Ericka Foster
erickaworks@gmail.com
804.874.3418
linkedin.com/in/erickafoster/

Skills
• Client Relations • Research and interviewing • Monitoring and analyzing metrics • Writing, Editing, Proofreading
• Newsletter creation • Employee Communications • HTML Coding

Communications Analyst, Accenture
July 2016 – Present

  • Strategically utilize intranet, email communications, and internal social media tools to disseminate project information and promote employee engagement
  • Redesigned weekly newsletter to attract broader readership
  • Work directly with senior level executives to create weekly project-based newsletter
  • Maintain internal social media tools to encourage engagement
  • Develop and execute a monthly citizenship campaign
  • Created videos that highlight organizational values
  • Proofread project management documentation and contracts
  • Create corresponding graphics for written communication

Marketing and Public Relations Chair, Financial Literacy Coalition of Central Texas
January 2015 – December 2017

Freelance Writer, Marketer, Social Media Manager October 2001-February 2014

  • Successfully developed communications solutions for clients according to identified target audiences and desired outcomes;
  • Researched, wrote, and submitted articles in accordance with target delivery dates
  • Built social media following by creating regular, original content for blogs, Facebook and Twitter
  • Made daily updates to www.edreform.org
  • Wrote articles profiling high-profile executives for Who’s Who in Black Charlotte
  • Wrote health and fitness articles for Charlotte Health and Fitness Magazine

Education    

Bachelor of Science Degree, Marketing, University of Maryland – College Park