ashima kaur

sales assistant

  • LocationHayes, United Kingdom



  • Fashion
  • Marketing PR
  • Apparel
  • Customer Services
  • Design
  • Fabric
  • Management
  • Problem Solving
  • Product Development
  • Sewing
  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word

Work history


Sales Assistant


Jan 2016
  • •Provide every customer with luxury customer service experience •Engage, develop and maintain key relationship with core customers •Maintain stock awareness in all categories to maximise selling opportunity •Ensure VM presentation standards meet company requirements and reflect the brand •Develop personal skills through training provided through Mulberry


Freelance Workshop Assistant

Katherine Elizabeth

Jun 2012 - May 2016
  • •Assisting in teaching how to make fascinators •Giving advice in designing, choosing fabrics and colours and hand sewing the fascinators •Travelling around the country when required •Using your own initiative and helping completing the fascinators within the time


Christmas Temp Confectionery Sales Support Team


Sep 2015 - Jan 2016
  • •Providing each customer with luxury experience •Maximising KPI's - increasing sales with cross selling and up selling techniques •Working part of the team by sharing selling support duties and demonstrating flexibility •Keep stock, stock rooms, till points and fixtures, fittings and merchandising clean and tidy


Fashion Intern


May 2015 - Sep 2015
  • •Cutting Gerber patterns and organising the patterns on the rail •Reporting any issues to pattern cutter and pattern grader •Working closely with the production team •Responsible for ensuring the fabric library is maintained and updated •Preparing collection books for buyers, cutting swatches and updating the books •Quality checking the accessories, garments and helping packaging them for factories •Working closely with buying, production and design team. •Knowledge and understanding of luxury fabrics •Remaining calm under pressure and having an attention for detail


Volunteer Pattern Cutting Assistant

People Tree

May 2013 - Jun 2013
  • •Observing in fittings with the designer, garment technologist and other production team •Helping in copying and amending patterns •Working closely with production and design team •Understanding technical garment issues, fit and sizing


Volunteer Quality Control Assurance Assistant

People Tree

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012
  • •Assisting the QC Manager in measuring production garments •Measuring includes checking buttons, zips, finishes, seams and print quality •Checking the quality of the garments comply to the company standards •Gaining an insight of the issues the company faces in the garment production



Fashion Textile Design

University of Southampton of Winchester School of Arts

Aug 2012 - Jun 2015
  • Fashion


Foundation Diploma in Art Design

Plymouth College of Arts

Jul 2011 - Apr 2012
  • Art & Design



Kett Sixth Form

Aug 2009 - Jun 2011
  • Applied Art & Design



Sprowston High School

Aug 2007 - Jun 2009