Emily Nelson

Creative

  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsPhotographer - Art Director - Copywriter - Content Strategist - Communications Manager

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About me

Emily is a Copywriter, Photographer & Art Director currently based in London. Multi-faceted creative thinker hungry to create content that breaks boundaries. Interested in working in a creative agency environment, and looking to further develop skills across audio, visual and digital mediums.

Skills

  • Content Producing
  • Creating Stories
  • Photography
  • Live Broadcast
  • Developing Concepts
  • Video Campaigns
  • Strategy
  • Copywriting
  • Creative Art Direction
  • Strategic Branding
  • Creative Strategy
  • Brand Storytelling
  • Storytelling
  • Advertising
  • Feature Writing
  • Research
  • Pitching
  • Editing Copy
  • Video Production

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  • Roundhouse

    Roundhouse

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    • Events
  • AKQA

    AKQA

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    • Design & Creative
  • D&AD

    D&AD

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    • Design & Creative
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    Freelance

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    Work history

    Currently

    Creative

    D&AD

    Aug 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • Selected as one of the Class of '18 on New Blood Shift

    Currently

    Communications Specialist

    (Various)

    May 2015
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Communications consultant work for various organisations, including Ministry of Justice and Great Ormond St Hospital. Specialising in internal comms, branding, comms strategy, social media management/strategy and copywriting. Experience with C-suite, line management, development and D&I.

    Currently

    Photographer

    (Various)

    Jan 2015
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • • Worked with several clients on a variety of different shoots • Assisted and directed on many shoots/projects from inception to completion • Experience understanding client briefs and objectives • Experience prepping clients and talent • Developed extensive knowledge of post-production editing software

    2018

    Junior Producer

    Roundhouse

    Jan 2018 - Mar 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • - During the Intensive Broadcast Training course I undertook at the Roundhouse, I trained as a Junior Producer for Live Broadcast and Film/TV

    2017

    Production Assistant, Jazz Uganda/Buganda TV

    Jazz FM Kampala

    Jul 2017 - Aug 2017
    • Kampala, Uganda
    • Internship
    • • Assisted with developing pitches and producing stories for broadcast • Learned the basics of editing audio within a podcast format • Researched/fact-checked stories and found interview participants • Assisted on the live recording of a charity sporting event in Kampala • Read news bulletins on air during drive-time (radio) • Managed and produced social media content for both outlets

    Education

    Currently

    New Blood Shift Creative

    D&AD

    Sep 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Selected as one of 20 of this year's Shift Class of 2018. New Blood Shift is a four month night school designed to expose fresh & diverse talent to the world of creativity and advertising through workshops, talks and live creative briefs.

    Currently

    Bloomberg Intensive Broadcast Programme

    Roundhouse

    Jan 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • - Training and hands on experience in video production and live broadcast - Experience working as a team on major live streams and productions at the Roundhouse - Gained real experience in film production across Roundhouse festivals and events; including live broadcasts, promotional films and video productions. - Developed a solid grounding in self-shooting and post-production

    2014

    3 A Level, 11 GCSEs

    St Simon Stock Catholic School

    Sep 2007 - Jul 2014
    • Maidstone, United Kingdom
    • 3 A Levels: English Literature (A) History (A) Philosophy and Ethics (B) 11 GCSES, including Mathematics and English (A*-B)

    Awards

    2018

    • Shortlisted as one of the top 20 emerging creatives in the world, via Cream.