Tamarin Jade Du Preez
- Los Angeles US-CA
- [email protected]
Interned as a Sales Assistant in the showroom after which I extended my experience as Visual Merchandiser Assistant to the Regional Visual Manager (RVM).
Merchandised apparel to ensure brand consistency and visual merchandising standards
Assist in developing and communicating visual merchandising concepts.
Synchronize visual merchandising initiatives to maximize sales opportunities.
Interned as a Showroom Assistant.
Data entry and clerical work.
Created new visual displays through innovative style ideas.
Maintained accurate records of sales and prospecting activities including sales calls, presentations, closedsales, and follow-up activities within assigned territory.
Assistant to Owner.
Coordinated photo shoots of Models with designers, photographers, make-up artists and stylists.
Composed and maintained client correspondence, managed accounts and coordinated work flow.
Established a strong client base to exceed sales goals.
Maintained inventory control to maximize sales; processed orders and shipments on a weekly basis.
Facilitated staff trainings to impart product knowledge to employees and increase sales.
Implemented new procedures to improve company’s service, efficiency, and productivity.
Re-branded company image to improve merchandise sales by over 50% in just 6months.
Prepared purchase orders from in depth trend and market research.
Increased sales by creating new visual displays through product placement and innovative style ideas.
Conducted trend research and charted top selling merchandise to create a streamlined sales tracking system.
Maintained constant customer service, product knowledge, and basic product placement to promote merchandise sales.
I recently graduated with honors from the Fashion Instuitute of Design & Merchandise with my Associates of Arts Degree in Merchandise Marketing. Through my course, I have developed my proficiency in trend forecasting and my knowledge of the retail industry including target customer analysis and implementation of proper merchandising and marketing strategies. My active contributions in leadership roles on various committees prepare me in becoming adept at operating with the proper mix of authority, diplomacy, and tact. In addition, my professional background includes significant work experience in the retail and service industry, advancing my expertise in customer relationship management.