Curriculum Vitae

Introduction

I currently work as a senior designer and web co-ordinator for Phoenix Medical Supplies, which is part of the 3rd largest pharmaceutical wholesaler group in Europe. Working alongside the Marketing and Branding Manager, I lead a team of 5 designers. My roles include:

  • Brand Guidelines
    Ensuring all design and print work meets brand guidelines and is of the highest standard while meeting tight deadlines.
  • Group Intranet
    The creation and management of the UK group intranet, including many sub websites.
  • External Group Website
    Management of the external website content.
  • Document Version Control
    Construct and maintain a corporate database to trace all documents and artwork.
  • Artwork Transition
    Overseeing the transition of artwork from external studios to our in-house team.

Experience

  • Phoenix Medical Supplies (2009 – Current)
    Senior Designer and Web Co-ordinator
  • Printing.com Birmingham East (2005 – 2009)
    Senior Design Executive
  • Printing.com Wolverhampton (2004 – 2005)
    Design Executive
  • Lighthouse (2003)
    Designer (Work Experience)
  • Computer Bookshops (2008 – 2002)
    Graphic Designer

Qualifications

  • BA Hons Graphical Communicaiton (2001 – 2004)
    University of Wolverhampton
  • BTEC National Diploma Graphic Design (1999 – 2001)
    Matthew Boulton Collage

Knowledge

  • Adobe Creative Suite
    Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash, Fireworks, Premier
  • Microsoft Office
    Word, Excel, Outlook, Access, Powerpoint
  • Programming Languages
    HTML, CSS, PHP, Javascript, JQuery, MySQL
  • Content Management Systems
    Joomla, WordPress, MediaWiki
  • Server Software
    Windows Server 2013, Internet Information Services, MySQL Workbench, PHP, XAMPP
  • 3D Rendering
    Blender, 3D Studio Max