- Prenton, GB
- £30 /hr
- Available now
I have worked in various creative and managerial roles for both small independent and large corporate businesses over the last 10 years. I am creative, dependable and organisedmore...I have worked in various creative and managerial roles for both small independent and large corporate businesses over the last 10 years. I am creative, dependable and organised and have been lucky enough to work for some fantastic clients.
I am currently a full-time freelance creative marketeer & graphic designer ready and available for work:
Branding, logo design, business stationery, marketing, photography, graphic design, web design, interior design, printing and much, much more...
Area Covered: North West
Job Title: Creative Director
Company: uneek creative (freelance creative marketing)
Job Title: Brand & Marketing Manager
Company: CSL Sofas
Description: CSL Sofas is a family-owned retailer with an annual turnover of £65 million with 18 stores throughout the UK with a large concentration in the North West. As Brand and Marketing Manager I take the lead role in the strategic marketing and visual representation of the CSL brands and most importantly our customer experience both in store and online. My role includes creative direction of in store point of sale, design and implementation of CSL"s online webstores and e-marketing, plus more recently art direction on set of the tv commercials. Forming part of the senior management team at CSL, I manage a team of graphic designers and php web developers.
Job Title: Designer
Job Title: Brand Publicist
Company: Barefoot Living & Floor Couture
Description: Redundant from) 2009 Brand Communications Manager
As Brand Communications Manager, I have a key role within the company, providing creative marketing for all the Barefoot brands. The barefoot philosophy has been developed from the natural instinct of walking barefoot, a healthy way of life. We are developing our Corporate Social Responsibility strategy, having links with the Masai tribes of Kenya and are champions of fairtrade and ethically sourced products with our barefoot retail division.
I am responsible for the production, implementation and evaluation of the marketing strategy and budget in-line with Barefoot's business plan. I work closely with the Group Director of Marketing & Ethics to
provide creative, cost effective campaigns and literature to promote the Barefoot brands and ethics from the functional benefits to the emotional brand connection. My role also includes managing external agencies, management of all printed literature, group websites & search engine optimisation, e-newsletters & e-shots, customer research & database management and event management.
As part of our Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy, I have also been instrumental in the design element of the transformation scheme of Congleton (Beartown) in Cheshire - hometown of Barefoot's founder Dawn Gibbins MBE DBA. This included designing the website, creating corporate and public presentations and providing strategic branding advice.
Job Title: Design Manager
Company: Mills Media Group
Description: Over seeing a team of 6 designers and technicians, my responsibility was to manage the creative team and production schedule ensuring all marketing collateral, exhibition stands and print projects were completed on brief, on time and to budget.
Job Title: Senior Account Manager
Company: USP Creative
Description: USP Creative 2007/2008; USP Creative is an established design agency in the heart of Liverpool. With a varied client list from
International consumer brands to new house builders to small local businesses, USP enabled me to work with some excellent and varied clients, for example; Unilever, Redrow Homes and Standard Life. My responsibilities as an account manager included; Liaising with clients, taking and implementing clients creative briefs, account admin, creation of marketing strategies, print ordering, press checks, events management and keeping clients informed through-out the projects life-span.
Job Title: Global Creative Controller
Company: Amtico International
Description: Global Creative Controller
Responsible for the creation of re-branded Amtico international and implementation of identity across worldwide divisions.
Responsible for the creative direction and implementation of the business strategy for Amtico International and all product brands (consumer and commercial Amtico, Stratica, Elypta and Spacia).
Lead creative and involvement from concept to completion on all applications which carried any of the above brands across the company; including marketing literature, product sample folders, exhibitions, events, advertising, websites, residential and commercial photography, point of sale, studios and showrooms. In most cases working B2B and B2C.
Offering a supportive role to all regional marketing managers and teams to provide creative input and artwork services. My role involved creating, implementing and ensuring the global consistency of Amtico International's brands and their products. In addition, working closely with designated design & PR agencies, printers and suppliers.
Amtico International - European Creative Marketing Executive (Commercial) 2003/2005
Supportive Role to European Marketing Manager and European Sales Division. Responsible for communication to UK and European customers on commercial brands. Assisted in organising events and
exhibitions applied communication to invitations, e-marketing, web articles, exhibition give-aways and sales presentations for senior executives.
University / College: University of Central England
Field of Study: design
University / College: North Warwickshire and Hinckley College
University / College: Higham Lane School Nuneaton
Creative Marketeer, Graphic Designer and Photography and everything in between!