Cressi Claire
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Cressi Claire

Journalist, Creative DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
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Cressi Claire
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Cressi Claire

Journalist, Creative DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
About me
First Class communications graduate, journalist, PR assistant and creative director who works confidently in high-pressure environments, owing to experience in the arts, media and fashion industries. Based in N. London.
Projects
  • Get A Life Magazine
    Get A Life MagazineCharitable arts publication encouraging cancer awareness through 117 pages of informative, creative content from 50+ patients and creatives across the world. The publication sold out of x2 releases and achieved funding from ARTCRY for the production of 1,000+ free print copies (distributed to hospitals, charities, universities, and more). In June '21, the publication was shortlisted for the Terry Mansfield Publication Award at Graduate Fashion Week.
Work history
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    Marketing & OperationsPLAINANDSIMPLE
    London, United KingdomPart Time
    - Produced and edited copy (e.g. website, email, social/video ads) - Managed press contact research, list-building and outreach - Created SEO-driven newsletters and relevant graphics/imagery - Monitored media/business opportunities and collected brand coverage
    Graduate Fashion Foundation logo
    Graduate Fashion Foundation logo
    Video Content & Reporting AssistantGraduate Fashion Foundation
     - London, United KingdomInternship
    - Edited and uploaded video content to WordPress site and Vimeo - Managed live stream and online chat functioning - Maintained and updated data on Excel spreadsheets - Documented sponsored content
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Skills
  • Writing
  • 35mm Film Photography
  • Content Writing
  • SEO Content
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Microsoft Office
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Wordpress
  • Squarespace
Education
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    BA(Hons) Fashion Communication and PromotionNorwich University of the arts
     - Norwich, United Kingdom
    - Graduated with a First Class (1:1) in Fashion Communication and Promotion, June '21 - Shortlisted for the Terry Mansfield Publication Award at Graduate Fashion Week - Dissertation selected as an Exemplar for nationwide reference (titled 'An Investigation into the Development of Working Practices for Female Garment Workers in Bangladesh from 1971 to 2020') - Transferred from BA (Hons) Fashion Photography, Falmouth University