I am a highly motivated marketing and events professional seeking a new and exciting career within the events management industry. Having moved to London in February, I have been working for a leading Digital Marketing agency where my role covered various aspects of advertising and B2B Sales. Prior to this, I have experience working in events in Mauritius where I managed two high profile exhibitions where I was involved in all aspects from conception through to completion. Gregarious and confident, I am keen to develop my skills in an exciting new career within event management or marketing.
Working for this specialist privately owned Digital Agency in London; I was tasked with maximizing our client base through traditional sales methods. My role would involve all aspects of the sales cycle from the initial cold call, to face to face presentations followed by issuing proposals. I was also tasked with driving actions for process improvement, efficiency and productivity across the business. Client portfolio: - Burberry - Samsung - UBS
As an ex Tennis Pro I enjoyed spending 3 years during my studies working part time as a tennis coach for one of South Africa’s leading Tennis schools.
This was a one year contract working for the leading French cosmetic brand and the leading direct selling company in Mauritius. Working as part of their marketing and communication team, my role involved several tasks in assisting the marketing manager, including the following: Plan, develop and implement effective marketing communication campaign by making use of the full marketing mix Propose promotional budgets, check sales statistics, 7 Ps Assist the team for the elaboration of the monthly promotional catalogue and provide recommendation Provide market insights to top management regarding competitors Assist in the production of ongoing competitor analysis and reporting, with particular reference to price, presentation and promotion Assist in the elaboration of customer satisfaction survey and provide recommendations Implement an effective customer service plan in order to achieve customer satisfaction Involve in the research of market trends and customer behaviour analysis Coordinate with Yves Rocher France to align with their marketing plan Assist in the visual merchandising of the shops to align with the Yves Rocher France requirements Organise daily and monthly meetings with team leaders and ambassadors
After finishing school, I was given the opportunity to work on a major event where I was part of a close nit team, with a capacity of 1000+ attendees. This gave me a unique insight into the world of events whilst honing my communication and organizational skills. Brave Art was a major art exhibition, which attracted the luxury niche market of Mauritius, followed by a concert with Mauritius’ best artists. I was heavily involved in the following tasks: Concept design and theme Design of marketing material and approach to advertising Design and layout of the venue, bars, shops and creation of decoration Budget setting and finance control Social media marketing Coordination of the events throughout the night Finding musicians and organising of their schedules Welcoming of guests and ensuring both events ran smoothly, from beginning to end
CIM accredited degree
French Baccalaureat in Marketing and Finance