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Personal Details

DATE OF BIRTH                           : 14 August 1993

IDENTITY NUMBER                   : 9308140209089

NATIONALITY                              : South African

LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY     : Home Language - English

Summary

I am a highly motivated recent fashion design graduate who has a great sense of work ethic and efficient ability of managing and completing tasks in order to obtain the best possible results. I have the ability to communicate in a welcoming and professional manner and I have a driving force to succeed and always better myself. My involvement in a variety of sporting and cultural activities have resulted in my assertive leadership skills,thorough sense of organisation and critical attention to detail.

Work History

Feb 2016Present

Casual Work

The Tea Merchant, CaraMia & Little Mouse

The Tea Merchant

Working as a casual sales assistant consists of working mostly at the Sandton Pop-Up Shop serving and advising customers on the various tea types by giving them information on what the teas consist of and what the prices. I also assist with making the teas for the customers to test as well as promote special offers. In addition to working at Sandton I also help at other various events including the Ted Baker London Launch.

CaraMia

For a short period of time I have been helping CaraMia during one of their biggest sales which consists of me helping customers with products as well as informing them of prices as well as answering any possible questions they may have on the product. I am mainly there to give a helping hand and watch the floor.

Little Mouse

I have worked for little mouse mainly as a promoter for big events such as Mama Magic and Sarcda. This consisted of informing customer about the products that little mouse imports from around the world and how the products are of superior quality.

Jun 2015Feb 2016

Sales Assistant/Personal Assistant/Events/Training

The Tea Merchant

Working as a sales assistant at The Tea Merchant consisted of serving and advising customers on the various tea types by giving them information on what the teas consist of and what the prices are and then taking payment. I also assisted with making the teas for the customers to test as well as promote special offers. In addition to that I handled complaints or pass them on to my manager and assisted the manager with cash up and banking and other various admin work. Apart from my sales assistant responsibilities, I was the personal assistant to the franchise owner, which consisted of helping her maintain and manage her stores as well as other franchise owners. I also managed a pop-up store that takes place once a month in Sandton and I often trained new staff.

Feb 2015Jun 2015

Sales Assistant

MANGO

Work as a sales assistant consisted of serving and advising customers and helping them to find the goods they wanted by giving information on products and prices and then taking payment. I would also order any goods that were not in stock for a customer who had requested a specific item as well as promote special offers or store cards. I would handle complaints or pass them on to my manager.

In addition to that I would assist the manager with cash up, month end paper work, and various admin work. I also gained experience with the Visual Merchandiser by displaying products in attractive ways as well as assisting with money mapping.

Jun 2014Jun 2014

Intern

Key's Fashion

My internship consisted of job shadowing my fellow colleagues in order to gain a better understanding of the activities and responsibilities of the Key's Fashion employees in a professional retail setting for the duration of three weeks.

Education

Certifications

Jun 2012Jun 2012

Parsons New York International Summer Program

Spero Villioti Elite Design Academy

Skills

Retail
Merchandising
Microsoft Office
Illustrator
Photoshop
Organization
Reading and Writing/Typing

References

Carin Silberman

The Tea Merchant - Franchise Owner

(083) 262 2028

Molebogeng Mo Malebye

Mango Clothing - Manager at Bedford

(061) 481 9478