Recent fashion merchandising graduate seeking an assistant buyer or merchandising assistant position. Adept in working in a successful, corporate office focusing in contemporary and luxury brands. Experienced in buying, merchandising, sales, styling and communicating. Team player who is adaptable to many different environments and tasks.
Microsoft Office Suite
Working Knowledge of French
Proficient in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
Excellent communication skills
Buying Intern, 09/2016 to 12/2016 Saint Laurent – New York, NY
Completed all weekly reports including weekly selling, best sellers, picture selling and sales by week.
Helped with consolidations by completing requests from stores.
Inputted SP17 orders in Color and updated throughout season.
Constructed buy books and picture selling reports for CR17 and SP17 seasons including handbags, SLG's, belts and jewelry.
Constructed training guide presentations for new store openings including the top investment styles per season and stores.
Completed competitive analysis projects for both handbags and SLG's.
Buying and Operations Intern, 06/2016 to 08/2016 Rebecca Taylor – New York, NY
Assisted during buy meetings.
Completed Monday morning reports including weekly retail statistics and weekly employee sales.
Constructed 3rd party reports such as product knowledge guides, weekly best sellers and potential new brand guides.
Constructed top 10 comparison reports for Spring 1, Spring 2 and Summer 1 for Rebecca Taylor and wholesale department stores.
Generated reports detailing sales trends and store performances.
Buying Intern, 06/2015 to 08/2015 John Varvatos – New York, NY
Constructed buy book for FW15 including swatch cards, assortment plans, style description sheets and initial buy sheets.
Worked in RLM and KWI to add purchase orders, style numbers, and multiple currencies for FW15 and SS16.
Worked on Concur to complete invoices.
Helped construct bestseller reports and 2016 SKU plan for entire company.
Wholesale Intern, 01/2015 to 05/2015 Zac Posen – New York, NY
Constructed buy layouts, line sheets, and production breakdowns for SP15, PF15 and FW15 seasons.
Compiled list of possible new stockists from JOOR.
Volunteered at New York Fashion Week show, market week appointments, and special events.
Merchandised samples in showroom.
Buyer and Sales Associate, 03/2013 to 08/2014 Found Consignment Boutique – St. John's, NL
Completed appointments with consigners and priced garments that were chosen for the store.
Merchandised products and maintained an inviting sales floor.
BBA: Fashion Merchandising, January 2017 LIM College - New York, NY
Delta Mu Delta Honors Society member.
Study Abroad Fashion Merchandising and Communications: Fall 2012 London College of Fashion - London, England
Volunteered at New York Fashion Week FW14 - Ovadia & Sons.
Volunteered at Bridal Market Week 2016 (spring and fall) and Bridal Market Week Spring 2017- Jenny Packham.