- Newcastle upon Tyne, GB
- £7 /hr
- Available now
A Web Designer with over five years experience, specialising in web sites that look great and are easy to use. Comfortable with the technical aspect of web design; able to liaisemore...A Web Designer with over five years experience, specialising in web sites that look great and are easy to use. Comfortable with the technical aspect of web design; able to liaise confidently with clients and colleagues to gain great results.
I specialise in front-end design and produce high quality sites placing a great importance on usability and accessibility, as a first class graduate I possess a strong eye for detail and a passion for perfectionism, producing front-end XHTML/CSS, graphic concepts and identities.
High profile clients include: Colony Candles, Wax Lyrical, YMCA, Sunderland University, Paddy Burt Travel Writer, Blue Kangaroo, Beecham Peacock and Hayward Tod Estate Agents.
Area Covered: Newcastle upon Tyne / Cumbria
Work Experience Summary: Freelance designer / front-end web developerMarch 2010 - present
Since making the leap to self-employment I've been busy freelancing for various digital agencies across the North East and Cumbria. I also work independently alongside trusted freelancers creating the highest quality work and communicating with the client at all stages to ensure a great website is completed on time and to positive approval.
bdaily / bgroup creative agencyMarch 2009 - February 2010
Working across two sister companies bdaily and bgroup I was responsible for the front-end design and development of bdaily.info, an online news service providing the North East business community with daily news via itâï¿½ï¿½s website, Plasma TV network and daily bulletin.
Within this position I had the opportunity to work alongside the senior web designer within bgroup, allowing me to get involved in a variety of local and national creative campaigns; from conceptual and interface design work to front-end web development.
Crome InternetAugust 2005 - January 2009
Within a small team of developers and programmers I was responsible for producing front-end xhtml/css, graphic concepts and identities. Building relationships with clients and working with them to tight deadlines, time estimation and time management and taking projects from brief to completion are all part of my experience in this position.
Education Summary: August 2006:
Adobe Authorised Training from TidalFire
Fast Track to ColdFusion MX 7 Certificate
2002 - 2005:
Cumbria Institute of the Arts
BA (Hons) Degree, Multimedia Design and Digital Animation (First Class)
2000 - 2002:
BTEC National Diploma, Information Design (Distinction)
AS Level, Information and Communication Technology (B)
City & Guilds, Computer Aided Design (Level 3 Pass)