Fun spirited, outgoing, passionate, style obsessed 20-something with 3+ years experience in luxury retail. Strengths include sales and administrative work. Looking to kick-start my career in merchandising and/or buying within the fashion industry. Currently seeking MAA or BAA opportunities in London (I am a dual EU/US citizen so relocation is no issue!). I gain inspiration from all over but mostly from blogs, tumblr, instagram and my surroundings. My dream company to work for would be ASOS because I admire their work ethic, their selection of merchandise and how they are changing the international fashion scene. Please don't hesitate to reach out to me; email is best: [email protected]
Provide administrative duties in a fast-paced, guest-focused pressurized environment. Assist with sales, returns and inventory control processes. Partner with other departments (operations, merchandising and logistics) to maintain back office, inventory, merchandise & POS management, as well as overall store appearance. Maintain awareness of different seasons, key fashion trends, and product knowledge of the brand, and maintain awareness of store and company-wide sales targets.
Worked in the women's and bp shoes department within a team to drive personal sales and client base by two-fold, and consistently exceed department's monthly sales goals. In addition, each month our team was top five in the company for number of Nordstrom Fashion Rewards opened, exceeding past year's numbers. Responsible for handling sales transactions using electronic point of sale system and daily department maintenance tasks such as stock assignment & management, re-merchandising, display, markdowns and light cleaning. Dealt with all aspects of customer services and sales within one of the biggest fashion retailers.
Chicago based luxury womenswear RTW designer. Assisted with sourcing, planning & layout of flagship, maintained excel and google drive spreadsheets, and performed research and special tasks at request of the designer.
Additional coursework in pre-medicine studies Completion of senior capstone paper, entitled "“The World Is A Pregnant Woman” : Investigating the Clinical and Socioeconomic Factors of Obstetric Fistulas in Islamic Northern Nigeria from a Historical and Contemporary Perspective." Activities: Muslim Cultural Student Association, African Student Association, Dance Marathon, Northwestern Memorial Hospital Volunteer, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Research Assistant, Work Study.