Emily Dickinson

Sales Assistant

  • LocationEpsom, United Kingdom

About me


- Confident and creative Fashion Management and Marketing graduate looking for an entry level role in Editing or Digital Marketing. - A keen interest in social media and technology. Experience with a variety of platforms: InDesign, Photoshop, Wordpress, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and standard office suites on both Mac and PC - Passionate about fashion makeup and makeup for performance and media, stemming back to my love of art and design - Excellent at team work and communication after a great amount of drama training and group presentations to tutors and industry members - Avid traveller, writer and coffee drinker



  • Fashion
  • Marketing PR
  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Fine Art
  • Customer Services
  • Creative
  • Problem Solving
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Excel
  • Indesign
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word

Work history


Sales Assistant

Monsoon Accessorize

Aug 2014
  • Customer service is always at the heart of the job. Other duties include: implementing company VM; replenishing stock; voicing promotions and encouraging online sales via the company iPads. I left the company November 2015, prioritising my 3rd year studies for my degree, however I have recently returned as a Summer Temp.


Marketing Intern

Paul’s Boutique

Mar 2015 - May 2015
  • Alongside individual projects, daily roles included: curating and editing content for the blog and social media; competitor analysis; generating promotional ideas; sourcing materials; researching locations for events and assisting the creative team on video and photo shoots.


Visual Merchandising Intern

Peter Jones, John Lewis

Mar 2015 - Apr 2015
  • Working in a team environment and sharing the load (often literally). From selecting stock and dressing mannequins to working in the windows and creating original displays for a private event, tasks were always varied.


Volunteer Assistant at Sample Sale


Aug 2014 - Sep 2014
  • Work involved: manual labour, setting up and clearing out the venue (The Music Room); meeting customers‘ demands; general upkeep of tidiness and tackling any other requests set by my managers.


Sale Support Team


Jun 2014 - Jul 2014
  • Organisation and accuracy whilst working quickly and under pressure were essential. Working for Next at such a peak period for the company offered me an intensive and accelerated insight into fashion retail.


Bar Work

Newthorn Recruitment

May 2014 - Jun 2014
  • A day of working on my feet in a fast paced environment, attending to the 50,000 people enjoying the Kasabian gig at Summer Solstice in Leicester's Victoria Park. Working accurately and with a smile on my face was key. I used my initiative and went the extra mile when problems arose.


Shop Assistant

Melbourne News

May 2010 - Sep 2013
  • My responsibilities included: maintaining a friendly and positive attitude for the customers; constant awareness of merchandise and stock control; general organisation; handling large amounts of cash and problem-solving. I was frequently assigned sole responsibility for the shop in absence of my managers, as I was exceptionally well trusted.



Fashion Management and Marketing

University for the Creative Arts

Aug 2013 - Mar 2016



    Artwork Exhibited

    • at Melbourne Festival and Assembly Rooms Derby