Samir Koudoua

Creative Designer

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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About me

Working with some of the worlds largest consumer brands with a passion to lead through the creative process with a hands-on approach. Delivering clients fresh ideas and engaging campaigns, guided by strategic thinking to achieve successful outcomes. Designing across a range of industries with a clean, high-end style, focusing on structure, space, and clear communication.

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Skills

  • Branding
  • Print Design
  • Art Direction
  • Typography
  • Brand Design
  • Design
  • Creative Direction
  • Logo Design
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Illistration
  • Digital Desgin
  • Layout Editorial Design
  • UX Strategy
  • Sketch

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

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    Freelance

    • Don't Panic LDN

      Don't Panic LDN

      • Advertising
    • Black Tomato Agency

      Black Tomato Agency

      • Events
    • Redwood Publishing

      Redwood Publishing

      • Advertising

    Work history

    Currently

    Creative Designer

    Freelance

    Nov 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • • Taking full creative briefs from clients whilst advising them on the best possible style and layout for design work within brand guidelines • Creating and presenting creative concepts that fit the briefing criteria, whilst also challenging brand ideology and encouraging innovation • Liaising with external suppliers such as printers and photographers, often as a representative of the client, to ensure a consistent level of quality is maintained at all times • Supervised creative teams and worked together to accomplish 100% client satisfaction.

    2020

    Senior Digital Designer + Creative Strategist

    Fiora

    Oct 2018 - Feb 2020
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • • Collaborated with the creative director to run a team of designers, art workers, and copywriters to ensure the smooth running of the agency • Worked on briefs alongside the creative team to maintain studio quality and output whilst also building proposal decks for new business and pitching creative concepts to clients • Planned and art directed photoshoots while collaborating with external teams, such as photographers, models agencies and print houses • Utilized broad client insights to develop successful creative strategic plans across a variety of platforms • Mapped the current state of an FMCG client’s website for the UK market and proposed design and UX improvements, which were then adopted across the client’s international markets.

    2017

    Digital Deisgner

    Redwood Publishing

    Mar 2016 - Nov 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • • Worked closely with the executive creative director and account teams to create content marketing deliverables and evolve the client’s brand • Oversaw the art direction, other designers and external agencies to ensure briefs were completed in line with the client’s expectations • Liaised directly with highly established brands ranging from Luxury and Lifestyle, such as Aston Martin and Dulux, to corporate clients, such as Barclays and FedEx • Created pitch decks for various potential clients, working alongside

    2015

    Graphic Designer

    Instant Impact Design

    Apr 2015 - Nov 2015
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • • Implemented all of Instant Impact’s brand identity across all external communications and in-house materials • Worked directly with a range of external clients from start-ups to established not-for-profits to create unique branding and design solutions • Operated as an in-house team of two, held full creative autonomy to develop the on-brand design and marketing concepts for Instant Impact

    2014

    Creative Intern

    Don't Panic LDN

    Mar 2014 - Jul 2014
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship

    2014

    Graphic Design Intern

    Black Tomato Agency

    Jan 2014 - Feb 2014
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship

    Education

    2012

    (hons) Graphic Design

    Arts University Bournemouth

    Oct 2009 - Jul 2012
    • Bournemouth, United Kingdom