Victoria Charalambides

Art Director / Creative

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

I'm an enthusiastic sustainability and wellness advocate with experience with art direction, creative thinking, social media, and design.

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Skills

  • Designing
  • Branding
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Research
  • Art Direction
  • Idea Generation
  • Strategy
  • Layout Design
  • Photography
  • Illustration

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Truffle Social

    Truffle Social

    • Advertising
  • Extinction Rebellion

    Extinction Rebellion

    • Social Enterprise
  • Growth & Grace Collective

    Growth & Grace Collective

    • Non Creative Industries
  • M

    Multiple

    Work history

    Currently

    May 2020
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Part Time
    • Design

    Currently

    Creative Assistant

    Juno

    Feb 2020
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • A beautiful space for supporting women and exploring the potential of our brains, bodies and beliefs; running workshops and classes that challenge and change the female narrative. Duties Include: - Designing content for multiple platforms and mediums. - Organising and photographing, creating content for assets. - Building on research to extend Juno's connections and possibilities. https://junospace.co.uk

    Currently

    Junior Art Director

    Multiple

    Feb 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • I have been assisting photographers on set and within studios and have been amongst art directors, designers, food stylists, brand managers, fashion stylists, models and then overseeing the photo editing process. It has tended to be fast paced! I have also been assisting filming studios for YouTube content and have had my own clients designing branded merchandise and working on social media strategies and content.

    2020

    Junior Art Director

    Catch A Fire

    May 2020 - Jul 2020
    • Royal Tunbridge Wells, Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Working with brands such as Upfield Professional non-dairy products, Violife, Bloom Gin, Opihr Gin, Charrington's Cider and Unilever. Duties Include: - Building on conceptual ideas - Designing mockups whilst using Adobe Creative Suite - Working across the team and senior leadership

    2019

    Sep 2019 - Dec 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • The height of the experience was working during the October rebellion. Duties include: - Liaising with press and journalist’s to discover the narrative and help implement this amongst the social media team and guide the headlines. - Collating and designing content whilst distributing throughout different platforms including press channels.

    2019

    Feb 2019 - Feb 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • Aiding the lead photographer with errands, equipment, lighting and art direction.

    2019

    Brand Manager

    DP Graphics Ltd

    Apr 2015 - Jan 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • Directing the continuation of brand management, studio management Duties Include: - Designing promotional materials for campaigns, branded assets for online and print. - Using InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Quark XPress, and Fiery Command Workstation. - Building relationships with and pitching to clients.

    2015

    Creative Intern

    Truffle Social

    Jan 2015 - Apr 2015
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • Creative role engaging and learning the technicalities that are applied to social media. Duties include: - Implementing social media formulas, monitoring, engaging and analyzing data. - Using Socialbro, PostSo, Hootsuite, Tweetdeck, IFTTT and Sprout Social. - Providing extensive research and involved in idea generation for multi-channel campaigns. - Creating content including photography and graphics using Adobe Creative Suite.

    Education

    2014

    BA(Hons) Advertising and Brand Management

    Staffordshire University

    Jun 2011 - Jun 2014
    • United Kingdom
    • The course allows a 360 degree approach to the industry as a whole, putting to practice the essential skills by working on many live briefs, competitions and a lot of interaction with people in the industry. The course involved: Working in teams Writing briefs Researching all aspects Idea generating Pitching ideas Learning new software Producing a campaign Writing brand audits