Innovative professional with a creative eye and keen focus on streamlining procedures for cost-effective operations. Action-oriented with willingness to take on added responsibility to meet tight deadlines. Enthusiastic team player with strong relationship-building and problem solving skills.
Strong client relations
Creative problem solver
MS Windows proficient
Excellent interpersonal skills
Strong oral/written communication
Excellent multi-tasking ability
Data AnalystBloomberg - Skillman, NJ09/2006 - 08/2007
Led effort to expand the amount of internet content on the Bloomberg Professional Service by mining information on the web using Connotate software. Configured content from multiple sources to ensure information collected was complete and accurate.
Worked with the global data team to analyze the corporate structure of the publicly traded companies and updating the Bloomberg database. Researched information about existing companies in the database and reported all changes in structure since the last database update. Maintained accurate and timely data on the mergers, acquisitions, and dissolution of the public and private companies
Coordinated with the other departments to update the related databases so that the information is accurate in all databases.
Coordinated the effort in updating an organization's locations around the world in the Bloomberg database (BPRO).
Worked with vendors in developing lab dip, swatches, sample yardages and bulk production. Handled visual and electronic assessment of trims, lab-dips, handlooms, and strike-offs.
Assisted in reviewing new fabrics and potential vendors. Selected range for forthcoming seasons from the fabrics developed by vendors according to the fashion forecast.
Ensured that the approval forms are properly filled by the supplier before sending them to the head-office
Maintained the the online JC Penny fabric directory and physical filing systems.
Coordinated with the vendors for timely execution of orders and monitored production for total quality assurance.
Business Development ExecutiveJiangsu Katmandu Mill - India, China, US08/2003 - 05/2005
Serviced the accounts of large retailers and designer brands mainly in New York area.
Presented our new fabric collection every season to existing clients and to new accounts.
Increased retention of existing clients by actively following up on their requests and issues. Efforts led to developing a broader client base for the company.
Underwent training on all the aspects of the fabric and garment production at the Jiangsu mill and Haufang factory in China which helped in developing better understanding of the process including bottlenecks which helped relations with clients.
Coordinated with the mill and buyers to see that orders are executed in line with the buyer's expectations and ready for timely delivery.
Assisted in selecting an assortment from the fabrics developed by mill for forthcoming seasons according to the buyers' requirement Maintained and updated client files to facilitate proper account management Ensured that all swatches are available for meetings according to the analysis of the buyer's needs and taste as well as the season's forecast.
Additional InformationBoard Member, Human Relations Council, - Plainsboro, NJ10/2016 - Current
understanding and appreciation about diverse population of the township.
Help in hosting
various events for the Township of Plainsboro like Halloween, Martin Luther
Day, Founder's Day, Leadership Day
VolunteerThe Lawrenceville School - Lawrenceville, NJ09/2009 - 05/2013
Assisted in House decorations for special occasions, KAC Haunted House decorations, freight-fest for local children, Thanksgiving
food drive as well helped with the cookout at Trenton Soup kitchen.
Helped at the Bunn
library in organizing books
Gruss center assisting visitors and answering phone calls.