Shenell Gallimore Poorman

Content Creator & Sample Coordinator

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Projects

Projects credited in

About me

I am an eclectic, hard-working and motivated professional, with a pro-active attitude and hands-on experience within the Fashion industry. With a background in Fashion Media & Promotion, my areas of expertise lie in Marketing & Communications and Creative Media. Inquisitive, passionate and always willing to learn, I am determined to continue, expanding my knowledge, refining my skills and to express my talents. I am constantly evolving, endlessly creating and always ready to meet new challenges.

Skills

  • Art Direction
  • Collaborative Working
  • Sample Coordination
  • Demonstrates Initiative
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Marketing PR
  • Adaptability
  • Project Management
  • Fashion GPS
  • Adobe Creative Suite

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Village Press Ltd

    Village Press Ltd

    • Marketing & PR
  • Adidas Group

    Adidas Group

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • Graduate Fashion Foundation

    Graduate Fashion Foundation

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • GUAP Magazine

    GUAP Magazine

    • Publishing

Work history

Currently

Showroom Coordinator

Village Press Ltd

Sep 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • As a Showroom Intern, I assist the Showroom Coordinator on the over- all showroom and sample management. I am responsible for process- ing and tracking product samples as they move in and out of the show- room. Duties include: • Using GPS to effectively manage samples and oversee all send outs • Dealing with ad-hoc sample requests • Supporting international sample activity and booking couriers • Booking in new season samples and archiving collections • Managing the showroom ensuring it is organised at all times • Creating client press clippings • Assisting on coordination of PR events - SS20 press day and Aries x New Balance launch

Currently

Stock Associate

Abercrombie and fitch

Apr 2017
  • Savile Row, Mayfair, London W1S, UK
  • Full Time
  • My role as a Stock Associate requires maintaining merchandise flow, filling and keeping orderly presentation standards throughout the store and the stockroom. My main responsibilities include keeping the store products in line with the company visual standards at all times and provide exceptional customer service. My key responsibilities include: • Store Replenishment • Ensuring that high standards and effective operations of the stock are maintained by liaising closely with the Sales Associates and Management Team of the store on a daily basis. • Physical stock management / movement and maintaining the effective overall stock flow / storage process • Picking and packing merchandise in a timely and effective manner.

2018

Art Director

Adidas Group

Dec 2018 - Dec 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Art Directing the ‘London’ campaign, I was responsible for concept development and content creation - exploring the themes of London culture, identity and style for Adidas Instagram stories. Duties included: • Researching and mind-mapping project ideas • I assisted on filming and designing artwork for social media content • Overseeing that the visuals of the London talents were aligned with the project briefing and the brands aesthetic and values.

2019

Art Director

GUAP Magazine

Feb 2018 - Jun 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Within my Art Director role I had to ensure that the creative output and content was in line with project objectives and there was consistency across all marketing touch points. • I worked on initial briefs through to delivery stage with Stylists, Editors and clients, to produce projects, organisations of events and the development of magazine content. • Designing the magazine layout and creating artwork for each quarterly issue

2017

Creative Media Intern

House Of Sunny

Feb 2017 - Apr 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • House of Sunny is a Womenswear brand creating everyday stand out staples with a focus on quality and craft. Serving as a Creative intern allowed me to work on various projects for the brand, including London Fashion Week and as well as their AW/18 collections. This creative role allowed me to build and maintain relationships with a network of professionals and work within my creative element. My key responsibilities included: • Designing and maintaining the aesthetic of brand website • Designing Invitations for Press Days • Create and manage social media content • Organising and helping out at the London Fashion Week Festival • Assisting on styling look-book editorial shoot • Communicating with factories and suppliers • Email and design admin data input

2016

Back Stage Dresser

Graduate Fashion Foundation

Jun 2016 - Jun 2016
  • The Old Truman Brewery, London E1, UK
  • Internship
  • Working within a fast and ever-changing environment has forwarded me to work independently and effectively in a team. Being a dresser requires maintaining a calm and professional attitude during high, pressure quick situations, along with great communication skills. My key responsibilities included: • Assisting performers in dressing into costumes and facilitating quick changes • Maintaining assigned dressing rooms • Checking in and reviewing costumes prior to each dress rehearsal and performance

Education

2018

BA(Hons) First Class, Fashion Media and Promotion

University for the Creative Arts

Sep 2015 - May 2018
  • Rochester, United Kingdom

2015

BTEC National Diploma Level 3/extended Diploma in Fashion Clothing

Fashion Retail Academy

Sep 2013 - Jun 2015
  • London, United Kingdom

2013

Level 2 Fashion Retail

Fashion Retail Academy

Sep 2012 - Jun 2013
  • London, United Kingdom