Craig Francis

Creative Director

London, United Kingdom
I am a highly motivated and enthusiastic creative individual with excellent interpersonal skills. I consider myself as a very approachable, friendly and warm person who can build excellent rapports with colleagues and members in a team. My willingness to learn enables me to succeed in challenges of all natures whilst still maintaining high standards.

Work Experience

Self-Employed

Freelance Digital Designer

Self Employed Freelance projects including following clients (More available on request)
* Camberwell Free Film Festival – Video, Photography, Motion Graphics, AV Support
* FreeFilmFestivals.org - Motion Graphics
* Joyce Treasure Films – Video, Photography, Acting, Graphic Design
* Kold Joose Media – Video, Graphics Design
* Mongrel X – Graphic Design, Illustration, Animation, Video, Photography
* RJE Records – Graphic Design, Illustration, Video
* United We Roll – Graphic Design, Print, Illustration, Video
* Skate Lisa – Graphic Design, Video, Animation, Motion Graphics, Photography
* Urban Maestro – Motion Graphics, Video, Creative Direction, Photography, Clothing
* Parties of the Caribbean – Motion Graphics, Graphics Design (Web), Web Design
* Jiggy Creationz (self-promo) – Merchandising, Marketing
* Christ the King Sixth Form College – Design… (see below)
* Lewisham Council – Print, Graphics Design
* Netvoodoo.co.uk – Web Design
* I Did This Clothing – Clothing, Graphics Design
October 2008 - Present London, United Kingdom

Eco Engine

Social Media & Creative Director

January 2017 - London, United Kingdom

Talkabout Group

Web and Graphic Designer

Print Art worker
Digital Art worker
Graphic Designer
Branding
November 2014 - November 2015 London, United Kingdom

Christ The King Sixth Form College

Web Administrator, Developer and Graphic Designer

* IT Desktop support to staff and students
* Maintaining, developing, migrating the public website to Wordpress
* Maintaining & admin of the College Virtual Learning Environment (Moodle).
* Responsible for branding (inc. Social Networking), design, UI & backend functionality.
* Setup, deployment and maintain security ID Card Printing system
* Software and hardware installation
* Stock control management.
* Change management
* Database management (MIS and online systems).
* Print and Digital based design including
- PowerPoint & Word Based Templates
- Large format posters requiring me to liaise with external print agencies and the in-house Media Resources Office
- Exhibition Stands, Room & Visualisation
* Maintaining lighting in Main Stage & Drama Studio & Visual Direction.
* PASMA Working from heights Certified
November 2008 - May 2014 London Borough of Lewisham, United Kingdom

Imperial Players

Sound Engineer, Lighting Engineer, Stage Manager

Volutenteer work for local Amature Dramatics group.
November 2012 - December 2013 London, United Kingdom

Education

Kingston University

Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems (Multimedia Information Systems)

Modules Included: Business & Systems Environments, Problem Analysis and Design, Systems Analysis and Design (I & II), Programming Essentials, Group Design Workshop (I & II), Programming and Data Structures, Information & Communication Technology, Professional Skills, Multimedia Design, Database Systems, Multimedia Production, Information & Project Management, Electronic Business Practices, Network Communications, Broadband Multimedia Networks, E-commerce, Computer Graphics, Information Systems Strategy, Financial Information Systems, Digital Communications Principles
September 2001 - June 2004 London, United Kingdom

Languages

Italian (Beginner),

Skills

Cinema 4D, HTML, Javascript, MySQL, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Flash, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Blender, CSS, IT Support, JavaScript, Jquery, Motion Graphics , MSSQL, Networking, Photo Manipulation, Photography, PHP, SQL, Stage Management, Videography, WordPress,