Christian Norman

Designer | Creative | Art Director

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

A fervent creative with five years of design experience working on a range of much loved global brands. I have an extensive knowledge of advertising across multi-media platforms. My informed thinking and passion provides a deep understanding to leverage insights, create tailored and unique campaigns. I collaborate with copywriters to make beautiful, actionable and helpful creative that fulfils clients goals of either on or offline sales, engagement or brand awareness. I enjoy consulting with JBP’s and international SMB clients spreading the word of creative best practices for paid advertising. Through presentations and leading client workshops I get teams inspired by walking them through my process when designing for multi-media platforms.

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Skills

  • Typography
  • Social Media Advertising
  • Layout
  • Illustration
  • Presenting
  • Project Management
  • Graphic Communication
  • Commercial Photography
  • Strategy
  • Adobe

Companies I’ve worked with

  • F

    Freelance

    • Wonderbly

      Wonderbly

      • Publishing
    • Pinterest

      Pinterest

      • Technology
    • K

      KBS Albion

      Work history

      Currently

      Creative | Global Visual Designer

      Pinterest

      Oct 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Working across a range of much loved global brands I use consumer insights, trends and seasonal moments to conceptualise, brief and execute a variety of creative challenges. Role and responsibilities include: - Lead designer overseeing visual story telling for global brands on the Pinterest platform - Interpret client KPI's, then researching and delivering high quality, innovative campaigns - Collaborate on creative concepts and delivering best in class assets - Consult on paid and organic strategies for brands and influencers - Develop and communicate creative best practices internally and externally - Brief design vendors on creative production needs - Flexible, fast paced, comfortable working on multiple assignments simultaneously

      2010

      Creative | Designer

      Freelance

      Jul 2016 - Oct 2010
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Deliveroo | London Zone | Agency Forged | Client Inside the Edit | Client

      2016

      Creative | Designer

      Wonderbly

      Sep 2015 - Jun 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Responsibilities: - Concepted, styled and shot multiple cross platform campaigns - Delivered creative for cross platform marketing assets - Worked with data analytics to boost the CTR and CPA - Developed company brand guidelines. Specifically, photography style, typography and layout - Delivered company wide content and assets - A pro-active self starter I lead independent projects

      2015

      Designer

      KBS Albion

      Sep 2014 - Sep 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Concept and design for: - Social media content - Cross platform advertising campaigns - Marketing Materials - Pitches

      2014

      Stylist Assistant

      Freelance

      Jan 2014 - Dec 2014
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Work featured in: - Grand Designs Live - Heart Home magazine - Good Homes Magazine

      Education

      2010

      1st Class Honours: BA Illustration

      UWE Bristol

      Sep 2007 - Jul 2010
      • Bristol, United Kingdom
      • Focused on conceptual and visual design. I developed my personal style by embracing a broad range of media (print, textiles and sculpture).