Cairo Hamilton

Digital Designer

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
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About me

A zealous creative professional with over four years' experience working across a variety of design disciplines, including: motion, videography, packaging, online and print editorial. I won the Student Design Award from The Royal Society of Arts (RSA) and received recognition from Nottingham Trent University for demonstrating an unparalleled level of dedication and improvement in specific design fields compared to the rest of my class.

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Skills

  • Typography
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Premiere Pro

Companies I’ve worked with

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    Waitrose

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      Debut App

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        Manoto

        Work history

        2019

        Digital Designer

        Debut App

        May 2018 - Jun 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • I oversee all the visual Marketing content for Debut. I work closely with the B2B and B2C Managers and the Marketing Director to create and co-ordinate content for both the B2B and B2C sides of the company. I regularly review campaigns across our social platforms to understand how we can improve for future campaigns I also measure their performance against our KPI's to ensure we continue to remain on track for the company objectives, whilst continuing to ensure the Debut brand identity always remains consistent and relevant to the target audience.

        2018

        Junior Designer

        Manoto

        Mar 2016 - Apr 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • To create, visualise and stylise graphic design material for the studio based productions for the Manoto channel. I directly communicate, articulate, and co-ordinate with the Design Coordinator, Production team and the Creative Director on the day-to-day creative briefing process and delivery of effective visual design solutions. All the while ensuring the aesthetic language communicates the desired message and functions of the Manoto brand successfully.

        2015

        Graphic Design Intern

        Waitrose

        Oct 2015 - Dec 2015
        • Bracknell, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • During my time at Waitrose I have: been on site for several photography shoots; presented concept ideas to designers, buyers and marketers and worked closely with both the packaging and POS team on live briefs that will eventually be implemented across Waitrose stores nationwide.

        Education

        2015

        BA(Hons) Graphic Design

        Nottingham Trent University

        Aug 2012 - Jun 2015
        • Nottingham, United Kingdom

        2012

        Graphic Design

        Solihull College

        Aug 2010 - May 2012
        • Solihull, United Kingdom

        2010

        Graphic Design

        Hall Green School

        Aug 2005 - Jun 2010
        • Birmingham, United Kingdom

        Awards

        2015

        Accredited Course Student Award.

        Chartered Society of Designers

        • I was chosen from the Art & Design School at Nottingham Trent University for recognition of outstanding course achievement

        2015

        The Royal Society of Arts(RSA) Fellows' Award.

        Royal Society of Arts

        • The judges commended me on my use of typography, my ability to dissect a brief and presentation and communication skills. http://sda.thersa.org/en/challenge/rsa-student-design-awards-2015/phase/ideation-phase-2/track/the-daily-diet-en See my work on the RSA website here: http://sda.thersa.org/en/showcase www.thisischam.com/4dinner