I am a New Zealander newly relocated to London with experience and education in Industrial Design and Marketing. I have recently completed a temporary assignment at the startup success Deliveroo in London. My previous position was in a design and marketing hybrid role that increased my client networking professionalism and design coordination expertise. I supported various web and email content copywriting and generated digital promotional collateral. I secured important commercial sales to aid achieving monthly targets and generated all specification drawings for the company with the appropriate digital software. My strengths lie in key relationship development, critical analysis and effective service orientation and coordination. I am highly organised and possess the agility to deliver excellent results in fast paced environments. I am perceptive, personable and passionate about what I do. BA in Industrial Design with Honours. Strong conversational French. Interests: startups, food education, kitchen gardens, health, virtual reality innovations, government health policy, gender equality, foreign language, intrepid travel, design, cooking Get in touch: [email protected]
As a Rider Supply Pipeline Manager in one of Deliveroo's key hiring officers; this temporary assignment involved supporting the execution team's weekly supply strategy for target areas across the capital. I used systems including Onboard IQ, Simply Book, Microsoft Office Programs, Slack and Onfido to ensure the process of becoming a Deliveroo Rider was simple for the rider and executed with excellency. The job required impeccable communications skills to liaise and problem solve with a potential Deliveroo Rider applicant through to the Deliveroo Head Office Operations Team.
Douglas and Bec design and manufacture furniture and lighting that is specified for residential and commercial applications. The business has global reach and is well known for it's clean design aesthetic and meticulous craftsmanship. Specifically: - Coordination of traditional and digital marketing strategy including development of key promotional activity for Douglas and Bec - Created and managed content including copywriting and image sourcing for E-commerce site and Douglas and Bec main website - Created product and sale promotional collateral with Adobe Software and CAD (Rhinoceros) - Managed social media channels - Generated current sales terms and conditions, warranty terms and technical product information. - Ensured all product data was consistently up to date and available for clients and suppliers - Prepared all sketches and specification drawings using drafting instruments or computer-aided design software - Conferred with engineering, production, or sales departments, or with customers, to prepare drawings for approval - Modified and refined designs, to conform to customer specifications, production limitations or changes in design trends - Prepared and kept specification drawings updated for all products in current Douglas and Bec range - Coordinated the fabrication of models or samples and the drafting of working drawings and specification sheets from sketches - Actively sold product and managed entire order process to retail and trade clients - Contributed to achieving all monthly and annual sales targets - Managed order process with assigned manufacturers liaising between supplier and relevant persons at Douglas and Bec
Gabby O'Connor is an independent artist and designer who specialises in large scale installations commissioned for specific public spaces. Specifically: - Supporting development of the artwork using any drafting instruments or model making materials - Installing the final artwork eg. Wellington Public Library: Special kiwiana exhibition
Coco Flip is a furniture and lighting design studio. Their products are specified for residential and commercial applications. Specifically: - Prepare sketches, drawings and scale models using drafting instruments, CAD software, material - Support designer on site visits to manufacturing plants. Discussion of existing product progress; new product release craft opportunities - Created promotional material with Adobe Software - Created concepts for company website development via Adobe Software
Project Title: Lightweight Lightweight explores the perception of weight and materiality in archetypical lighting forms. It aims to challenge our engrained expectations of formal elements. The project aims to enhance the first encounter one has with Typically a floor lamp through humour and a pleasant surprise. Link: http://www.red-dot.sg/de/online-exhibition/concept/?code=1190&y=2014&c=9&a=1 http://www.red-dot.sg/de/online-exhibition/concept/?code=1190&y=2014&c=9&a=1