Carlota Machado

design and studio assistant

  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsFashion Designer - Marketing Executive

Skills

  • Editoria Photography
  • Brand Communications
  • Social Networking

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • AllSaints

    AllSaints

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    • Fashion

Work history

Currently

Graduate Fashion Design

Three Graces London

Feb 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • • Assisting the studio in all the stages of design, production and distribution. • Researching imagery for inspiration, innovative finishing’s and compiling boards for meetings. • Completing technical drawings for the collection using adobe illustrator. • Responsible for dealing with PR, including samples requests, identifying press opportunities and assisting press events. • Coordinate and assist brand photoshoots. • Assist with website and social media administrator, including imagery content, product and stock updates and manage delivery of webshop orders.

2016

Stylist

AllSaints

Nov 2015 - Jan 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • • Provide worthy assistance to each and every customer in-store (Selfridges). • Translating “Look Book” styling to suit the customer’s unique needs. • Actively selling and styling to ensure growth in sales and conversion in-store. • Merchandising of the products in-store.

2015

Graduate Fashion Design

Preen by Thornton Bregazzi

Sep 2014 - Jun 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • • Assisting the head designer using Photoshop and Illustrator by making mock ups of colour ways, fabric options and design ideas. • Assisting the product development manager on technical drawings and specification sheets, lay-plans, print placements, costs and fabrics and trim selection. • General preparation for the SS17 London Fashion week and assisting the marketing team during the event and VIP guest list.

2013

Marketing Assistant

Quiksilver

Dec 2010 - Dec 2013
  • Portugal
  • Full Time
  • • Developed and managed key account marketing business plan, including strategic flagship store development and digital programs. • Gathered and packaged marketing assets for press listings and assisted with editorial. • Planned, organised and co-ordinated brand events and campaigns. • E-commerce coordination: translation, editorial-style content, CRM and social media platforms. • In charge of joint ventures. • Support during high season wholesale.

Education

2017

Certificate in Digital Social Media for Fashion Business

LCF

Jan 2017 - Feb 2017
  • London, United Kingdom

2013

Masters

Faculdade Arquitectura de Lisboa

Sep 2009 - May 2013
  • Lisbon, Portugal

2009

B.des Fashion Design

Faculdade Arquitectura Lisboa

Sep 2006 - May 2009
  • Lisbon, Portugal