Roger Christian

Graphic designer

Level
Senior
Location
Edenbridge, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

  • Graphic designer
    HR Administrator
  • Graphic designer

About me

I am a driven and passionate print and digital designer who enjoys managing projects from concept to production stage. I am organised with great attention to detail and will put in the extra effort to achieve the best possible result. I have extensive experience in corporate, branding and marketing design at a senior level. I have worked in creative teams, can manage designers and contractors, and am adept at project management at every stage.

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Skills

  • Print Design
  • Digital Design
  • Creative Artworking
  • Marketing Design
  • Corporate Comms
  • Branding Design
  • Web Design

Companies I’ve worked with

  • F

    Freelance

    • The British Library

      The British Library

      • Education & Research
    • T

      The British Museum

      • S

        Splashdown Design

        Work history

        Currently

        Marketing Graphic Designer

        The British Museum

        Jun 2014
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • I am currently on an ongoing contract at the British Museum, working within their Marketing team to create marketing and brand comms materials as well as exhibition collateral.

        2014

        Print & Digital Designer

        Freelance

        Jul 2012 - May 2014
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Work from my own studio for private clients on a freelance and contract basis, including a contract at Prostate Cancer UK, helping them expand their brand comms materials following their rebrand.

        2012

        Senior Designer & Design Manager

        Witom Ltd

        Dec 2010 - Jun 2012
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Witom owns a range of service industry businesses (care sector training, recruitment, amongst others) and my job was to oversee and create all digital and print branding, communications, marketing and publicity materials. The work was predominantly web-based and required a wide range of web design and technical skills, as well as the ability to work closely with in-house development and SEO teams.

        2010

        Senior Print Designer

        The British Library

        Jan 2005 - Dec 2010
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Eight-month contract (maternity leave cover) at the Library’s Corporate Design Office, taking responsibility for maintaining branding, project management, as well as designing major print projects. These included: marketing collateral and the accompanying book for ‘The Writer in the Garden’ exhibition; in-house publications and reports; supervision of the annual report; publishing catalogue.

        2010

        Print & Digital Designer

        Freelance

        Jan 2005 - Dec 2010
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Working from my own studio for private clients on a freelance and contract basis. My clients included the British Library, London Transport Museum, Royal College of Nursing, The Labour Party, The International Labour O ce (Geneva), The Library and Museum of Freemasonry.

        2004

        Print Designer

        Freelance

        Jan 2001 - Jun 2004
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • A range of freelance work for varied clients, including varied print media, web work, and publishing. Illustrated book design for Yale University Press and Marshall Editions. Magazine layout for Cable Guide, ntl:guide and Zap.

        2000

        Print Designer

        The Labour Party

        Jan 1999 - Dec 2000
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Worked as a print and digital designer in the party’s head office design and publishing unit. Work included print – from corporate publications and branding to brochures and election materials, as well as multimedia – CD-ROM and screensaver projects.

        1998

        Graphic Designer

        Splashdown Design

        Mar 1996 - Dec 1998
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Design position with Splashdown, a design and advertising agency in West London. A wide range of layout and design, from magazine and newspaper adverts to point of sale media and corporate brochures.

        Education

        1992

        BA Bachelor of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies

        Rhodes University

        Feb 1989 - Dec 1992
        • Grahamstown, South Africa
        • Bachelor of Journalism and Media Studies with majors in English and Journalism.