Employment History

Company: Yoox Net-a-Porter Group
Date: January 2012 to present
Job Title: Senior Retoucher
Job Description: Retouching models and products for the Net-a-Porter website, and working on runway and fashion photoshoots for various editorial pieces. Also providing training for new starters at the company.

Company: Doubletake Studios
Date: July 2009 – November 2011
Job Title: Creative Retoucher
Job Description: Retouching and creating bespoke pieces of artwork for a variety of clients.

Company: Whispering Smith
Date: January 2008 – March 2009
Job Title: Outerwear Designer / Retoucher
Job Description: Designing male outwear garments that were supplied to companies such as River Island, Peacocks and more. Also retouching models for the company website.

Company: AudPro Media
Date: September 2006 – October 2007
Job Title: Motion Media Designer / Graphic Designer
Job Description: Designing plasma screen advertising for shopping centres, bars and antenatal clinics. Also producing leaflets, DVD Covers and HTML Emails.

Company: Core Design
Date: November 2006 and October 2007
Job Title: Freelance Graphic Designer
Job Description: The two freelance jobs I have undertaken at Core Design have both been designing wall graphics for the nightclub Liquid.

Company: Openhouse Group / Directory Magazine
Date: July 2005 – February 2006
Job Title: Graphic Designer
Job Description: During the final year of my degree course I worked for Manchester lifestyle magazine Directory. Whilst working for Directory magazine I worked primarily on advertisement design and also designed two of the magazines’ front covers, plus business cards, interactive CDs, leaflets and promotional posters.

Academic Background

2003 – 2006 BA (HONS) Fashion & Brand Promotion
University of Central Lancashire
Grade: 2:1

2001 – 2003 HND in Multimedia Design
Oldham College
Grade: Merit

1999 – 2001 BTEC National Diploma in Multimedia Design
Oldham College
Grade: Merit

1994 – 1999 Hathershaw School
10 GCSE’s including Maths, English and Graphic Design

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