Education: Certificate in Organisational Coaching - Institute of Executive Coaching and Leadership MBA - Swinburne University - Award for Outstanding Student in Strategic Marketing Master in Business Management - Majors in Marketing Communications (France)
Languages: English, French, basic German
I combine a corporate career and a coaching business Worked in companies and agency across multiple industries: beauty, automotive, retail, luxury goods. 15 years corporate career in Australia, after education in France. Passionate about developing people - that is why I became a coach. Personal interests: yoga, wine, interior design, personal development.
LinkedIN Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/cecilefery/
Current Company: Coles Australia
Current Position: Customer Research Manager
Experience Description: 3 years in Customer Insights/Market Research for leading companies: Coles and Nissan. 2 years in Brand Strategy Management for Nissan - adapting global strategy to local market, designing a local brand platform and aligning all channels & models 4 years in Product Marketing, Sales Management, and Marketing Strategy across 10 Nissan models: product launches, communication strategy, lifecyle management, sales planning. 3 years in Marketing Management for high-profile brands : Endota Spa, Swiss luxury watches Longines & Rado. ATL & BTL activities, sponsorships, PR, Events. 5 years in general Marketing roles for beauty brands, Hermès and Nestlé and in a retail marketing agency.
Hello, I am a senior marketer who is also passionate about developing people. So I am offering my combined expertise in marketing and business, together with my coaching experience to help people willing to find fulfilment and success in their career.
I grew up in France and have been fortunate to build a successful career in Australia, working my way up across the entire marketing spectrum. Throughout my 15 years of work experience, I have developed and mastered skills in strategic marketing, brand management, communication strategy, market research, retail marketing and project management.
I recently opened my own coaching practice, The Career Catch Up, to help women at mid-level navigate their career choices and get the job they desire in line with their lifestyle. I write a blog about all things career related, work life balance and personal aspects like confidence or juggling work and motherhood. Being a business owner, I am also very savy in digital and social media marketing, as well as website development.
My fields of expertise are:
- All marketing disciplines
- Business strategy and management
- Professional and Personal Development
- Career planning, career transition, career advice
- Managing work and motherhood
I can help you with the following:
- get clear on your goals, your strengths and what you want to achieve, organise your thoughts
- Map out your career path, define your next step and a plan of actions to get you there
- build your confidence at work and to reach your goals
- plan and execute a career change, big or small
- get a better work-life balance and a job you love
- lots of insights and tips if you are planning to have a child or are returning to work