Since graduating with a Fashion BA(hons) from UCA Epsom, Shannen has immersed herself into the world of fashion with varied roles for upcoming brands as well as releasing her own collections - giving her a diverse set of technical skills and knowledge. Shannen is now however looking for more growth and input as a designer within an established brand.Locked Pro Plan feature
Design & Production Manager 01/08/17 - Present: Assisting brand CEO with production and design process, advising on sampling, contacting manufacturers, creating concept packages including in-depth research, fabric and material sourcing/advising, organisation and spreadsheets for several areas of the brand (manufacturers, photographers), attending regular meeting and fashion shows / trade shows.
In my position as Operations Executive my role and responsibilities range from a wide set of areas from admin to creative. Some of my administrative tasks include liaising via email to clients, manufacturers, professionals, suppliers, photographers as well as creating spreadsheets and procedure notes in order to keep the brand in operation. I am also responsible for arranging meetings and photoshoots. The creative aspects of my role consists of creating concept boards and documents for collection representation and photoshoots, creating full technical packs and running the social media.
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