JAN 2013-DEC 2013
Postgraduate Diploma in Management (Business Administration)
WITS Business School
JUNE 2008-JUNE 2012
Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing and Management)
University of South Africa
JAN 1999-DEC 2007
Durban Girls’ College
IEB Matric Certificate
JULY 2013-AUGUST 2013
Marketing assistant to the Marketing Manager.
CQS Technology Holdings
Formulating presentations, products and assisting in the internal & external exposure of the company. Digital Media such as LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. Formulated plans and coordinated the attendance at various events and exhibitions to promote CQS Technology Holdings. Working with CQS’s CRM platform Salesforce.
JANUARY 2014-JULY 2014
Marketing associate to the Marketing Manager.
Ensuring ongoing internal communications, correct media positioning, events management and co-ordination, developing marketing/project action plans, culminating out of the various Marketing plans for key clients, project management of the marketing/ project plan and implementation of relevant elements within that plan, ensuring all deadlines and budgets are met, assisting in developing and implementing thought leadership pieces for the business, being a brand custodian, thus understanding how to use the brand correctly, keeping abreast of brand updates and policing communication that go to internal as well as external channels, executing regional marketing and communication requirements and handling of ad hoc projects
OCTOBER 2014 – MARCH 2015
Marketing and Sales Manager
Position entailed managing a team of five consultants and making sure that their duties were being fulfilled in so far as sales and customer service were concerned. Meeting with and making primary decisions about exhibitions, shows and marketing material with an external advertising and marketing firm. Formulated plans and coordinated the attendance at various decor shows and exhibitions to promote Exotic Kitchens.
AUGUST 2015 – OCTOBER 2016
The Creative Counsel Managing and compiling project plans. Briefing, managing and working closely with shared services in making sure that objectives are understood and met. Budget formulation and margin managing on TCC system. Working with FMCG clients and brands such as Tiger Brands, L’Oreal, Mondelez, Danone and amongst others such as Twinsaver Group and Microsoft.
Managing owner and franchisee of an Ocean Basket franchise in Sunninghill, Johannesburg. Responsibilities involved managing of staff, stock controls, management and finance accounts, supplier relationships, customer satisfaction, customer care and relationship building, marketing and promotional material, cashflow management, income and expenses management.