• Samantha W
  • Personal and Executive Assistant, Event Manager, Yoga and Pilates Instructor
  • Last/current workplace: Teneriffe Yoga (Studio Co-Owner)
  • 50 years old from The Gap, QLD

Introduction

I am an event organiser, yoga teacher & previous business owner with a multitude of skills and experience. I am a problem solver and love being part of a team/company that believes in excellence and making a difference in people’s lives. I love life and bring my diverse skills, excitement and willingness to learn everywhere I go.

Employment History

  • Teneriffe Yoga (Studio Co-Owner)

    • May 2019 - Mar 2020
    • After teaching yoga in a variety of studios until mid-2019, I took over an existing yoga studio with a business partner. • We shared all areas of the management responsibilities of running the business (teaching classes, maintaining the class booking system, using the accounting system, marketing, social media etc). • We built a community of loyal members and ran between 10 and 20 classes per week. • We partnered with other wellness and personal development educators and ran workshops. • Due to changes to the lease agreement, we will close the studio on 04/04/20.
  • Aurizon

    • Sep 2008 - Mar 2018
    • Aurizon is an ASX top 50 company and I started in 2008 as Personal Assistant in 2008 in Queensland Rail/QR National. • My role for the last 2 years was Executive Assistant in Investor Relations. • I directly supported the Investor Relations Manager with diary and email management. • I coordinated and ran the half and full year results announcements, arranged and scheduled all corresponding domestic and international road shows. • I organised all investor relations meetings with the CEO, CFO and executive team. • I maintained the investor relations database, produced reports and contributed to the investor presentations.

Skills

  • Planning
  • Yoga
  • Diary Management
  • General Office Duties
  • Event Coordinator
  • Microsoft Office
  • Personal Assistant
  • Teaching
  • Staff Management and Supervising
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Communication Skills

Education History

  • TAFE current

    Associate Diploma Information Technology
  • Yoga Teacher Training current

    200 hours teacher training in: Hatha - 2012 Budokon - 2018 Anusara - 2018