Creative and highly motivated Senior Bookbinder & Project Coordinator for a bindery and printers in the City. I am hardworking with a high attention to detail, designing and producing bespoke products to meet clients specifications. Working within a fast-paced environment I have also coordinated and project managed multiple jobs through production, which utilises my skills in communication, team work and administration.
• Liaise with external suppliers and internal departments (Print, Sales, Dispatch) to ensure materials and projects are well coordinated; delivered accurately, on time, and to a high standard. • Often customer facing, giving product advice to best meet requirements, budgets and deadlines. • Traditional hand binding of bespoke products from leather bound books to clamshell boxes for clients including Penguin, Four Seasons, Red Bull, Skanska, ISG and BBC. • Working as part of a team, we share binding techniques and identify efficient work methods. • Collating of data and reporting for Bindery Manager.
• Primary creator of book, box and paper products. • Collaborated with Art Department in the development of new products. • Being flexible, I also took on the responsibility of product photography and digital editing for print and web when required.
Learning the traditional and modern craft of bookbinding. Creation of content with the use of skills in Graphic Design, Illustration & Photography