Objective: Experienced professional seeks a position in marketing, sales, or customer service in a dynamic environment that will utilize my unique experience including sixteen years in the expatriate community in Asia and seven years in retail management in the United States.
Global Mobility Specialist, 01/2013 to Current The Clarks Group – Winston-Salem, North Carolina
The Clarks Group is a contract-staffing firm that provides premier talent to diverse clients in multi-functional areas.
Duties inclusive but not limited to daily receptionist tasks inclusive of phone, mail, messaging, etc.
Maintenance of standard supplies and shipping both domestically and internationally.
Updated customer service "call manuals" for current product line to assist outside sales representatives with additional selling tools.
Assisted in order processing and updating through SAP ordering systems.
Updated client e-mail lists developed through the marketing department for communication.
Performed tasks related to Consumer Hub, Furnish Web, and other customer service related sites.
International School of Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia September, 2010 May, 2012 The International School of Kuala Lumpur (ISKL) is a private, non-profit,.
Owner/Operator, 08/2002 to 04/2004 TropiKaL Treasures – Kuala Lumpur
Established an in-home household décor business.
Regularly attended the international home furnishings market to evaluate developments in product design and consumer preferences.
Structured shipping, import, and customs and clearing agreements in compliance with applicable trade restrictions.
Managed the pricing, stocking and marketing of product inventory.
Retail Buyer/Divisional Manager, 06/1987 to 05/1994 Leggett Corporation – Martinsville, Virginia
Monitored trends in women's fashion including clothing, cosmetics, accessories and bridal.
Purchased merchandise for the retail store while operating within budgetary constraints.
Established and maintained sales goals for the division adjusting inventory and promotions as market conditions dictated.
Managed a retail staff of over forty employees.
Master of Business Administration: Marketing, March, 2014 Liberty University - Lynchburg, Virginia
Bachelor of Business Administration: Marketing Economics Fashion Merchandising, 1987 James Madison University - Harrisonburg, Virginia