Marikah Dingwall

Sales assistant

Experienced retail sales assistant with roles at schuh and Topshop. Skilled in customer service, stock management, and meeting daily goals. Proven ability to adapt quickly in fast-paced environments and maintain a tidy workspace.

Previous Brands
University of Manchester Black Girl Society
University of Manchester African and Caribbean society
M&A Wholesale
Orion Primary School
Work Experience
Social media assistant
Jan ‘23 - Now
University of Manchester Black Girl Society

• Creating TikTok's • Keeping track of the social media performance • Coordinating messaging with PR and communications • Creating content and maintaining a content calendar

Social media Officer
Sep ‘22 - Now
University of Manchester African and Caribbean society

• Analysing engagement activity • Planning digital campaigns • Overseeing interactions with the public through Instagram and WhatsApp • Implementing new strategies to increase publicity

Bar Associate
Jul ‘22 - Now

• Working behind the bar, serving customers drinks, including pouring pints and making cocktails • Working on the pub floor serving customers food • Ensured all customers were given efficient service • Maintained a clean and tidy working space • Met customers needs and dealt with any issues in a patient and effective way • Made sure all health and safety requirements were kept • Cash-handling

Sales Advisor
Oct ‘21 - Apr ‘22

• Ensured all daily goals were met each shift • Adapted to the needs of children when interacting with them • Made sure stock was kept tidy

Online assistant
Sep ‘21 - Sep ‘21

• Hit targets to ensure deliveries are sent out on time • Ensure customers online orders are packed neatly and run smoothly

Jan ‘21 - Jun ‘21
M&A Wholesale

• Role delegation • Administration – stock sheets, incoming orders, and invoices

Sales Assistant
Aug ‘18 - Apr ‘20

• Serving customers on the tills • Stocktaking • Managing the fitting rooms • Customer service • Standardising clothes Work experience

Teaching Assistant
Jun ‘18 - Jun ‘18
Orion Primary School

• Demonstrated patience with the children • Shadowed the teacher and helped present in front of the class • Helping children who need extra support to complete tasks. • Supporting teachers in managing class behaviour.

Education & Training
University of Manchester
‘21 - ‘24
Bachelor of Science in Criminology
The Compton Sixth Form
‘18 - ‘20
Loreto College
‘13 - ‘18