cashier, and food prep skills.
  • Learned about and assisted in the daily activities of the Eatery through various roles, such as dishwashing, gardening, cleaning, and greeting customers.

 

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS  

  • Bachelor of Arts: Business – Redeemer University
  • Enrolled as an upcoming second year student – Class of 2024
  • Redeemer University Leadership Scholarship
  • Board of Governors Scholarship for Academic Achievement
  • Ontario Scholar Award for Academic Achievement
  • Introduction to Key Constitutional Concepts and Supreme Court Cases – Certificate, University of Pennsylvania (Coursera)
  • Hamilton District Christian High – Ancaster, ON
    • Ontario Secondary School Diploma – Class of 2020  
  •  First Aid Level C Certification – Canadian Red Cross

 

SKILLS

  • Detail-Oriented
  • Organized
  • Team Player
  • Observant
  • Energetic 

 

AWARDS

Academic Achievement: 

  • Redeemer University / SunLight Foundation Leadership Scholarship
  • Redeemer University Board of Governors Scholarship
  • Ontario Scholar Award

Other Awards:

  • Bay Area Science and Engineering Fair 2016: Bronze Medallion Winner

 

 

  • Updated 1 year ago

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