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CV, Somerset Lady Seeks Local Position in Administration and or HR

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 6791
(03/10/1992, female)
List top 5 skills: office management/administration, retail management
Short Bio:

I began working as an administrator doing two short term apprenticeships, during my summers away from University. Where after I stayed on living in the area and sought out for some work. I became a sales assistant and within a month their was offered the job of Assistant Manager of one of their neighbouring concessions. Now I am in a stable home, I am looking to continue my career in administration to one day work in a corporate firms HR sector. I have always loved the office side of any job I had.

Current location: 

England, United Kingdom - View on map

Spoken languages: 

english

Locations I am interested in working:

United Kingdom



Key Achievements

– Opened a Youth Café and ran it

– ICT full course at GCSE

– Team management and Youth Training with Wokingham Youth Club

– Won a poetry competition which is soon to be published

– Promoted within Debenhams from Sales Assistant to Deputy Manager within a month

Skills Achieved

– Text-editing

– Copy-writing

– Typing: 55 wpm

– Excellent phone manner

– Good communication skills

– Management skills

– Can work independently and as part of a team

– IT skills: Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook and Explorer

Adobe Software: Dreamweaver, Illustrator, Photoshop, Indesign

– Magazine design

– Website design (touched on, only created one)

– Blogging

Employment history

March 2013 Assistant Manager

To Claire’s Accessories

Present Bath

I went for training in the 3rd top store for Claire’s in the United Kingdom, out of 400 stores. I now work at the 12th top store. In my role I work within business management, finance and administration and work towards sales targets, deadlines and KPIs. I deal with the daily running, delegating, organisation and paperwork.

Nov 2012 Deputy manager

To Arcadia Group – Miss Selfridge

April 2013 Bath

During my time at Miss Selfridge I gained many skills such as managing a team, writing reports, dealing with figures, writing trade reports and holding meetings with staff in order to maintain the best out of our team. I ran a number of events; one being during the 20% off student event, where any purchase you could receive a free Benefit make over. I took on the role of manager and completed a trade report, talking about latest trends, our best sales and what we could do to boost them. I merchandised on a weekly basis, having to report back to the visual manager.

Oct 2012 Sales Assistant

To Hallett Retail – Fuse

Nov 2012 Bath

When working for Fuse I left after a month as became promoted within the Debenhams branch to Miss Selfridge Deputy manager, because of the skills I showed. However, my time within this company was enjoyable, I helped to boost Sales, finally being above target by +105% nearly every week.

Oct 2012 Administrator

To Lida Cucina

Nov 2012 White Waltham

– Call handling

– Coordinated and assisted the marketing manager with showroom events, such as the Taste of Italy

– Helped design invitations

– Sent out and followed up invitations

– Updated social media sites. Posted on Facebook and Twitter

– Supported sales team with quotations

– Collected time sheets from contractors, entering in data in to Excel ready for payroll done by the accounts team

– Text-editing – Letters and website product descriptions before being finalised

– Gave input in the website design

Oct 2012 Administrator

To Pedini London

Nov 2012 Battersea, London

In my second year at university I went to work for the newly opened, Pedini London, an extension from Lida Cucina. I completed similar tasks from the year before.

– Booked appointments and viewings for the showroom

– Made a library on Excel for Catalogues stored and borrowed within the company

– Used the companies CRM (Customer Relation Management) database, done using SMART

– Helped out with the showroom launch. Meeting and greeting clients and business owners, discussing the products and business

2008 Jul Assistant – Administration

Deya Limited

During my school years I had the luxury of having some work experience within Deya, a distribution company. I worked in many areas such a the HR department, dealing with customer complaints and job applications, I also worked in the finance sector dealing with pay distribution. I also had the pleasure of working in the administration department logging in phone call entries and answering the phone.

2006 Assistant

to Mrs Catherine Grammauro

Nov 2009

Skill I gained:

• Administrative skills

• Baby sitting course updated in 2008 (now have two awards)

• First Aid training with Red Cross 2008

Education

Sept 2011 Bath Spa University

Bath

Postgraduate Publishing Foundation Degree 2:1

Skills Learnt:

-Writing articles and blogs

– Marketing

– Advertising

– Letter editing

– Designing leaflets, flyers and brochures

– Using Adobe software: Dreamweaver, Illustrator, Indesign and Photoshop.

Microstoft Office: Word, Excel, Publisher and Powerpoint.

Sept 2009 The Henley College

to Henley-On-Thames

Jun 2011 Alevels

English Literature – C

Sociology – D

Psychology – D