Jessica Newall

Marketing Coordinator and Events Responsible

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  • LocationSaint Kilda West, Australia

About me

 

An enthusiastic, conscientious individual; proactive and determined, employs excellent communication skills to build professional relationships, adopting a confident approach when dealing with colleagues and clients alike. Ever-changing environments give me the opportunity to develop my social, communicative, and customer service skills. Hardworking with an extensive knowledge of supporting a sales team. Possessing effective organisational skills and proficiency with administration and practical tasks including planning market research and organising the distribution of literature to helping to put on an event. A Graduate with a BA Honours Degree in Bespoke Tailoring with a highly reliable and meticulous eye for detail that is well respected and regularly called upon by superiors. Employs excellent communication skills to build professional relationships, adopting a confident approach when dealing with colleagues and clients alike. Experience in shop floor protocol, cash-handling, visual merchandising, and back of house procedures including administrative duties such as payroll, numerically astute and comfortable with undertaking financial analysis. I’m an easy going person and have no difficulty conversing with others; able to work using my own initiative or as part of a team. I am a high achiever and I am very enthusiastic about my ambitions in life. Working within H&M UK Head Office as Marketing Coordinator involved varies duties. My main responsibilities were Events Responsible; from organising customer events to private press events such as the Balmain X HM launch party and organising the Elle Style Awards. I also worked on all photo shoots, working alongside magazines such as Vogue, Elle and GQ. I have also helped with the most recent H&M designer collaboration; Alexander Wang, supporting the marketing and press team where I could and was also involved in the organisation of the Elle Style Awards as H&M sponsored this event. This has involved organising different aspects of events from printing to liaising with colleagues, external clients, media and production agencies. I hope to see myself growing within a company and other areas that stem from and are aligned with fashion, enhancing, developing my skills and providing challenges.

Skills

 

  • Fashion
  • Advertising
  • Events
  • Marketing PR
  • Costume Design
  • Design
  • Market Research
  • Communications
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Word
  • Pattern Cutting
  • Digital Print Design
  • Bespoke and Production Tailoring

Work history

2016

Marketing Coordinator & Events Responsible

H&M Hennes Mauritz Ltd UK IE

Jun 2015 - Feb 2016
  • Working within H&M UK Head Office as Marketing Coordinator involved varies duties. My main responsibilities were Events Responsible; from organising customer events to private press events such as the Balmain X HM launch party and organising the Elle Style Awards. I also worked on all photo shoots, working alongside magazines such as Vogue, Elle and GQ. I was also responsible for marketing material for all concepts and media production.

2015

Head Office Administration

H&M Hennes Mauritz Ltd UK IE

Jun 2014 - Jul 2015
  • Working within H&M Support Office as Receptionist included various duties, interacting and supporting office staff, admin, communicating with internal and external over the phone and face to face, problem solving and ensuring the office runs smoothly. This position also requires very high organisational skills and maintaining a very high level of customer service.

2014

Admin Responsible

H&M Hennes Mauritz UK IE

May 2013 - Jul 2014
  • Payroll, banking, back office procedures, key holder and opening of the store.

2013

Head OF Costume & Design

THE Company Theatre Group

Aug 2010 - Jun 2013
  • Head of Design and Manufacture of all costume. Also worked as a dresser during performances.

2013

Sales Associate

H&M Hennes Mauritz UK IE

Nov 2011 - Jun 2013
  • Worked within the H&M concession in Selfridges & Co. Excellent customer service, cashier and style advice. During my employment at H&M Selfridges I received 100% Customer Viewpoint score in Selfridges mystery shopping programme.

Education

2016

Bespoke Tailoring

London College of Fashion

Apr 2016 - Apr 2016
  • A Graduate with a BA Honours Degree in Bespoke Tailoring with a highly reliable and meticulous eye for detail that is well respected and regularly called upon by superiors. Employs excellent communication skills to build professional relationships, adopting a confident approach when dealing with colleagues and clients alike. Able to adopt both production and bespoke techniques alongside pattern making and cutting.

2016

National Diploma in Fashion and Clothing

Chesterfield College

Apr 2016 - Apr 2016
  • Graduated with 3 Distinctions in Fashion and Clothing and awarded for skills in Illustration.

2008

Gcses

King Edwards VII

Aug 2006 - May 2008
  • 8 GCSE’S GRADE A* - C DRAMA (A*) ART AND DESIGN (B) ENGLISH LANGUAGE (B) ENGLISH LITERATURE (B)