About Me

I am a very determined and disciplined individual with strong technical design skills, as well as the ability to work on idea generation. My 5 years experience in the design industry helps me stand out from the rest; strengthening my ability to work in a team, enabling me to meet deadlines and work well under pressure.

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Work Experience

Atom Bank (Live brief), March 2017 - May 2017
I worked for 6 weeks on a project with Atom Bank. We worked to explore a scenario to develop a Student Account and explored how it would work. Throughout the project, theres was numerous Skype calls for catch-up, along with a final presentation in front of a selection of staff at Atom Bank. There was a range of research, idea generation, user testing & presentation skills.

Sage One (Live brief), October 2016 - January 2017
I worked with Sage One on a live brief for a university project. The project was to reinvent and redesign payroll. We used a combination of idea generation, digital design and prototyping the final apps. We gained excellent feedback from both tutors and Sage themselves.

Workhouse Marketing, June 2011 - August 2016
Starting through work experience in 2011, I progressed my way up to work as a Junior Designer. I initially took on roles working on print design, but then worked my way up to working as a key part of the digital design team. Working on wordpress websites, as well as taking leads on digital design projects.

Education

Northumbria University, September 2015 - June 2018
BA (Hons) Interactive Media Design, currently in 2nd year.

Blackburn College, September 2013 - June 2015
UAL Level 3 Diploma in Art & Design: Graphic Design - Distinction.

Ribblesdale High School, September 2008 - June 2013
8 GCSE’s, all C grade and above including Maths and English.

BASED IN NEWCASTLE