voluntary / extra

 

Common skillsets at workplaces:

-network, build and maintain relations

- listener 

- engineering of efficiency 

- strong communications

- quick learner

- eye-to-detail

- work well under pressure

- problem solver

- team player yet self-efficient

- passionate and take pride in performance

with staff shortage all across the board in the hospo industry; there's been a few restaurants I've taken shifts to cover due to covid infections:

bar normal (2022)

FOH 

pici (2022)

pasta prep chef

Hygge at Clifton Bay (2022)

barista and FOH

Singapore Restaurant (2022)

FOH 

Madame George (2021)

FOH 

Everybody Eats NZ (2018 - '19, 2021)

voluntary FOH & kitchen

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art /design / fashion:

 

Dea Ethical Clothing Ltd (2022) 

Sustainability engineering and development, production in development, management and manufacturing 

McCahon House Trust (2022)

Coordinator and producer of residence artists’ dinners and videos

Madame George (2022) 

Interior design consultation, designer, maker and liaison for industrial technicians

Indie Magazine (2021)

Assistant of fashion in-chief editor

Freelance fashion styling (2019 - )

Creative Common Occupation

Collective (2014 -’15)

Collective member & collaborator

Elisabeth Kwan (2012 - )

Namesake leathercraft label: branding, design, developments , production, business operations and marketing

viction:ary (2016)

Project coordinator across all in-house (book) projects 

Auckland Art & Crafts Fair

Selected vendor

Hailwood (2011- '13)

Business operations management, PR, retail & events management, design and in-house production management, e-commerce

Miss Crabb (2010 - '11)

In-house studio designer’s first  assistant (QC, production management and patternmaking)

hospitality / agricultural

 

Woodham NZ (2022 - )

Fig harvester 

Harvest Deli & Teresa Cocktail Bar (2021) 

Barista, f.o.h, deli and bar chef

Soho Thai Kitchen (2021)

Chef de partie

Bestie Cafe (2021) 

Kitchen hand and prep chef

Own pickles project (2020- '21)

Menu design & development, branding & PR, execution and production

Five Elephant (2019 - '21) 

Barista at flagship, Nike and WeWork

Own pop-up project (2019)

Menu design & development, branding & marketing, execution, business operations

Own vegan + GF  bakery project (2017-' 18)

Menu design & development, branding & marketing, execution, business operations

Madame George (2018 -  '19)

FOH, management and training

Allpress Espresso (2017 - '19)

Barista

The Return of RAD Cafe (2017)

Assistant manager

Coffee Academics (2016 - '17)

Barista in training

retail / customer service

get-give (2016 - '17)

Retail operations, showroom assistant, e-commerce, marketing and  communications

Grana (2015 - '16)

Visual merchandising, e-commerce, showroom, UX and product specialist

Kate Sylvester (2015) 

Temp assistant manager for flagship boutique

Marcs (2013- '15)

Retail sales consultant (competitive targets with commission)

Hugo Boss (2011 -  '12)

Suiting and textiles specialist at flagship

Bendon Lingerie (2008)

Bra fitting specialist and consultant