05/2015 - present
LUC. is a design store in Hobart, representing a collection of iconic and luxurious international brands. I'm involved in creating marketing content for our online presence - website, online store and social media. In store, I assist with visual merchandising, sales and everything in-between.
We source great design. Classic, simple, clean-lines and beautifully made product, LUC. houses an eclectic, unique and inspiring range of homewares, furniture, art and fashion.
OFFICE MANAGER + INTERIOR DESIGNER
Channel Construction & Joinery, Hobart
12/2014 - 3/2015
My position within Channel Construction & Joinery was not static and had many elements.
My in-office responsibilities were inclusive of, but not limited to:
Brand development, marketing production/co-ordinator, create and maintain client relationships, liaise with clients & suppliers, everything administration - from answering phones & emails to OH&S checks, initiate and assist with organisational change, record minutes in weekly meetings, be across all current jobs in Commercial & Domestic construction & Joinery, Personal Assistant to 2 Company Directors and 3 Forman.
Interior Designer - Managing Client Investment Property
I was solely managing the design and selection process of a client's investment property that is built to sell, liaising with the domestic construction manager and onsite foreman. The responsibility of selection and design ranges from reconfiguring existing draftsman floor plans to door handles, and everything in-between, whilst running to schedule and budget.
WEB DESIGN / DIGITAL CONTENT
4/2014 - 05/2014
Web design and digital content/copy were created for both clients.
Channel Construction & Joinery Tassino Global Trading
1/2014 - 05/2014, Hobart
Sun Rising Fisheries are an international Abalone Processor that exports Abalone from Tasmania direct to Shanghai, China.
I designed the interior of the main reception and office/meeting rooms, using my creative vision to scope an unfinished worksite into an aesthetically pleasing, functional space. I advised and sourced the materials and finishes used, liaised with retailers, sourced all relevant products and worked closely alongside the contracted construction company, Channel Construction & Joinery and their foreman.
BEAUTY EDITOR - WOMAN WITH DRIVE
Porsche / Flaunt Marketing, Melbourne
6/2013 - present
www.womanwithdrive.com is a world-leading example of brand journalism and the new generation of corporate blogging. It’s a dynamic platform for women to read about compelling, concise, entertaining and thought provoking content on a range of lifestyle topics. I cover all things beauty.
CREATIVE PRODUCTION ASSISTANT
Catch The Bird, Melbourne
09/2013 - 12/2013
Catch the Bird is a creative & production studio founded in 2008 to lend a unique, left-of-centre array of increasingly high-profile motion, design & creative projects.
- Work to assist the Creative Director on various multimedia creative, production & design projects.
- Work closely with producers throughout the production process.
- Involved in the pre-production stage through to post production
- Organised, flexible, and a comprehensive overview of the production process.
- Contribute to strategic thinking in relation to projects in development
- Tasks include drafting copy, drafting emails, make phone calls, assisting with duties
Country Road, Melbourne CBD
06/2013 - 11/2014
Causal Sales Assistant at Country Road, Melbourne Central store. Responsible for maintaining high merchandising standards, representing and embodying Country Road with excellent customer service and personal presentation.
Mecca Cosmetica, Myer Melbourne
11/2011 - 06/2013
As a Mecca make up artist I have extensive product knowledge of a wide variety of niche products, which assist me in delivering the best possible customer service, as well as maintaining personal targets and high KPI’s. Mecca sponsored me to complete the prestigious and exclusive course C.A.R.E (Customers Are Really Everything) from People in Progress, which further improved my skills in delivering exceptional customer service, tailored to the retail/sales industry.
M.A.C Cosmetics, Hobart
11/2009 - 11/2011
M.A.C provided me with extensive inter-state training on artistry and customer service skills. I further developed my creativity as an artist, whilst becoming accustomed to working in high-pressure situations and maintaining personal targets and achieving counter targets & KPI's.
EDUCATION / QUALIFICATIONS / PERSONAL
Bachelor of Media & Communications in Advertising
Major: Contextual communication of Politics, Economies & Businesses
RMIT's Bachelor degree in Advertising had three distinct focuses: Art Direction, Copywriting and Strategy Planning/Account Management. With a strong focus on critical and conceptual thinking, I learnt how to utilise these skills to solve marketing problems, generate attention for brands and products and build an emotional bond between a brand and consumers.
I've also recieved professional recognition and accreditation by the worldwide industry body, New York-based International Advertising Association (IAA), and have received my IAA's Diploma of Advertising in addition to my degree from RMIT.
PEOPLE IN PROGRESS
C.A.R.E training graduate. 'Customers Are Really Everything' is an intensive sales and communication program, created by world leading entrepreneur & life/business speaker, Terry Hawkins.
Sponsored by Mecca Cosmetica.
ST MICHAELS COLLEGIATE
2010 - 2011
Completed year 11 & 12 at St Michaels Collegiate, a school that upheld academic and creative excellence in a learning environment in which I thrived.
TAROONA HIGH SCHOOL
2006 - 2009
Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite,
Especially Photoshop + Indesign.
Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications.
Extremely Personable & genuine
Highly effective communicator with a diverse range of people
Exceptional personal presentation and interpersonal skills
Unwavering attention to detail
Excellent customer service
Experienced in a variety of fields
Excellent leadership skills
Able to work in a team and independently
Strong use of initiative
RMIT Advertising & Comms Marketing Lecturer/Tutor
Catch the Bird Production
Channel Construction & Joinery
Mecca Cosmetica Manager