Mickey Jones
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Mickey Jones

Copywriter | Junior Creative | Seeking placement opportunitiesUnited Kingdom
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Mickey Jones
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Mickey Jones

Copywriter | Junior Creative | Seeking placement opportunitiesUnited Kingdom
About me
A new-ish graduate looking for her first Junior Placement with her beloved creative wife in Adland. Big fan of chai lattes, not so much about worms. Always open with connecting with creatives from various disciplines and seeing how I can help out, so if you're interested come say hello.
Projects
  • Re*schedule: A bedroom project conceived by Dan Yates & Adam Illingworth to save the music industry during isolation
    Re*schedule: A bedroom project conceived by Dan Yates & Adam Illingworth to save the music industry during isolationI spoke to the co-founder, Dan Yates, of the design project Re*Schedule on why he started it with his friend Adam Illingworth, what the project could develop into, which blue tick artist landed in his DMs and his advice for prospective creatives wanting to start their own side hustle. This is a Featured article on Futr Gen
  • Young, Broke & Hungry: How can advertising improve the way it recruits Juniors after COVID-19?
    Young, Broke & Hungry: How can advertising improve the way it recruits Juniors after COVID-19?During isolation, I started to notice a prominent rise in virtual initiatives such as portfolio reviews and mentorship schemes in the advertising industry. These solutions meant any creatives can finally have a piece of advertising, even if they live in geographic isolation and/or come from lower-income families. My article explores young creatives' struggles and offer the solutions agencies or recruiters can adopt to make the industry more accessible. The piece was published by Little Black B
Projects credited in
  • FUTR GEN WEB  LAUNCH
    FUTR GEN WEB LAUNCHWe've just launched the site of our media company - FUTR GEN. FUTR GEN is a christian youth media platform showcasing and discovering emerging leaders and talent. All things culture, faith, music and style. check it out - www.futr-gen.com
  • Mail Metro Media x Art Fund
    Mail Metro Media x Art FundThis project was created as a part of Brixton Finishing School. Brief set by Mail Metro Media: Come up with a big idea for a brand collaboration with Mail Metro Media, targeting different audiences provided by their range of publications. Response: Art, Unframed, a collaboration with Art Fund to revitalise the arts and culture sector which has been greatly impacted by Covid-19. This collaboration provides a huge platform (online and at a local level) for artists who have missed out on the o
  • KFC Double Down
    KFC Double DownThis project was created as a part of Brixton Finishing School. Brief set by KFC: Build a launch campaign for the 3rd release of the KFC Double Down. Come up with creative ideas which drive excitement, encourages fans into stores and ensures the product stands out in the market.
Work history
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    A barista with a soulStarbucks
    United KingdomPart Time
    Using this as a stepping stone to help fund my relocation to London and paying the bills as I visit agencies for placement opportunities. If you like coffee, drop me a line. If you want to address Starbucks corporate responsibility with food waste, as I an angry barista also want to, drop me a line. My speciality is a Caramel Machiatto if you wanted to taste test my skills and I recommend trying the Blonde Roast.
Skills
  • Copywriting
  • Art Directing
  • Photography
  • Design
  • Article Writing
  • Feature Writer
Education
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    Creative Advertising BA HonsUniversity of Lincoln
     - Lincoln, United Kingdom
    Successfully didn't waste 3 years of debt. Oh and bagging a 1st Class Honours, yeah that too.
Awards
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    Business Student of The YearColeg Cambria
    Turns out I prefer the creative industry, but my brain is still whip-smart thanks to reading and writing countless successful business case studies and realising I'm not a sociopath.