Sadie Albuquerque

Project Manager

  • LocationUnited Kingdom



  • Account Management
  • Administration
  • Assistant
  • Email Handling
  • Office Management
  • PA
  • Project Management
  • Reception
  • Excel
  • Office
  • Powerpoint
  • Word

Work history


PA & Studio Manager


Nov 2013 - Mar 2016
  • Full Time
  • ?- Co-ordination and management of diaries for two Directors -? Management of international and domestic travel itineraries ?- Ran 2 weekly project meetings -? Preparation of client presentations, correspondence and proposals ?- Desktop research and image sourcing ?- Proof checking artwork and client presentation documents ?- Co-ordination of complex client interview schedules and brand workshops -? Management of all external service providers including IT, alarm, fire, cleaning ?- Acted as first point of contact for clients including answering the telephone ?- Organised staff social events and in-house catering ?- Inputting of timesheets, expenses, raising purchase orders and creating job numbers


Team Assistant

Brixton East 1871

Jun 2012 - Nov 2013
  • Freelance
  • Brixton East 1871 is a venue which curates exhibitions, screenings, pop ups, plays and creative workshops. I worked on projects within the venue and also assisted the Director with additional retail and events projects on a freelance basis, working with clients such as Channel 4, Cath Kidston and Avoca for John Lewis - Provided practical and administrative assistance during projects -? Assisted in setting up and following styling guidelines for exhibition stands, events, pop up shops and concessions ?- Ordered and sourced materials and props


Sales Assistant

Cath Kidston

May 2010 - Jul 2011
  • Full Time
  • - Involved in the Leeds store set up. Worked with Head Office to understand the objectives of the brand experience - Experience gained in POS -? Replenished stock, advised customers, wrapping service, visual merchandising -? Exceeded targets as a team and won an award at the ‘Leed?s Retail Awards’ -? I achieved 100% for a mystery customer shopper assessment


Merchandising & Replenishment


Dec 2011 - Jan 2011
  • Full Time
  • - Responsible for implementing requests from Head Office ?- Followed visual merchandising guidelines ?- Replenishment and ordering of stock



Art and Design

University of Leeds

Sep 2009 - Jun 2012
  • Modules: painting, photography, drawing, digital motion and film making, art history and styling ? Degree show: I undertook a research project called ‘New Territories’ in which I explored a place that was alien to me in both its geography and culture.