As an Office Administrator, Shona is responsible for supporting two Executives and three Senior Level Accountants at Accountants on Main. Shona is a skillful and dedicated assistant with extensive experience supporting Executive level staff with a high degree of efficiency. She is a self-motivated, proactive, detail oriented assistant with a multitude of experience in all capacities of the administration industry.
Shona’s skills include a demonstrated capacity to provide comprehensive support for staff; coordination of travel and the scheduling of meetings, and managing all essential tasks, while at the same time, maintaining excellent communication skills, time management, problem resolution abilities, and a high-level of confidentiality; thus enabling her to prioritize and have a multitude of projects and events on the go. Shona has a solid understanding of administrative practices with excellent computer proficiency in software: Word, Excel, Power Point, Internet & email systems; and also familiar with accounting software: Profile and Caseware and Quickbooks. These skills have enabled her to prioritize, multi-task and work autonomously under minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment.
Prior to her current role, Shona served as an Operations Manager and Human Resource Generalist, sometime juggling the two, in the cellular industry for five years until an acquisition closed the company doors in 2016. Shona joined Accountants on Main in January 2017.
Shona is a jack of all trades with a college diploma in Office Administration specializing in Legal, Human Resources for Small Business Certificate, Lean Six Sigma Certificate, Microsoft Office Specialist Certificate; while still eager to continue to educate herself.
Shona has a love for the outdoors, including sports activities, if she is not in the gym working out or camping with family and friends she is cycling (summer and winter), ice-skating, dogsledding, swimming or out exploring some new adventure.