I'm Aisling, a graduate of Shillington Education, London. I moved from Ireland to start my career as a graphic designer and I'm now Senior Graphic Designer at Missoma, London. I'm a versatile and enthusiastic designer with a positive attitude to challenges. I am fluent in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. I especially enjoy photography, branding, packaging design & print.Locked Pro Plan feature
Missoma is a fast-paced contemporary jewellery brand based in West London. My role and responsibilities at Missoma include - • Leading weekly asset sign off meetings with management teams • Efficiently managing the graphics workload and a team of four designers to both meet deadlines and thrive in a fast-paced environment • Reporting directly into the Creative Director and working closely with the Marketing team to develop, grow and curate the Missoma brand • Demonstrating a high level of organisation through file management, clear communication, planning, delegating and anticipating business needs • Newsletter campaign conceptualisation and design execution • Curation of the fast-growing Missoma Instagram page @missomalondon • Homepage and web banner curation across missoma.com • Affiliate display banner and social PPC banner design • Art directing and photographing jewellery still lifes for web, print and social • Managing all product photography, editing of both model and product photography, photo compositing and colour enhancing • Managing print design and production including POS for collection launches, events and brand packaging development • Sourcing, managing and collaborating with freelancers • Liaising and nurturing relationships with suppliers and consultants • Supporting the entire Missoma team with any design requirements or guidance • Staying up-to-date with industry trends and tools • Daily liaising cross-departmentally with Ops, Wholesale, Jewellery Design and Warehouse • Overall, ensuring the integrity of the brand through the use of brand guidelines and acquired in-depth knowledge of the Missoma look and feel
Tatty Devine is an East London cult jewellery brand designing and manufacturing statement acrylic jewellery. My role included - • Creation and maintenance of all brand assets across both print and digital • Print management including artwork set up and liaising with printers • Creation of all website and email marketing banners using both the Magento CRM and Dotmailer platforms • Liaising with photographers and managing product photoshoots • Formatting all website product images and creating look books, line sheets, POS and collateral marketing material per collection launch • Designing all required material for special collection launches, events and promotions in keeping with the brand look and feel • Reporting into the e-Commerce Manager and Creative Director whilst working across all departments to meet their required ad-hoc needs
The Picture Works is a Dublin based media and communications company specialising in indoor and outdoor media, digital and experiential marketing. My responsibilities included - • Securing and designing City Card media campaigns (free postcard advertising media) • Coordinating social media • Coordinating and promoting the online print service which included design and print management and building a strong rapport with clients. I gained an excellent knowledge of paper stocks, setting up print-ready artwork, file management and printing processes I secured this position one month after university graduation. It was at The Picture Works where I discovered my love of graphic design and found the inspiration to pursue a design career with confidence.
I completed 31 briefs over the course of three months and received an excellent education in graphic design and the Adobe Suite.
Business, Economic & Social Studies (BESS) Final year modules included - • Advanced Marketing Theory & Practice • International Business & Global Economy • Migration & Gender • Culture & Society