Amy Yates


  • LocationIlford, United Kingdom

About me


• Confident with budget management • People liaison and effective organisational skills with bibles, suppliers and stock. • Extremely confident with both PC’s and Mac’s and have a very good working knowledge of all Microsoft and Adobe software. • Commercial awareness • Confidence • Ability to cope with pressure • Good team working skills • Full, clean driving license; Held for five years



  • Fashion
  • Events
  • Theatre
  • Visual Arts
  • Homes
  • Interiors
  • Lifestyle
  • People
  • Design
  • Excel
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word

Work history


Jul 2013
  • -Organise costumes and actors, managing multiple tasks and prioritising several responsibilities at once -Liaising with multiple departments to create one cohesive outcome that all parties are happy with. -Working in a calm, efficient and organised manner in a pressurised environment.


Freelance Workroom Assistant

National Theatre

Aug 2013 - Dec 2013
  • -Organising the equipment and the costumes -Helping with alterations -Assisting with labelling, packaging and delivering the correct costumes to the right production. -Liaising with very close knit teams.


Buying Intern

War Horse UK Tour

May 2013 - Jun 2013
  • -Understanding the overall design and executing my work to follow -Finding and collecting budget and design friendly options for different characters. -Liaising with the design team, alterations team and cast. -Helping with fittings and allocation of costumes -Organising stock, deliveries and the work environment


Buying Intern

London Olympics 2012 Presentation Team

May 2013 - Jun 2013
  • -Understanding the overall design and executing my work to follow -Finding options to reflect the overall design of the London Olympics -Working within strict sponsorship rules and regulations. -Organising orders and deliveries.


Design Assistant

House of Tammam

May 2011 - Sep 2011
  • -Seamstress -Communicating with fabric suppliers -Liaising with customers and the designer -Assisting with photo shoot styling and bridal fairs



Costume with Performance Design

Arts University Bournemouth

Aug 2010 - May 2013


    Art and Design

    London College of Fashion

    Aug 2008 - May 2009