Experienced Senior Creative Services Specialist with a demonstrated history working across graphic design, marketing automation, campaigns and design management. Skilled in design, art direction, project management, demand generation tactics and digital marketing. A creative, dynamic and thoughtful professional with a First Class BA (Hons.) degree focused on Digital Art from University of Southampton.
Delivering quality design work across a range of project types. In doing this, understanding how a strategic approach to design can be applied to help deliver work that is effective but also scalable to cope with the volume of projects submitted. Creative output for the EMEA region includes but is not limited to: - Email/Landing Page design & automation - Event banners & agendas - Exhibition stand design - Brochure design - Sales support documents & presentations - PowerPoint presentations - Digital assets - Internal design projects Managing a small design team to ensure projects are distributed, briefed and executed effectively. Educating and inspiring this team is also a key focus. Implementing new methods to optimise regional Marketo programs. As a Marketo Certified Expert, driving a better use of the tool to drive real value for JDA is of critical importance to this role. Collaborating with sales on the production of bespoke sales documents for key meetings in the closing stages of the sales cycle. These projects require defining project structure, assigning responsibility and working toward tight deadlines across departments. Working in the General Data Protection Regulation core project team to manage the implementation of a new data strategy to adhere to GDPR leading up to and from May 2018.
I founded KiteDigital in February 2014. I supplied a range of web design, graphic design, social media and marketing consultancy services to companies ranging from independent ventures to global corporations. My regular clients included: - ForgeRock, Bristol - Centerprise International, Basingstoke - Inigo Scout, Winchester - JDA Software Ltd., Bracknell - le Pont Appointments, London - The Di Bridges Partnership, Cheltenham - Baseline Training, Winchester - Sigvaris, Andover - Eco-Flow, Bournemouth 'Adam has raised the bar regarding creative design work for all of the projects/challenges we have presented to him! Always dependable, always meets deadlines and seems to always manage my high expectations, which I'm told is not easy! Adam's creativity has truly resuscitated our 'tired' internet and marketing presence. Highly recommended!' Jack Briggs, Director, Baseline Training Ltd.
Key responsibilities included: All design output for the EMEA region. This includes asset creation for campaigns and events making full use of Adobe Creative Cloud including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premier Pro, After Effects and Dreamweaver. Managing regional marketing operations across a range of digital marketing platforms, marketing automation with Marketo and integration with SalesForce. Planning and project managing the creative requirements of the EMEA Marketing and Campaigns team. Implementing and managing JDA’s creative briefing process, ensuring it is clearly communicated and actioned.
Key responsibilities included: Reporting to the EMEA Creative Services Manager and working directly with EMEA Marketing, Business. Development and Sales teams to complete a range of design, email automation and digital projects.
Key responsibilities included: Supporting Method Products UK Brand Manager on a range of Marketing, Design and Digital projects during the Method Summer Clean campaign in summer 2014. This project was launched in over 500 stores nationwide as well as online with Buzzfeed via coordinated social media. Collaborating with the group communications officer and design agencies on campaign deliverables; compiling and executing content calendars to drive peripheral campaign activity.