Charlène ALIX


En résumé

In recent years in France and in NYC, my experiences have allowed me to acquire :

• An extensive knowledge of the fashion, design, and photography industries
• A background of photographic technique and vocabulary
• An ability to develop a relationship (identity brand’s needs, network creation and defend his ideas)
• Skills to manage and coordinate the shooting team (define expectations, organize work team, prioritize, and take direction)
• An exhibit a sharp eye for artistic and creative integrity
• An open-minded, committed, reliable, and methodical

Mes compétences :
E commerce
Visuel Merchandising
proposal development
Microsoft Office
Develop a relationship
Assembly Plants
Analysis of books and monitoring action


  • Vente-privee USA - ART DIRECTOR at Vente-privee USA with American Express

    2012 - maintenant Prior to each shoot:
    • Develop the approach for each shoot; coordinate staff to carry out the shoot
    • Keep abreast of the latest trends and be creative while gathering information about brands
    • Participate in pre-shoot meetings (share information and inspire brainstorms while remaining conscious of business constraints)
    • Conduct research for décor and accessories to support each shoot

    Conducting each shoot:
    • Be qualitative (timing) in the shooting preparation (decoration, style, material, pack shot product, homepages of brand sales)
    • Coordinate studio team to ensure speed and quality
    • Adhere to event-specific deadlines
    • Verify preparation of samples
    • Verify edit and upload of photos
    • Ensure that the shoot matches the aesthetic requirements of the vente-privee brand

    After each shoot:
    • Help or manage pack away of all items and return the studio to good condition
    • Store all samples and fashion design tools
    • Collect and incorporate feedback from shoots as applicable
  • Vente privee com - SHOOTING COORDINATOR at

    Saint-Denis 2008 - 2012 • Development relationship (identity brand’s needs, network creation and defend his ideas)
    • Management and coordination shooting team (define expectations, organize work team, prioritize, and take direction)
    • Ensure production of quality images and respect universe (pre-shoot meeting, freelance, participation in internal picture shows) through a creative brief
    • Training of shooting assistant recruitement
  • Vente privee com - ASSISTANT SHOOTING at

    Saint-Denis 2008 - 2011 • Assist a shooting coordinator and a team shooting
  • Galeries Lafayette - VISUAL MERCHANDISING Assistant (internship)

    Paris 2008 - 2008 • Bring perceived value of any given product and instantly suggests "go-with"items to a customer
    • Staging business operations inside and outside
    • Establishment of new locations within the store
    • Analysis of books and monitoring action plans daily
  • IKKS - Assistant Project Lead (alternating)

    SAINT-MACAIRE-EN-MAUGES 2007 - 2008 Final project study (alternating)
    * Prototyping of a new product heralding a new line of women accessory ;
    * Needs assessment and proposal development and prototype bags ;
    * Participation in the launch of the brand FINAL TOUCH by IKKS.
    Groupe ZANNIER - IKKS, Cholet (FRANCE)
  • Huit - Assistant to the Office of Methods (training)

    2006 - 2006 • Launching, monitoring and management of production


  • Université Angers

    Angers 2007 - 2008 Professional Bachelor of Fashion Industries

    Negotiation, Accounting, Modelism, Stylism
  • CNAM

    Nantes 2007 - 2008 Graduate Diploma of Fashion Industries

    History of Fashion, Merchandising, Management
  • Lycée Jules Lesven

    Brest 2005 - 2007 Option Modélisme

    Manufacture, Modelism, Drawing styling, Moodboard and inspiration research
  • Lycée Ste Geneviève

    Rennes 2002 - 2005 BA Literary option arts

    Foreign Languages, Visual Arts