Tamasin Day

Art Director / Senior Graphic Designer

London, United Kingdom

Work Experience

T&G Global

Senior Graphic Designer (freelance)

Freelance role inhouse at T&G Global (formally Turners & Growers) working on a range of projects for both domestic and international markets. I created various EDM designs in Mailchimp, a JAZZ™ apples landing page design for a competition aimed at the United Arab Emirates market, Envy™ apples POS for the USA market, Instagram-themed posters and flyers for a local careers expo, print ads and more.
April 2018 - June 2018 New Zealand

The Warehouse Group

Art Director (fixed term contract)

My role was predominantly working on creative for new packaging, refreshing many of the private label brands that are sold in The Warehouse stores. I have written Brand Positioning, come up with new creative concepts, art directed photo shoots and overseen production/mac ops in the execution of my creative. I have worked on the refresh of a baby brand, a Kiwi chocolate brand, a new premium tier of a grocery brand and a popular sports brand.
September 2017 - March 2018 New Zealand

Manukau Institute Of Technology

Senior Graphic Designer (fixed term contract)

Contract position in Manukau Institute of Technologys’ inhouse marketing department doing a mix of advertising campaign creative, copywriting, web design and graphic design.
May 2017 - September 2017 New Zealand

Air New Zealand

Senior Graphic Designer (contract)

Contract position in Air New Zealand’s Content Hub. My role involved working within brand guidelines to create new print and digital design work for all areas of the business. I have designed billboards for regional airports and The Hub, adverts (including copywriting), internal comms pieces, publications, digital banners, and was the Design Lead for our 2017 Pride Parade float.
May 2016 - April 2017 New Zealand

Young + Shand

Senior Graphic Designer (freelance)

6 weeks freelance for this awesome digital agency. I did work for a big mix of clients including NZ Blood, Lightbox, DogZen, Freya's, Kiwi Bacon, Lindauer, Speight's, Molenberg, Wither Hills and Vogel's. A highlight for me was having my creative concept chosen for the Kiwi Bacon Pink Ribbon Breakfast campaign - we executed the idea through a Youtube pre-roll video, EDM and Facebook carousel ad.
April 2016 - May 2016 New Zealand

Contagion

Senior Graphic Designer (freelance)

2 weeks freelance design and mac op for clients including Energy Online, Charlie's and Harmoney.
March 2016 - March 2016 New Zealand

Air New Zealand

Digital Graphic Designer (5.5 month contract)

Design of graphic elements for www.airnewzealand.co.nz. Utilize the CMS to upload into the website. Adhere to Air New Zealand brand guidelines, communicate with stakeholders, and produce a high standard of design work in a timely manner.
September 2015 - February 2016 New Zealand

Vitaco Health Group

Senior Graphic Designer (freelance)

Approx 2 months freelance graphic design role designing for Healtheries and Nutra Life including packaging design, print advertising and social media graphics.
July 2015 - August 2015 New Zealand

Buzz Design Ltd.

Director (permanent)

Buzz Design is the Graphic Design business I started and grew to become a successful small business and my full time income. We instigated the strategic direction of many brands, and provided multi-disciplinary services to our clients. My role encompassed new business manager, relationship builder, creative director, strategist, client manager, designer, artworker, copywriter and production manager. These roles have provided me the necessary skills and insight to empathise and understand all aspects of the creative marketing process.
January 2011 - July 2015 New Zealand

.99

Graphic Designer (freelance)

1 week freelance graphic design role working on the L'Oreal Paris account, including the design of trade presenters, social media graphics, print ads and packaging.
June 2015 - June 2015 New Zealand

Bank Of New Zealand

Graphic Designer (freelance)

Approx 4 weeks freelance role designing internal and external marketing communications.
February 2012 - March 2012 New Zealand

Pumpkin Patch

Mac Operator (freelance)

Approx 4 weeks freelancing at Pumpkin Patch, including photoshop work for the latest clothing collections.
2011 - 2011 New Zealand

Thoughtfields

Graphic Designer (permanent)

Design of print and digital marketing materials for a range of clients, predominantly in the Healthcare sector.
September 2008 - July 2010 New Zealand

Interbrand

Creative Mac Op/Production (freelance)

Freelance creative mac op role.
July 2008 - August 2008 New Zealand

Proximity New Zealand

Account Manager / Print Production Manager (1yr contract)

One year contract at Paragon Productions, the print arm of Proximity New Zealand. Sole manager of all printing for Bank of New Zealand nationally. Liase with BNZ marketing managers and printers to ensure printed collateral was organised on time and to budget.
July 2007 - June 2008 New Zealand

Nobilo Wines Ltd.

Graphic Designer (permanent)

Provide design solutions for Nobilo's marketing team to promote their extensive range of wines. Design graphics for use in the retail space, in restaurants and bars, and in the media.
June 2006 - May 2007 New Zealand

Curious Design

Junior - Intermediate Graphic Designer (permanent)

Packaging and branding design for clients including Lion Breweries, Cadbury, Regal Salmon and Arnotts. Office duties.
July 2001 - May 2005 New Zealand

Education

Auckland Institute Of Technology (AUT)

Graduate Diploma in Computer Publishing and Design

2000 - 2001 Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland Institute Of Technology (AUT)

Certificate in Art and Design

1999 - 2000 Auckland, New Zealand

Epsom Girls Grammar School

A Bursary in 7th Form with Scholarship mark of 88% in Design
January 1994 - December 1998 Auckland, New Zealand

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Advertising, Art Direction, Branding, Client Managment, Copywriting, Corporate Identity, Leadership, Mailchimp, Packaging Design, People Management, Print Design, Publication Design, Web Design,