James Assock

Graphic Designer

  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationUnited Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsArt Director - Copywriter - Graphic Designer

Projects

About me

An art director who writes. A copywriter who draws. (A graphic designer who does both.)

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Skills

  • Advertising
  • Marketing
  • Creative Direction
  • Art Direction
  • Copywriting
  • Event Production
  • Community Management
  • Client Services
  • Administration
  • Conceptualisation

People I’ve worked with

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  • Hamish Dinsdale

    • Message
    ConnectConnect
    • Project Manager
    • YCN

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • The Dots

    The Dots

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    • Technology
  • Clinic

    Clinic

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    • Design & Creative
  • YCN

    YCN

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    • Education & Research
  • Macmillan Cancer Support

    Macmillan Cancer Support

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    • Charity

Work history

Currently

Graphic Designer

Byte London

Mar 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time

Currently

Freelance Graphic Designer

Self Employed

Sep 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance

2016

Marketing & Partnerships Assistant

The Dots

Jun 2016 - Oct 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Experience within the Marketing & Partnerships team. Managed all social media channels and activity, liaising with the Creative Lead and M&P Coordinator. Assisted with daily content management of the website; responsible for database administration. Contributed to production and promotion of monthly 'Portfolio Masterclass' events. Provided general office support.

2016

Marketing Assistant

YCN

Apr 2016 - Jun 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Experience within the Marketing Team. Worked in a dual capacity as both Shop & Library Manager and Creative Researcher. Responsible for front-of-house activity, while also contributing to marketing projects.

2013

Digital Fundraising Redesign Intern

Macmillan Cancer Support

Jul 2013 - Oct 2013
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Experience within the Digital Team. Worked within a team of web editors on the redesign of the fundraising section of the Macmillan website. Created, edited, and delivered content through the Tridion CMS.

2013

Creative Intern

Clinic

Nov 2012 - Mar 2013
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Experience with the Creative Team. Worked independently, in a partnership, and in a team with other interns, before progressing to the role of Intern Team Leader. Focused primarily on conceptualisation and preliminary art direction for a wide range of briefs, from fully-integrated campaigns to video game packaging.

2012

Creative Intern

Duke Press

Oct 2012 - Nov 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Worked as an assistant to the freelance artist & designer, Ryan Todd. Generated ideas and initial designs for a range of different projects.

2012

Design Intern

The Good Company

Sep 2012 - Oct 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Experience within the Creative Team under the direct mentorship of a Creative Director. Worked on direct marketing (print and digital) and integrated campaigns. Focused primarily on concepts, but also contributed to art direction on smaller projects.

Education

2014

Graphic and Media Design

University Of The Arts London

Oct 2010 - Jun 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • London College of Communication Graphic and Media Design (specialising in Advertising and Social Design) Diploma in Professional Studies, 2013

2010

Level 4 Foundation Diploma in Art Design

Ravensbourne

Sep 2009 - Jun 2010
  • United Kingdom