Nicola Thompson

Creative Copywriter

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

Projects credited in

About me

I’m from Belfast and currently live in London. I have a degree in Advertising and a Masters in Communication Design. I’m crafty with words, but I have a passion for conceptual thinking. I enjoy solving creative problems and coming up with beautiful and original ideas, that work.

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Skills

  • Copywriting
  • Storytelling
  • Brand
  • Video Scriptwriting
  • Advertising
  • Digital Content
  • Article Writer
  • Ideas
  • Social Media
  • Visual Communiation

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Hugo & Cat

    Hugo & Cat

    • Design
  • CreativeAdventur.es

    CreativeAdventur.es

    • Design
  • r

    rehab agency

    • Y

      Yellow brick Road

      Work history

      Currently

      Content Team Lead

      rehab agency

      Jan 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time

      Currently

      Copywriter

      Hugo & Cat

      Apr 2013
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Concept and create digital campaigns for brands such as Royal Mail, Black & Decker, Volkswagen, Sony and Tourism Ireland. From writing video scripts and social media posts to naming apps and developing interactive websites, help brands engage with their audience.

      2013

      Creative Copywriter

      Hugo & Cat

      Feb 2012 - Feb 2013
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Working with brands such as Digital Cinema Media, HTC, Bauer Media and Jimmy’s Ice Coffee, develop innovation ideas and creative executions. Identify new strategic opportunities for brands, present complex theory in simple terms and produce original ideas through copy and design.

      2011

      Creative Copywriter

      Yellow brick Road

      Jun 2011 - Nov 2011
      • Belfast, United Kingdom
      • Internship
      • Working in a close-knit creative team generate workable concepts and ideas. Develop print campaigns for a wide range of products and brands such as Kia, Yankee Candle, Pot Noodle and The Caravan Club.

      Education

      2010

      Master of Arts - Communication Design

      University of Salford

      Sep 2009 - Sep 2010
      • Salford, United Kingdom
      • Programme includes modules in Advertising, Branding, Graphic & 3D Design, Photography, Copywriting and Research Methods. Professional practice involves working on live briefs with clients and final submission put into production.

      2009

      Bachelor of Arts (BA) Ad

      University of Chester

      Sep 2006 - Sep 2009
      • Warrington, United Kingdom
      • Programme includes modules in Advertising, Copywriting, Multimedia Production, Photography, Visual Communication, Creative Problem Solving, Viral Marketing, Public Relations, Project Management and Campaign Design.

      Awards

      2017

      Chip Shop Awards

      The Drum

      • Best ad for something that does not need to be advertised

      2016

      ADCAN Award

      ADCAN

      • A film for 'The Girlhood' - Gender Equality