Join The–Dots

Emma Clayton

Graphic designer

  • Create New List
FollowUnfollow

Join our Pro Plan to message Emma

You can only message people who are following you. If you’d like to message this person, simply join our Recruiter Pro Plan.

  • LevelSenior
  • LocationBrighton, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsGraphic Designer - Content, Copywriting & Journalism

Projects

Are you sure?

Do you really want to delete project Creative Skillset?

Are you sure?

Do you really want to delete project Robots?

Are you sure?

Do you really want to delete project Stoke Stash?

Are you sure?

Do you really want to delete project The Pensions Regulator?

About me

Passionate, curious graphic designer with ruthless attention to detail WLTM collaborators, employers and funders. Is also a practised copyeditor. GSOH, BBC, VPL. TTFN.

Locked Pro Plan feature

Skills

  • Visual Arts
  • Corporate Identity
  • Print Design
  • Art Direction
  • Editing
  • Typography
  • Brand Identity
  • Design
  • Logo Design
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrations
  • Copywriting
  • Photography

Work history

Currently

Senior Graphic Designer

Travelopia

May 2018
  • Gatwick RH6, UK
  • Freelance
  • Short term contract: in house designer for global travel company, in charge of two luxury brands. • Design and artworking of direct mail booklets, postcards, brochures, advertising • Brand guardianship • Picture research and image retouching

2018

Graphic Designer

The Pensions Regulator

Jun 2012 - May 2018
  • Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • In-house designer for non-departmental government body, core member of marketing team in busy Communications directorate. • Creation of concept/art direction and artworking for a variety of UK government publications (eg Corporate Plan) and marketing materials, including ‘Scorpion’ anti-scam campaign (winner of a Public Service Communications Excellence award). • Vector illustration, picture research, photography, filming and video editing, post production effects and simple animation; all used to add vibrancy to dry material and help build our social media presence. • Design and artworking for internal communications, brand guardianship. • Extensive copy editing, house styling and proofreading to bring language in line with correct tone of voice and plain English standards. • Designing to WCAG 2.0 AA accessibility standards including tagging of PDFs for use with screen reader assistive technology.

2012

Graphic Designer Short Term Contract

Crafters Hands Ltd

Jan 2012 - May 2012
  • Littlehampton, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Designer and project co-ordinator for children’s toy kit company. Multi-tasking role and maintenance of strict delivery schedule under pressure. • Working with the art director to develop the design of new toys, and artworking for exterior packaging. • Design and artworking of marketing materials, photoshoot management for catalogue imagery of products. • Copywriting and proofreading for instruction booklets, and commissioning translations into six languages. Specification and creation of admin packs for overseas production factories.

Education

2008

BA(Hons) Graphic Design

UWE Bristol

Aug 2005 - Jun 2008
  • Bristol, United Kingdom

2005

Aug 2004 - Jun 2005
  • Rochester, United Kingdom

Awards

2016

Member of the Chartered Society of Designers

Chartered Society of Designers

2015

Public Service Communications Excellence

Public Service Communications

  • Silver award for Scorpion scams campaign design http://vitrinedesign.co.uk/#/tpr/