Resumé

SKILLS

  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Proficient problem solver with strong analytical skills
  • Advanced computer experience across a range of applications
  • Experience in sales and customer relations
  • Willing team player and ability to work independently
  • Photography and Creative Direction
  • Video planning and Production
  • Content creation and copy writing
  • Event planning, coordination and facilitation
  • Budget forecasting and cost reporting
  • Set up and configure email services
  • Email marketing and template creation with Mailchimp and Campaign Monitor
  • Technical data communication through data sheets and marketing material
  • Advertising planning and negotiation and creative delivery
  • Analytics setup and reporting for web and social media
  • Graphic Design with Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign and press-ready proofs for print
  • UI/UX designs with Sketch and Adobe XD
  • Websites using Craft CMS, ExpressionEngine, Drupal, Joomla and Wordpress
  • JavaScript SSR sites with Gridsome, Nuxt and Gatsby and headless CMSs with GraphQL, Axios and Apollo
  • CSS Frameworks using Foundation, Bulma and Tailwind CSS and CSS BEM naming conventions with SASS, SCSS, PostCSS
  • Build tools like Grunt/Gulp and Webpack
  • Accessibility and Performance Testing with Chrome Audits and Pa11y npm module
  • Version control with Git and Github and Continuous Integration services like Netlify
  • Server creation and server setup using various VPS providers and S3 for static asset serving

WORK EXPERIENCE

DirectorBig Man Media2011-Present

  • Establish and maintain positive relationships with a range of customers, suppliers and industry peers
  • Maintain motivation and positive independent working skills and habits
  • Fulfil accounting and tax-related obligations and returns
  • Promote business through networks and industry events
  • Prospecting and securing new contract work
  • Assess and manage risk through contract negotiation and sign-off
  • Taking ownership over the growth and flat periods of business growth
  • Execute client work in a timely, honest and excellent manner

Marketing & CommunicationsRenegade MMA2011-Present

  • Establish consistent use of logos, typography, image style and tone of voice across internal and external communications
  • Develop, plan and execute marketing efforts across print, social media and email to achieve business goals
  • Develop unique and compelling marketing touch-points against competitor analysis
  • Content creation and scheduling of social media marketing and customer emails
  • Develop online booking system to reduce staff time and increase early customer engagement

Marketing Communications ManagerDindas Australia2019-2020

  • Established new direction and standards for brand identity through refreshing and significantly expanding an existing brand identity.
  • Instituted DAM Library using Sharepoint and MS Teams.
  • Formalised design requests and approvals process for marketing and creative support.
  • Developed industry training modules for online learning system (NatBuild).
  • Audits of existing marketing strategy and competitive analysis reporting to CEO.

Marketing CoordinatorInterpack2017-2019

  • Comprehensive review of existing brand, marketing and promotional efforts
  • Competitor analyse (locally and globally) and report to business unit directors
  • Audit and analyse product offering and identify under-promoted offerings
  • Consensus building and collaborative engagement with multiple business units and category experts
  • Plan, schedule and develop organic social media content and engagement
  • Design data sheets, promotional flyers and brochures in line with brand guidelines
  • Plan and develop material for trade shows, conferences and seminars
  • Budget and negotiate favourable advertising arrangements and sponsorship opportunities

Web DesignerCity on a Hill2011-2017

  • Lead UX sessions with small team
  • Websites with Wordpress, Expression Engine and Craft CMSs
  • Front end coding of primary website using EE Syntax and Twig
  • Foundation 6 for custom design components
  • BBC Gel Typography and Grid npm modules
  • Payment integration with Stripe
  • Large Audio resource library with analytics

You can find a selection of my design work on Behance and my code on Github