Nina Ylikorpi

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Nina Ylikorpi

Education

Education
Jan 2013 - Present

BACHELORS

University of Applied Science

International Business and logistics

Sep 2014 - Feb 2015

Internship

ESB Business School Hochschule

Lean management and German

Work History

Work History
Feb 2008 - May 2013

Store Manager

Uudenmaan PR-Lattiat Oy Spalife

- Responsible for managing retail and wholesale for tiles and bathroom furniture from Italy and Germany in addition to purchasing and logistics, ensuring productivity and efficiency with lean thinking and cooperate with the marketing department of opportunities to grow the sales

- Managing various projects for high profile customer

- Creating new contacts and attending fairs and factory visits in Italy and Germany while also planning, organizing and managing all aspects of customer events and fair attendance

- Further responsible for recruiting, coaching, and leading staff and training cooperation partners

Oct 2007 - Feb 2008

Purchasing Assistant

Stockmann/Hobby Hall

- Collaborating with Purchasing Manager in implementing campaigns while responsible for supplier orders

- Fulfilling orders in addition to ensuring internal communication and effectively handling complaints

Sep 1999 - Jul 2007

Sales Manager

Produco Oy / Wintrimmer Oy

- Responsible for retail and wholesale for Italian furniture in addition to purchasing and logistics; training cooperation partners as well as recruiting staff

- Attending fairs and factory visits in Italy Managing and developing new business relationships

- Establishing a customer-focused and results-driven environment

- Proactively identifying opportunities to grow the business

Mar 1994 - Aug 1999

Sales Manager, Forex

Forex Oy

- Overseeing money exchange bureau while fulfilling responsibilities as head cashier and handling daily currency orders

- Leading, coaching, and motivating the staff, recruiting

- Managing and developing new business relationships Establishing a customer-focused and results-driven environment Responsibilities included marketing, sales, PR, and quality Providing strategic leadership and proactively identifying opportunities to grow the business

Oct 1992 - Feb 1994

Living abroad

Travelling

Singapore, Dubai and London

Dec 1987 - Sep 1992

Travel Agent

Tjäreborg Oy

- Travel agent,, Helsinki Responsible for sales of package tours, flights and traveller's insurance while acting as part-time cashier

- Travelling to and exploring new destinations and reporting on experiences

Skills

Skills

Productivity

Bathroom furniture

Efficiency

NEW BUSINESS

WHOLESALE