Sarah Houghton

Brand and Creative Designer at TransferWise

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

Currently exploring the world of design in fintech. A graphic designer who has a love for print, photography, and colour. With experience in brand strategy, event curation, digital design for multiple platforms and social media. I love to solve real problems of real people, using design as a tool for change.

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Skills

  • Typography
  • Design
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • User-centered Design
  • Project Management
  • Art Curation
  • Print Design

Companies I’ve worked with

  • TransferWise

    TransferWise

    • Non Creative Industries
  • Kingston School of Art

    Kingston School of Art

    • Arts and Culture
  • O

    Oxford Brookes University

    • S

      Southern Cross IT Ltd

      Work history

      Currently

      Freelance Graphic Designer

      Southern Cross IT Ltd

      Aug 2015
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Having known this company for a while, I regularly help with small logo and website designs for their customers.

      2017

      Graphic Design Intern

      TransferWise

      Jun 2017 - Jul 2017
      • The Tea Bldg, Shoreditch High St, London E1 6JJ, UK
      • Internship
      • Design intern for 4 weeks, working with the design team in Transferwise on the branding, the user journey and looking into the role of the UI and UX designer. Also created graphics across all medias for the recruitment team to encourage people to join Transferwise.

      2017

      Student Ambassador

      Kingston School of Art

      Oct 2015 - Sep 2017
      • Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • As I have done previously, I enjoy to help others where I can. I work on the open days to advice students on their portfolio and interview choices as well as give what guidance I can to prospective students.

      2015

      Student Ambassador

      Oxford Brookes University

      Sep 2014 - Jun 2015
      • Oxford, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • During my time studying here, I was an Ambassador, which meant that I would work on open days to help and give advice to students looking around. I would also along with my tutor give talks to the prospectus Foundation year group, telling them about my experience at Brookes.

      2011

      Jun 2011 - Jun 2011
      • Southampton, United Kingdom
      • Internship
      • 2 Weeks work experience in this design agency, I worked in the marketing and PR departments and within the creative design team.

      Education

      Currently

      (BA hons) Graphic Design

      Kingston School of Art

      Sep 2015
      • Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom

      2015

      Art and Design Foundation Diploma Distinction

      Oxford Brookes University

      Sep 2014 - Jun 2015
      • Oxford, United Kingdom

      2014

      4 A Levels, 1 AS Level

      Peter Symonds College

      Sep 2012 - Jun 2014
      • Winchester, United Kingdom
      • Economics - B English Literature and Language - B Graphic Communication - A General Studies - B Mathematics - C