GRAPHIC DESIGNER +
Freelance Graphic Designer & IT Consultant
Working with clients before and thought University on branding, printed, web, marketing, IT solutions briefs and collaboration with Gempro Designs. IEMS Social Media Project Coordinator Coventry University's International Experience and Mobility Service 2013/14 To assess, create and implement a new channel communication to students via social media, drawing up the social strategy with focus on guidance and trailered strategies for each project as well as content generation.
2014 C o n ta c t
Deputy Faculty Chair and Senior Course Rep Coventry University Student Union 2013/14
Responsible for leading and chairing the Design and Visual Arts Undergrad
student forum as the SCR and overseeing all DVA student forums as the DFC.
077 222 158 74
Communicating with course reps recruiting them, liaising with staff at all levels and branding the forums minutes and agendas.
References available upon request Portfolios available upon request
Web Developer and Administrator (Turned Designer) Culturae Mundi 2013
Profile A graphic designer in a modern sense of the role,
an eye for what works, a knack for troubleshooting design, who’s looking for the right studio ﬁt and
redesigned and launch a new external site, bespoke intranet site with time tracking and development site. Management of the Facebook social strategy
capable of more then just logos and letterheads. An intelligent thinking creative graduate who has
With the role expanding in to social media & marketing this period saw a
and page, assisted with events and advised/worked on branding.
Business Machines Adviser Staples, Ofﬁce Technology Retail 2010/14 Maintaining and monitoring the department, technology and its security.
loves to read for both pleasure and for research.
Stock replenishment and high-risk stock handling. Provided informed,
A bit of a self confessed tech enthusiast.
quality and trustworthy advice face to face to customers.
E d u c at i o n BA (Hons) Graphic Design
IT Network Technician Nobel School IT Department 2010 Network maintenance, troubleshooting, upgrades, user and adobe support.
Coventry University 2011-14
ICT Coordinator (Turned Designer)
AS/A2 Art Graphics, Product Design, ICT Nobel School 2008-11
Nobel School, Senior Student Team 2009/11
Leading a new team launched their 1st & 2nd websites and the SST brand.
A wa r d s & C o m o n d at i o n s
- Problem solver
- People person
Shortlisted for Penguin Adult Prize 2012
- Takes the initiative
Penguin Books July 2012
Shortlisted for my book cover entry ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest’.
- Works well independently,
- Rapid Learner
Created and endeared in the ﬁrst year of Graphic Design at university.
in a team, and as a leader
- Tech Friendly
Invited, and attended, to the awards evening held at Penguins London HQ. Achievements in Product Design (Art, Design & Tech Dep, Yearly Award) Nobel School June 2011
Disciplines - Branding
- Creative Direction
- Web Design
You never stop improving so, s t r i v e f o r t h e e x t r a o r d i n a r y, imagine no less then ordinary and challange yourself e v e r y s t e p o f t h e w a y.
The Reg Smith Award Nobel School June 2010 Given for outstanding contribution to the school's community over the students 7 years, by nomination, this award is given only once a year and represents the highest award the school presents.
well versed in
SYSTEM: Mac, Windows, iOS, Android DOCUMENTS: MS Ofﬁce, Google Doc’s PUBLISHING: CMS (Drupal, WordPress) MARKETING: Copy, MailChimp, Social Media TRACKING: Social and Web Analytics