Barry Taylor

Designer Relations & Membership Executive

Level
Junior
Location
United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

I am an extremely hard-working, self motivated and co-operative individual with good interpersonal, creative and organisational skills.

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Skills

  • Print Design
  • Printed
  • Design
  • Product Development
  • Sewing
  • Textile Design
  • Excel
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Communication
  • Sales Administration
  • Wholesale
  • Event Management
  • PA

Companies I’ve worked with

  • British Fashion Council

    British Fashion Council

    • Fashion and Textiles
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    Gareth Pugh

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      OFFICE SHOES

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        Giles Deacon

        Work history

        Currently

        Designer Relations & Membership Executive

        British Fashion Council

        Apr 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time

        2019

        Sales Coordinator

        Roksanda

        Jan 2018 - Apr 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • - Showroom Coordination – London & Paris four times a year & New York twice a year. o Inviting & scheduling appointments with international accounts for all showrooms. o Arranging logistics, travel & accommodation for all showrooms. o Coordinating set-up of all showrooms – hiring models & interns, booking rails & furniture, arranging catering & collaborations, working with the art team on visual installations & general showroom set-up. o Presenting new collections to international accounts and developing professional relationships to continue to grow the brand. - Sales Coordination o Pre-appointment: creating linesheets & RRP lists, converting currencies, updating Zedonk & naming the collection. o Post-Appointment: sending selections, entering, checking & confirming orders, updating order trackers, sending out order confirmations & press packs to stockists. o Managing a weekly trade report of key account’s sell-through. o Circulating weekly stock lists & any new press coverage to stockists. o Managing in-season re-orders, swaps, faulty returns and asset & sample requests. o Creating, circulating & presenting new season training packs in-store to retail staff. o Checking & analysing online retailer’s pricing & tracking deliveries to key accounts.

        2018

        Office Manager

        Roksanda

        Apr 2017 - Mar 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • - PA to the CEO & assisting the Creative Director on a regular basis. - Assisting all teams in peak-periods, such as coordinating styling & casting days prior to LFW, assisting front & back of house at LFW and coordinating wholesale showrooms & press appointments. - Maintaining a pleasant work environment & team morale, ensuring high levels of organisational effectiveness, in communication and safety, including coordinating team building events. - Managing reception duties – such as switchboard, couriers, visitors, facilitating meetings and the company-wide schedule. - Managing general office maintenance & upkeep, including building contracts & external contractors. - Managing both office & remote storage units. - Assisting with HR matters as & when required. - Managing all matters relating to Health & Safety - Managing office supplies & equipment.

        2017

        Showroom Intern

        Roksanda

        Jan 2017 - Mar 2017
        • Paris, France
        • Internship
        • I worked in the Roksanda showroom in Paris for a week, for Pre-Fall 17, assisting in the set-up of the showroom, as well as visual merchandising, model dressing and studio maintenance. Pre Fall 17: 19th-26th of January 2017 Autumn WInter 17: 2nd-9th of March 2017

        2017

        Studio Intern / Styling Assistant

        Alison Conneely

        Sep 2016 - Mar 2017
        • Dublin, Ireland
        • Internship
        • Working on a collection commissioned by the National Museum of Decorative Arts. Undergoing tasks such as hand stitching, embroidery, cutting patterns and customising shoes. Assisting on photoshoots and styling projects.

        2016

        Studio Intern

        Gareth Pugh

        Aug 2016 - Sep 2016
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • Over a six week period at Gareth Pugh, I undertook tasks such as garment embellishment, accessory production and garment finishing and alterations as well as assisting in the maintenance of studio. I also worked backstage at London Fashion Week for the Gareth Pugh SS17 show.

        2015

        Student Intern

        Giles Deacon

        Jun 2015 - Sep 2015
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • Student Intern for three months in the run up to London Fashion week, Tasks: - Embroidering and fraying samples - Finishing final garments for Fashion Week - Dyeing fabrics for corsets and zips - Cutting and sewing lace for a custom wedding gown - Administration work for deliveries and public relations - Fabric sourcing and studio errands - Fashion Week preparation and working backstage

        2015

        Christmas Sales Assistant

        OFFICE SHOES

        Nov 2014 - Jan 2015
        • Dublin, Ireland
        • Full Time
        • - Assisting customers in buying shoes - Retrieving various shoe sizes for the customer to try on - Answering customer queries and checking stock - Restocking shelves and maintaining the store and stockroom appearance

        2014

        Christmas Sales Assistant

        schuh

        Nov 2013 - Jan 2014
        • Dublin, Ireland
        • Full Time
        • - Welcoming customers to the store - Looking after customer queries and requests - Advising customers on purchases and the returns policies - Restocking shelves and cleaning the store and stockroom throughout the day

        Education

        2016

        Aug 2013 - May 2016
        • Dublin, Ireland
        • Specialised in screen printing, digital printing and dyeing

        2013

        Completed Leaving Certificate Examinations

        Carrigallen Vocational School

        Aug 2007 - May 2013
        • Ireland