Digital Designer

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Sam Dickinson
Digital Designer

Graphic Designer & Photographer at Hangerworld Ltd

August 2016 - March 2017

Over my time at Hangerworld, I have worked across many different projects including producing print ready artwork for ranges of packaging, taking and editing high quality e-commerce images and videos to support product listings that highlight the details within the product & creating visuals for social media

• Working with the marketing department to produce the visual identities of campaigns which includes assets for print and digital, while ensuring the design works across 5 languages

• Uploading and formatting articles to a Wordpress blog, and going back through the catalogue to improve the SEO of previous posts

• Revamping the company’s approach to email marketing by improving the design and strategy of emails that are sent via Mailchimp. This lead to a large increase in click through rates and purchases made on the website - by utilising A/B testing and using Google Analytics to see what approach works best for our customers

 

Graphic Designer at The University of Huddersfield October 2015 - July 2016 (10 months)

During my time at Huddersfood, I worked within the marketing team and was responsible for building the visual identities of events and promotions for the catering department within the university. As the sole designer I worked on projects from concept to application ensuring the design worked fluently across different platforms, such as print, digitally and across social media campaigns

• Other tasks included generating content for the university’s digital boards which kept the campus informed on current events. 

• Producing easy to follow templates that allowed for fellow members of the team to create high quality visuals

• While working at Huddersfood, I implemented a new way of communicating across the marketing department, which improved the way projects progressed leading to a stronger department

Junior Graphic Designer at Crown House Publishing January 2015 - January 2016

Over a period of 12 months, I worked across 5 national magazine titles producing artwork from externally set briefs that filled the advertising space within the magazines. Working with a quick turnaround time to produce high quality advertisements that met the specifications of the client’s brand guidelines. Other tasks included producing logos and brand guidelines and photography and video production

Graphic Designer at Mexx

July 2014 - December 2014

During my time at the international fashion brand Mexx I worked closely within a team of designers and to produce a range of different print and digital assets for in stores and online.

• Working conceptually on new campaigns and promotions and generating a mix of POS and other print assets for in stores

• Incorporated designs across the website and for a mobile experience

• Generating images and videos for the blog and social media & Collaborating with photographers, models and stylists to produce imagery for the E-commerce and Lookbooks