Annie Elizabeth Lord

Cash Office Associate / Student

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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About me

Currently seeking part-time roles within administration and customer service in the luxury industries. A Fashion PR and Communication student at London College of Fashion, who is eager to impress, succeed, be deemed efficacious and constructive to every company that she work with. Seeking opportunities within the luxury and PR sectors, and full-time graduate/intern roles from June 2018 onwards

Skills

  • Adobe Create Suite
  • Microsoft Office
  • Social Meda Strategy
  • Fashion/retail/luxury
  • Writer
  • Photography
  • PR
  • Admin

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Ralph Lauren

    Ralph Lauren

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • T

    The White Swan Inn

    • C

      Club Monaco

      • P

        POPS

        Work history

        Currently

        Cash Office Associate

        Ralph Lauren

        Aug 2016
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • • Creation of official in store documents for the use of training, HR and internal communications. • Creation and development of financial reports for the Ralph Lauren European financial and sales teams. • Assisting with the development of innovative in store systems, and training sessions to improve the working life of colleagues and the brand experience for customers. • Representing Ralph Lauren at in store private events such as the Closing of Wimbledon, and Tatler’s ‘Little Black Book Party’ styling sessions. • Frequently assisting with the technical problems, and being a primary source for IT help within the store. • Assisting with cash office duties, including reports, banking and cash handling in large amounts. • Replenishment of the shop floor, Stock room upkeep, processing of deliveries and transfers. • Assisting with asset protection team to keep track of products and discrepancies - using Sysblon and GUI programmes. • Clienteling; collecting contact details from customers and then liaising with them regularly, forming a relationship with these customers, inviting to see our new collections with a personal shopping session.

        2016

        Marketing Manager

        POPS

        Jan 2016 - May 2016
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • The worlds first champagne ice popsicle Premium Ice Popsicles - Generating content for Social Media and press purposes, including --- Photography --- Graphic Design --- Stop Motion images/Videos --- Image editing - Building a 12 month Social Calendar, generating and scheduling content to Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. - Running of social media profiles, including Instagram, Twitter and Facebook, through hootsuite. - Assisting in the creation and management of marketing initiative and partnerships. - Managing press releasing, journalist relationships and press outreach - Handling luxury/retail brand relationships, social media drops, bloggers and event business development. - Assisting with and handling miscellaneous sales, new business and account management. - Event support, through attendance and activations

        2015

        Aug 2014 - Dec 2015
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • -Sales; reaching/overachieving individual and team targets. Contributing to the daily, weekly, monthly and overall yearly budgets and targets. - Clientelling; collecting contact details from customers and then liaising with them regularly, inviting to see our new collections with a personal styling session. - Replenishment of the shop floor, Stock room upkeep, processing of deliveries and transfers. - Styling - booked appointments with clients or with people who are new to the brand and/or looking for inspiration and to expand their wardrobes for events, or in general. - Reports - Compiling information for reports on the days trade and customers for reads throughout the day and for a large detailed report at the end of every day. Also for a more detailed report at the end of each week to give an overview to our trade and to set targets for the following week. -Walk throughs - taking mangers and personnel from head office (London and sometimes New York) through our shop floor explaining the trade generated in each zone, what pieces are doing well and why I believe so. Showing pieces that i personally like and also those i dislike and why, giving suggestions based on customer feedback as to what could be improved. - Conference calls - partaking in conference calls with our offices in London and New York, and our other stores in London. Discussing transfers and any problems we are currently having in terms of stock and back-office. -Visual Merchandising - changing the shop floor for different collections and mannequin looks.

        2014

        Receptionist

        The White Swan Inn

        Oct 2013 - May 2014
        • Pickering YO18, UK
        • Full Time
        • Receception - Customer relations, establish a good rapport with customers (before, during and after their stay), making hotel reservations, processing payments (of both small and large amounts), sorting post, checking customers into and out of the hotel. Arranging paperwork for both customers and staff, administration. Preparing data for forecasting. Duty Manager (trainee) - Organising and allocating staff members responsibilities for each shift, being the primary point of contact for customers during afternoon and evening dining services. Cashing up and preparing the cash floats for each shift.

        Education

        Currently

        BA(Hons) Fashion Public Relations and Communication

        London College of Fashion, UAL

        Oct 2014
        • London, United Kingdom
        • • Final major project - Creation and development of a 12 month PR campaign for a luxury brand • Dissertation - A look into how women are represented in British press Society/Party pages • Cultural & Historical Studies • Understanding the Fashion Brand • Creative Media Platforms • Crisis and Reputation Management • Professional Development (Placement and review) • Research Methods for Media • Strategic Communication Planning

        2013

        Level 3 Extended National Diploma in Performing arts (Musical Theatre)

        York College

        Sep 2011 - Jul 2013
        • York, United Kingdom
        • Grade Achieved: Distinction, Distinction, Distinction

        2011

        Sep 2004 - Jul 2011
        • Pickering YO18, UK
        • A- Levels: English Language & Literature, Psychology, Drama & Theatre Studies, General Studies As-Levels: Critical Thinking GCSE: 11 A-C grades

        Awards

        2010

        Singing Grade 5

        ABRSM