Lottie E J Thorn

Founding Director and Freelance Consultant

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

LUXURY FASHION & LIFESTYLE. THE ART OF STORYTELLING. EXPERIENCE WITH SMART FASHION, AND BLOCKCHAIN. Branding Marketing Consultant, Project Manager, Creative Director and Stylist, Writer, and Founding Director of Thorn.E London. Charlotte is keen to further her professional development by raising the businesses she works for to a higher level. Challenges motivate in fully achieving set goals, in maximising opportunity and in thinking outside the box.

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Skills

  • Brand Marketing
  • Styling
  • Creative Direction
  • Editorial Writing
  • Digital Storytelling
  • Creative Storytelling
  • Brand Storytelling
  • SEO
  • Web Analytics
  • Copywiting
  • Fashion Buying
  • Trend Analysis
  • Adobe Create Suite
  • Social Media Management
  • Content Creator
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Eccomerce
  • Retail Sales
  • Online Retail
  • Stock Management
  • Fashion
  • Fashion Branding
  • Fashion Concept
  • Fashion Consultant
  • Fashion E-commerce
  • Fashion Editorial
  • Fashion Communication
  • Fashion Business
  • Fashion Brand

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Kurt Geiger Ltd

    Kurt Geiger Ltd

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • N

    Nottingham Trent University

    • C

      Christian Dior

      • Thorn.E London

        Thorn.E London

        • Fashion and Textiles

      Work history

      Currently

      Founding Director

      Thorn.E London

      Jul 2020
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Ferociously embracing the modern era of femininity. Sustainable. Ethical. Made in Italy. Instagram - @Thorn.E_London Luxury Fashion Brand in it’s infancy. Arriving 2021. Copywriting, SEO, Web Design, Marketing Research, Brand Management, Finance, Analytics

      Currently

      Freelance Branding Consultant and Project Manager

      Multiple businesses

      Nov 2019
      • Dubai, United Arab Emirates
      • Freelance
      • Branding Marketing Consultant for Jewellery Brand takeover bid. · Plans for jewellery brand takeover bid’s rebranding included; Website redesign – templates and moodboard to pass on to web developer, Storyboards for Campaigns, Timeline for brand marketing, Email template, Social Media improvements ————————— Branding Partnership & Business Development Manager - all Smart Fashion projects, blockchain based. · Created and managed Telegram channels of projects, with worldwide companies & brands (25+) · Designed both logos and websites for projects · Attended board meetings with associates, Telegram Directors, Fashion Designers, Government Officials, Film Director Based in Dubai, Kiev and Moscow. Brands and companies included - Telegram, FashionTV, Oversz, Cryo, Vivo Barefoot, The biocybernaught institute, Flow research collective, Isha & Sahdguru, Kenkoh, and more ————————— Entity setup Manager Organised new stockists in Dubai of sustainable fashion brands. Based in Dubai.

      2019

      Locations & Sponsorships Scout

      Focus Art Fair

      Apr 2019 - Sep 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Created sponsorships with Laurent Perrier and Searcy’s. Scouted Saatchi and Chelsea Royal Hospital as locations.

      2019

      Assistant Department Manager

      Kurt Geiger Ltd

      Mar 2019 - Nov 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Shoe Department - Fenwick, New Bond Street
 · Improved yearly figures from -5.6% to +17.8% in first month · Compiled reports & brand analysis of last 5 years for Buyers/Director · Floor department expansion & relocation led to increase in sales · Created motivational initiatives for department staff plus personal shoppers, stylists, menswear staff · Liased with Warehouse and Merchandisers regarding stock, and with managers and the area manager · Delivering staff training on a weekly and monthly basis, attend training by brands on new season stock

      2019

      Assistant Branch Manager

      Kurt Geiger Ltd

      Jun 2018 - Mar 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Concession, Topshop Ox St · Increase in sales by 18% on first week, 22% on first month · Requested bag stands for our concession - resulted in bag sale increase by 400%. Bag stands were then sent out to stores & concessions across the UK · Managed team of 15

      2018

      Branch Manager

      Kurt Geiger Ltd

      Nov 2017 - Jun 2018
      • Nottingham, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Concession, Topshop · Increased in store orders by 300% and reduced returns by 70% on LY in first 4 months of role

      2017

      Sales Assistant

      Kurt Geiger Ltd

      Nov 2016 - Nov 2017
      • Nottingham, United Kingdom
      • Part Time
      • Top sales person, and sales person with the highest in-store orders, each month

      2018

      Editorial writing. Fashion, photography & art pieces.

      Elegance is a Virtue

      Sep 2016 - Jul 2018
      • Nottingham, United Kingdom
      • Part Time
      • Self-Run online Blog/Portfolio of Editorial writing - Fashion, photography, industry and art pieces.

      2017

      Academic Course Representitive

      Nottingham Trent University

      Sep 2016 - Jul 2017
      • Nottingham, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Fashion Communication & Promotion

      2016

      Assistant Manager

      Cafe Harlequin

      Oct 2014 - Aug 2016
      • York, United Kingdom
      • Full Time

      2014

      Beauty consultant

      Christian Dior

      Oct 2013 - Aug 2014
      • Manchester, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • · Led brand event, an uplift of 120% in average sales of previous events · Built up a strong clientele list more of than 300 customers, with regular communication about upcoming launches & promotions

      2014

      Brand Ambassador

      Mallzee

      Aug 2013 - May 2014
      • United Kingdom
      • Internship
      • Attended key brand events to promote, liaise with media groups and support with press coverage. Worked online to showcase and elevate the brand.

      Education

      2017

      BA Fashion Communication and Promotion

      Nottingham Trent University

      Sep 2015 - Jul 2017
      • Nottingham, United Kingdom
      • Visual communication of brands through which innovative messages and narratives for products and services are built, for the global fashion and lifestyle industries.

      2015

      Access to HE Diploma in Digital and Creative Media

      York College

      Sep 2014 - Jun 2015
      • York, United Kingdom
      • Projects in digital art, painting, sculpture, mixed media, printmaking, design, and art history. Exploring & experimenting, working towards a subject specialism; Fashion. An individual portfolio, with self-directed briefs and real-life assignments.

      2014

      Fashion Buying and Merchandising

      London College of Fashion, UAL

      Feb 2014 - Jul 2014
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Buying and Merchandising. Trend prediction and seasons. Numeracy and competitor shopping skills. Fashion supply chains. Trade fairs, ready-to-wear and couture shows.

      2014

      BSc Biomedical Science

      University of Sunderland

      Sep 2011 - Jul 2014
      • Sunderland, United Kingdom
      • First Class Honours

      2011

      Sep 2004 - Jun 2011
      • Lancaster, United Kingdom
      • 7 A levels in sciences, maths and more

      Awards

      2020

      Fashion Styling and Image Making

      The Business of Fashion

      • Lucinda Chambers, British Vogue & British Elle.

      2016

      Sustainability in Practice - Fashion

      Sustainability in Practice