JD Williams – Fashion World : January 2013 – Present
Senior Web designer. Responsible for the look and feel of the JD Williams website. Designing concepts and implementing them with HTML and CSS. I’m also the ‘go to guy’ for anything WordPress, which I use to build the company blogs.
First Internet Marketing Agency : January 2011 – November 2012
Digital Designer / Jr Front-End Developer. Working on a variety of projects for a wide client base. Designing mostly websites, but I also design and build emailers, social media pages and WordPress sites.
Stratstone Marketing : April 2010 – November 2010
Graphic Designer for the Land Rover, Lotus and Honda franchises, as well as their sister company Chatfields. I re-branded Chatfields C.I. creating new C.I. guidelines and redesigned their website. For all franchises I created publicity material such as posters, brochures, flyers, mailers, e-mailers, web ads and press ads.
Lucy Locket : Aug 2008 – April 2010
I was the full-time in-house Graphic Designer for Lucy Locket. I took control of any design related projects and created such things as; newspaper ads, posters, leaflets, catalogues, packaging and labels. I was also a key member of the e-marketing team, as I was the one who designed and made the html e-mails.
Red Chilli Design : Jan 2006 – Sept 2006
During a year out from University, I gained some work experience at Red Chilli Design in Bolton. Working with a small team of designers, I created the following; posters, leaflets, flyers, mailers, menu’s, company logos, brochures and catalogues etc.
University of Salford : Sept 2006 – June 2008
Awarded a 2:1 degree with honours in Graphic Design
University of Salford : Sept 2003 – June 2005
Awarded a Higher National Diploma. Passed with distinction gaining automatic progression onto the second year of the Degree course.
Oldham Sixth Form College : Sept 2001 – June 2003
A-levels in Graphic Design, Fine Art and Film Studies.
Failsworth Sports College : Sept 1996 – June 2001
8 GCSEs including Graphic Design and Fine Art.
I have excellent skills in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, HTML5, CSS3, WordPress and UX/UI Design.