Vanessa Jimenez
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Location: Paramount, CA, USA
University: California State University Long Beach
Major: Graphic Design

Vanessa Jimenez

I’m a creative problem solver seeking to leverage your company to a higher standard with my willingness to learn, lead, meet all given deadlines, and surpass expectations.


SEAFOLLY
US Marketing Coordinator | Oct 2018 – Nov 2019 | Manhattan Beach, CA
• Develop, plan, manage and execute brand activations and events to amplify the Seafolly brand in partnership with the US Retail Manager
• Manage, schedule, engage and create content for US Seafolly Instagram
• Plan, direct, and shoot photographs with select model talent on a monthly basis for US Instagram content
• Design and create in-store signage, event flyers, and creatives for social media
• Lead the development of an influencer strategy in the US market. Grow our network of Seafolly influencers to drive awareness and consideration and generate engagement and reach
• Manage all sample and press requests
• Source, recommend and invest in partnerships that have national reach – collaborations, brand ambassadors/model talent, Influencers in travel, fitness, photography/art, entertainment
• Build and maintain relationships with key centre marketing contacts to help drive brand awareness and traffic online and in store



SEAFOLLY
Store Manager | Mar 2017 - Oct 2018 | Manhattan Beach, CA
• Provide an exceptional experience for all customers, always willing to go the extra mile
• Assist in driving and motivating staff sales and KPI's through a strong selling culture and providing regular feedback
• Train and develop the team on exceptional customer service and styling
• Ensure store always represents and meets the VM standards
• Lead and mentor the team through clear, direct communication
• Rostering, security, stock and financial management responsibilities
• Coordinate and promote in-store activations to drive sales and brand awareness



STYLE ON THE SPOT
Events and Social Media Intern | Aug 2018 - Nov 2018 | El Segundo, CA
• Create and schedule content for Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook on a
weekly basis
• Prepare and write copy for newsletters regarding past and future events
on WordPress
• Assist with event coordination and execution of pitch decks, event design, art creatives, sponsorships, walk-throughs, promotions, live social media updates, and event set-up



BOY + GIRL
Graphic Design and Social Media Intern | Feb 2017 - May 2017 | LA, CA
• Design and create event flyers, lookbooks, and line sheets.
• Post daily and respond to comments on all social media platforms i.e Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest.

Marketing, Graphic Design, Social Media, Event Planning, PR