Valentina Monaco

Art Editor

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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About me

Passionate graphic designer, graduated at the Fine Arts Academy of Bologna, currently working in London. Natural creative, excited about illustration and design. I am a versatile, purpose-driven professional, always happy to learn and face new challenges. With a positive personality, I am a strong team player, proactive and innovative thinker.

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Skills

  • Design
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Photography
  • Problem Solving
  • Brand Identity
  • Microsoft Office
  • Html CSS
  • B2B

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Marks and Spencer

    Marks and Spencer

    • Retail
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    Springer Nature

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      Studio Media - Ermitage

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        UDI - Unione Donne Italiane

        Work history

        Currently

        Art Editor

        Springer Nature

        Oct 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Nature Research is a flagship portfolio of journals, products and services, including Nature and the Nature-branded journals. Nature Research is part of Springer Nature, one of the world’s leading global research, educational and professional publishers

        2019

        Creative Artworker - Marketing Assistant

        Sandler Seating Ltd.

        Feb 2018 - Oct 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • ▪ Working within the Marketing Team to develop effective advertising media for luxury furniture B2B. ▪ Resale and supporting Sales and Logistics departments. ▪ Printed products (catalogues, booklets, post cards, business cards, events banners). ▪ Curation of company website, product data, image database and post-production. ▪ Web marketing material (banners, animations, social media) and newsletters. ▪ Management of 3D data (Rhyno), 2D line drawings. ▪ Interaction with international customers and suppliers. ▪ Participation in the definition of marketing strategies and internal coordination meetings.

        2018

        Graphic Designer

        Tooled-Up.com

        Oct 2017 - Jan 2018
        • Enfield, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • ▪ Working in the Marketing Department to position hardware and DIY products for personal and business targets. ▪ Design and build of HTML / CSS newsletters, web graphics and banners. ▪ Curator of website, image database and product data. ▪ Brand management, restyling of company logo and website theme.

        2017

        Sales Assistant

        Marks and Spencer

        Nov 2016 - Oct 2017
        • Guildford, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • ▪ Customer interaction and front office activities. ▪ Actively participating in meetings, planning and sales strategy definition. ▪ Proposal and development from concept to publishing of an editorial menu for customers and staff use. ▪ Store management and problem solving.

        2016

        Graphic Designer

        Caliel Edizioni

        Mar 2016 - Jul 2016
        • Bologna, Italy
        • Full Time
        • ▪ Curator of the layout of a fortnightly estate agency magazine. ▪ Ownership of the complete product design. ▪ Design of books, logos, business cards, flyers, and advertising material for various clients. ▪ Delivery against strict deadlines and management of tasks and priorities under pressure.

        2016

        Graphic Designer, Photographer and SEO

        Setarium - Manifattura Viaggi

        Sep 2015 - Feb 2016
        • Bologna, Italy
        • Full Time
        • ▪ Imaging of textile samples and photo editing for marketing purposes. ▪ Website content curation and Search Engine Optimisation. ▪ Analysis of website performance and statistics, social media management. ▪ Responsible for newsletter and marketing material.

        2015

        Dec 2014 - Mar 2015
        • Bologna, Italy
        • Freelance
        • ▪ Creation of artwork for exhibition based on theatre play scripts. ▪ Management of the project through its whole lifecycle, with particular attention to the print process. ▪ Collaboration with printing and binding studios and material supply. ▪ Participation in advertising and marketing campaign.

        2012

        Graphic Designer

        Studio Media - Ermitage

        Jan 2012 - Oct 2012
        • Bologna, Italy
        • Full Time
        • ▪ Design of album and disk artwork, booklets and flyers. ▪ Development of packaging and exhibition boxes. ▪ Interaction with the major national record industries as customers.

        Education

        2016

        Oct 2012 - Mar 2016
        • Bologna, Italy
        • Academic curriculum focused on Graphic Design, Photography, Illustration, Web Design (HTML, CSS) and Typography, Packaging, Fashion Design.

        2011

        Sep 2007 - Jun 2011
        • Bologna, Italy
        • Diploma on graphics for advertising and marketing.