As acquisition coordinator I was part of the Sefa Research Project committee. Within this role I was responsible for developing the acquisition strategy and ensuring that it is implemented successfully, as well as providing participating student consultants with trainings from top consulting agencies.
Conducted research and developed online content. Topics included: the integration of sustainability within design and fashion courses in education globally, recent efforts and achievements of the companies’ clients and sustainable fashion business practices. Assisted in hosting networking events.
Researched competitors’ price points, analyzed most cost-effective options for sustainable manufacturing options through for example outsourcing production Sourced fabrics and trimmings: liaised with international fabric mills and manufacturers, attended trade fairs, explored and developed options for sponsorship Liaised with stockists and ensured orders arrived timely Recorded accounts, responsible for payments and set up accounting strategy Prioritized and delegated tasks to interns
Conducted market research on international retailers and assisted in setting up a branding strategy Developed content ideas for social media in order to increase online presence Analyzed potential client bases in the Netherlands
Assisted the sales staff with organizing the showroom, displaying merchandise and receiving buyers Coordinated 3 interns and allocated tasks
Enhanced customer experience through assessing customer needs, advising on product range and finding a perfect customer-product fit Worked with daily sales targets Received deliveries and replenished shop floors
Nike, Adidas, Reebok, Puma, New Balance and more.
Digital Marketing & Analytics, Digital Business Innovation, Branding for Startups
Graduation Topic: The potential of blockchain technology in the fashion supply chain Grade: 9.5