Join The–Dots

Madeline Halifax

Team Leader Sales Advisor

  • Create New List

Join our Pro Plan to message Madeline

You can only message people who are following you. If you’d like to message this person, simply join our Recruiter Pro Plan.


Are you sure?

Do you really want to delete project Non clothing merchandising?

About me

I am a reliable, motivated and enthusiastic person. I am always looking for opportunities to continuously improve my skills and drive my development. I have a BA (Hons) Business and Psychology degree, receiving a 2:1; however, I have always had an interest in working in a more creative industry. I have worked a PR intern with Olivia Rubin London; this involved contacting publications regarding press opportunities, assisting preparations for a press day for A/W12 collection, trend and promotion research and managing press samples. Previously I have completed a fashion PR intern at Sam Forest PR. During this time I developed my administrative skills, telephone skills and use of Microsoft programmes. My main responsibilities included; replying and liaising with clients via email, over the telephone and face-to-face, delivering samples to press companies, creating and editing databases and organising and filing documents. I was involved in the organisation of a new designers show at 'Vauxhall Fashion Scout' part of London Fashion Week. I contacted potential attendees and assisted in creating a guest list and at the show actively participated in assuring a smooth running of the event. I have several years of fashion retail experience progressing to my current position as to team leader within a large, busy high street store, as I enjoy being proactive and taking on more responsibility to have a more varied and challenging role. This role involves; customer service (face-to-face and via the telephone), supporting managers in the day-to-day running of the store, managing the team members, delegating tasks and acting as a communicator between management and staff, for example preparing the daily figures and daily news/feedback/best sellers for team briefing. I have been involved in recruitment and training of staff. I have managed departments within the store, currently I manage the non-clothing departments, responsible for making commercial decisions by analysing reports to meet weekly targets, visual merchandising and stock management. I have administrative skills from previous internship positions; I am competent using various Microsoft programmes, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint. I would appreciate any necessary training for the position. I have excellent communication skills from working with and managing a large team.


  • Fashion
  • Marketing PR
  • Excel
  • Office
  • Powerpoint
  • Word

Work history


Team Leader Department Specialist


Mar 2009
  • Full Time
  • Customer service on shop floor and via telephone Support managing the team Responsible for non clothing department; being commercial, visually creative and stock management



BA (Hons) Business and Psychology

Kingston University

Sep 2005 - Jun 2008
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 2:1


A Level

Norwich City College

Sep 2003 - Jun 2005
  • Business studies C Textiles C Art D



Wymondham High School

Sep 1998 - Jun 2003
  • Wymondham, UK
  • 11 GCSEs A*-C