Romain Camus

Project Manager / Retail Operations

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
-

Projects credited in

About me

Competent operations manager with track record in consumer products and fashion. Passionate about design, current trends and customer experience.

Skills

  • Events
  • Marketing PR
  • Branding
  • Homes
  • Interiors
  • Lifestyle
  • Design
  • Events PR
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Management
  • Executive
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Creative Thinking
  • Excel
  • Office
  • Fashion

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Boiler Room

    Boiler Room

    • Music
  • Beyond Retro

    Beyond Retro

    • Retail
  • Rapha

    Rapha

    • Retail
  • F

    Full Fat PR

    Work history

    Currently

    Contributor

    Champ Magazine

    Jan 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • London Contributor for Champ Magazine @champ_magazine

    2020

    Project Manager

    Proud Events

    Feb 2020 - Sep 2020
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • ● Led the development of new business proposals. ● Managed projects and delivered them from leading design, production, operations and business management. ● Managed e-commerce websites specialising in merch products for clients in music and events industries.

    2019

    Jan 2019 - Nov 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • ● Leading the development of seasonal collection of products and clothing. ● Built the team of textile and graphic designers around project brief and market trends. ● Audited retail operations and ecommerce website to improve the existing structure. ● Assisted negotiation of global distribution deal with Italian based distribution partners. ● Procured and managed multiple supply chains in throughout African region and managed final production of products.

    2018

    Apparel Manager

    Boiler Room

    Jan 2018 - Oct 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • ● Developed a new brand strategy and business model to grow the newly launched apparel offering. ● Managed PPC (Google AdWords) and social media campaigns using ROI analysis and AB testing. ● Increased revenue by opening new sales channels and applying marketing tools (wholesale, seeding, paid marketing, online). ● Managed pop-up stores at events and festivals (logistic, installation and sales). ● Quarterly reports to Finance Director on sales, stock value and P&L. ● Oversaw and briefed design team on new projects. ● Analysing large customer data sets from all touch points to form insights into development of targeted product range. ● Built and maintained relationships with suppliers and worked with external brands on collaborations. ● Set up and implemented production and inventory software to increase accuracy and reduce time spent on creating financial reports.

    2018

    Retail & Marketing Consultant

    Mission Workshop

    Jun 2017 - Jan 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • ● Scouted locations and negotiated lease. ● Project managed shop fit-out and installation, including furniture and visual display production to meet budget. ● Produced events including Launch Party, Q&A, exhibitions and club night with partners (Schoeller, Santa Cruz, Nonsense). ● Reviewed store performance and advised on retail operations. ● Worked on business strategy to grow the brand in the European market.

    2017

    Retail Procurement and Production Manager

    Rapha

    Jun 2016 - Nov 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • ● Managed global procurement for all new openings and existing stores for lighting, furniture, kitchen, coffee equipment, audio video, alarm, surveillance and POS display across US, APAC, EU markets. ● Built and maintained partnerships with suppliers and brands to standardised equipment. ● Oversaw production of visual displays and furniture for permanent and popup stores. ● Reported and managed all spending from procured items into capex budget. ● Reviewed all construction packs from 3rd party design agency to make sure drawings were consistent and in line with procurement schedule.

    2014

    Retail Operations Assistant

    Opening Ceremony

    Dec 2012 - Jan 2014
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Part Time

    2017

    Director & Founder

    One Good Deed Today

    Jun 2012 - Jan 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • OGDT was built on the idea that every detail makes a difference, acknowledging the importance of material objects in our society, yet firmly believing that “materialism” does not need to be a negative word. The shop/coffee shop served as a platform to showcase innovative young brands and designers who are pushing boundaries. ● Project managed the refurbishment of a 5-storey building housing OGDT store & recording studio. ● Worked with award winning “E2 architecture” practice to deliver a sustainable refurbishment. ● Collaborated with Nice To Be Nice design studio on shop-fit out (design, sourcing & production). ● Delivered the premises ready for health & safety inspection (alarm, fire alarm, CCTV, PAT test, public liability). ● General management, buying, accounting, payroll and maintenance of premises. ● Hosted events for Copson London, Matter x London Design Festival, NTS Radio, Converse, Rita’s Dining, Jamie XX and Young Turks recording. Press http://www.freundevonfreunden.com/workplaces/romain-camus-alev-lenz/ http://www.wallpaper.com/travel/uk/london/shops/one-good-deed-today

    2012

    Retail Operations Manager

    Beyond Retro

    Nov 2010 - Oct 2012
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time

    2010

    Operations Manager

    14 Bike Co

    Mar 2010 - Nov 2010
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time

    2010

    Retail Operations Assistant and Inventory Manager UK

    American Apparel

    Jun 2009 - Feb 2010
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time

    2009

    Back Of House Manager

    American Apparel

    Apr 2007 - May 2009
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time