I am currently working full-time as a Marketing Coordinator at Viktor&Rolf in Amsterdam. Having a huge passion for being creative and exploring new area's made me develop great knowledge and skillset of the fashion industry. Having had the opportunity to work as an assistant designer for Karl Lagerfeld RTW, being a conceptcreator for Foam photography museum and working as a concent developer for Mirror Mirror Magazine makes me an allround creative. Next to that I have always had a great passion for photography which I try to do as much as possible besides my full-time job atm. Take a look at my portfolio website to see my skills.Locked Pro Plan feature
During this role I was responsible for; visual translation of the marketing output, project management, knowing how to translate ideas into workable exhibits, being a part of the print-a-porter event during Foam Fusion festival. For the print-a-porter event I was responsible for creating an idea and making it work for specific budgets and time deadlines. Including space design and marketing.
For i-D I did a freelance project about social media and also did the photography in New York during New York Fashion Week for Maison the Faux. For Team Peter Stighter I do the product photography for Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger.
I worked at the Design and Development department of Karl Lagerfeld in Amsterdam. During this opportunity I had great responsibilities regarding setting up and designing the collection. At Karl Lagerfeld I was responsible for sketching designs in illustrator, selecting the fabrics & trims together with the development team, working with print design and having full responsibilities for developing capsule collections. In the extend to this I made techpacks ready for production with size measurements, fabric, trims and colour details
Being responsible for all shop duties. Employees and administration. Next to that being responsible that targets were met.
Through my educational experience I gained broad knowledge about the fashion industry. During specializations and minors I got into depth knowledge on making, buying and producing a fashion collection. During my minor iNDiViDUALS I gained a valuable understanding of the importance of communication, teamwork, deadlines and time management. Working with different cultures and time zones within the production process thought me how to think problem solving and work efficiently under pressure. As I was responsible for designing and producing the collection and making techpacks production ready. Next to that I was responsible for sourcing fabrics at fairs such as Premier de Vision and Texworld, ordering fabrics and even testing them in the laboratory. With my specialisation I went into depth on buying and sales plans for the collections. I gathered a good understanding in terms of creating collections for commercial purposes. So working with budgets and targets is something I also have experience in.