I am currently working for a small Melbourne based fashion designer as front of house to their shop as well as assistant to the designer and director of the company. My main roles vary day to day with different tasks and goals set by myself and the director. I deal heavily with business tasks learning how to deal with wholesalers and a variety of different businesses on a daily basis. My main daily tasks involve being on the shop floor whilst still be able to multi task with other jobs that i have been assigned. on the shop floor I look after customer learning what they want and building relationships with customers, I also deal with sales, ecommerce and Visual merchandising the store.
Most recently I worked in a designer retail store ensuring that the daytoday operation of the shop is efficient and effective, with the aim of bringing in the maximum profit possible. I worked for Issey Miyake for three years, starting as a sales assistant and working my way up to a supervisor position. Main Duties: • Achieving sales driven targets • Assisting with monthly, weekly and daily sales targets • Customer interaction with individual customer base and after sales relationship with customers • One to one customer styling • Providing excellent product knowledge to staff and customers • Visual Merchandising window and shop floor • Stock room duties including stock check, deliveries and replenishment • Working within and occasionally managing a small team, building wider relations with other stores, concessions and head office • Ecommerce, dealing with the internet stock orders and queries made by email • Staff training
After completing a three month internship with Flair talent, I was offered a parttime position of 45 days a week depending on business requirements. I gained a great deal of office experience within this type of role. I managed both the promotional models account and the new faces account as well as dealing with both potential and returning clients. The role was fast paced and varied, involving model selection, client interaction, understanding and knowledge of job briefs and requirements. Whilst I was there I also created a new computer filing application, including template forms, spreadsheets, and word documents. Main duties: • Management and organisation of the model database • Using Office Outlook, Excel, Word, Photoshop and Power Point • Answering the office telephone, and making calls to models & clients • Answering email enquiries and putting together emails about upcoming jobs • General office administration, including filling, photocopying and data entry. • Booking models for jobs • client liaison
Business Studies, Media studies, English Literature
Fashion retail- styling, fashion history, visual merchandising, marketing, PR, Merchandising, Buying
Maths, English, Double Science, Art, Textiles, French, Statistics + pass in ICT