•Working on a temporary basis with a multitude of Luxury fashion and beauty brands in retail. •Adapting to ever-changing environments in department stores (Harrods, Harvey Nichols etc) to boutiques. •Brand history and growth awareness is essential and maintaining knowledge of current trends within brands that are represented. •Knowledge of consumer behaviour in luxury markets is essential.
•Creating and adapting Research Degree Student learning environment to an HTML5 supported virtual learning environment for all members of the Research Network •Assisting in strategy management and creation for the Research Network presence online and offline. •Co-ordinating and organising seasonal weeklong symposiums for all Research Network members. •Organising and maintaining weekly workshops with various external speakers and professors. •Supporting the Chair of College Research Degrees sub-committee with minute taking, organisation of bi monthly meetings and paperwork structuring for each meeting. •Monitoring college compliances with Tier-4 international visa student attendance.
•Creating and adapting course content to iPad technology and HTML5 supported VLE for the new Executive MBA in Fashion •Developing and enhancing online presence in terms of social media interactivity for Graduate School courses using Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Flickr and various blogging sites. •Supporting and assisting the organisation of transitions and migrations to new Virtual Learning Environments (VLE) for all Post Graduate courses in London College of Fashion. •Data collection, collation, and formatting for timetabling of courses in the Graduate School. •Teaching introduction workshops in VLE’s, general social media and how to adapt it to teaching and learning for Academics and Administrative staff.
•Writing press releases for Spring/Summer 2013 collections for accessories and ready to wear. •Updating company and designer information on website and social media pages •Editing image bank with new collection using Photoshop •Re-branding social media pages Key Achievement: More knowledge and use of image software and developing new skills in creative writing.
•Working closely with and shadowing managers and directors •Using digital marketing and social media on a daily basis, focusing on B2C marketing. •Market analysis for up to date information on trends and competitors in the industry. •Understanding of how marketing strategies are applied to everyday running of the business was evident through out marketing projects. •Trained to be experienced with more beauty treatments in terms of methods, techniques and knowledge of products and their benefits. •Development of team working skills, with experience at product launches, promotional and press events. •Opportunities to work at events such as London Fashion Week. Key Achievement: The knowledge I have gained in beauty, marketing, PR, advertising, fashion trends, events, and consumer behaviour
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