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EXPERIENCE

Bloomingdale’s | June 2014–Present | Copywriter—Intimates & Beauty
Duties: Responsibilities include writing descriptions for all lingerie, sleepwear, hosiery and beauty products, as well as assisting with accessories, home, ready-to-wear, kids and menswear; crafting weekly on-brand e-mail & website messaging for intimates and beauty, with occasional work in fashion accessories, menswear and loyalty; creating seasonal lookbook copy, starting with thematic conception through to launch; creating copy for all digital media banners, ads and social media; liaising with the warehouse staff to correct all copy discrepancies; and restructuring the format and consistency of all products within my categories.

La Garçonne | Sept. 2012–June 2014 | Content Coordinator
Duties: Preparing product pages for upload (which involves scheduling and gathering photos, copy, pricing and inventory); managing & organizing the fashion closet inventory; product copywriting; managing all pre-selling products and accurate/timely receipt thereof; seeing product website upload through from start to finish, from scheduling the item through until the item is actually made available for purchase; merchandising and maintaining visual order of products on the website; acting as a liaison for all issues and inquiries regarding photography and retouching, copywriting and editing, buying, customer service and inventory; managing all product markdowns; creating unique shopping pages to align with features and filling out copydeck for editorial layouts; assisting with fashion photoshoot preparations and creation of sitting sheets; and providing general assistance to all department heads & CEOs.

Vision InfoSoft Corp. | June 2011–Aug. 2012 | Content Manager
Duties: Organizer of content marketing for Vision InfoSoft, which entails: managing a group of writers and their earnings, creating fresh article ideas, copyediting, copywriting, interviewing customers for case studies, social media maintenance, WordPress and website management (HTML, CSS), and general assistance to the marketing manager.

Skinnie Entertainment Magazine | June 2010–Aug. 2012 | Intern & Staff Writer
Duties: 3-month internship of feature writing, column writing, blogging, marketing. Now a staff writer of two monthly sections (film news, album reviews) in addition to longer features.

Daily Titan Newspaper | Aug. 2010–May 2011 | Features Editor
Duties: Managed staff writer’s assignments, fact checking, section editing, copyediting, page layout and design, pitching story ideas, occasional front page work. Staff writer in features, opinions, A&E, news.

Vision InfoSoft Corp. | Summers of 2007, 2008 | Marketing & Design Asst.
Duties: Copyediting, copywriting, photo editing, web and graphic design, marketing strategy, data entry. Developed web gallery to increase customer interaction ease and speed by 50%.

 


EDUCATION

California State University – Fullerton | Jan 2011 | B.A. in Journalism
Coursework: Feature writing, article writing, copyediting, creative writing, photojournalism, web and graphic design, business ethics, English grammar, problem solving.
Activities & Societies: Society of Professional Journalists, Daily Titan Newspaper

La Costa Canyon High School | 2003-2007 | Carlsbad, CA
Coursework: Yearbook (held Head Designer position), slide photography, costume design, graphic design, advanced English, four years Spanish.

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TECHNICAL SKILLS

Adobe Creative Suite
HTML/CSS
Microsoft Office
Mac and Windows