I'm a Tokyo based creative, due to relocate back to Wales in January 2020.

My work currently focuses on producing original content for online marketing and printed publications.

Get in touch about any writing, illustration, graphic design, photography, videography, or copywriting needs.

Experience

  • Freelance Contributor

    at GPlus Media

    September 2018 - at Present

    Tōkyō-to

    Initially entering employment as an intern, before moving into a freelance contract: Providing original content to cover a variety of events, products, and venues around Japan. Writing articles (online and print), copywriting, videography assisting, illustrating, photographing, photo editing, contributing to the Gaijinpot Instagram, and researching. In addition to learning new skills to target the marketing of foreign users who are interested in, or are living in Japan.

  • Media Contributor

    at ECC Japan

    March 2018 - at Present

    Tōkyō-to

    Working as the social media and design team representative, providing new content for the company’s marketing strategies within Japan and targeting overseas recruits. Providing sub-duty teaching support as and when is needed.

  • Senior Print Studio Assistant

    at Cardiff Metropolitan University

    January 2015 - February 2018

    Cardiff

    Working with specialist digital printing including large format, UV printing, garment pressing, and designing for print. Providing staff, students, and external clients with full artworking and print related customer service. Managing the webstore. Providing quotes, securing sales, and invoicing customers. Using Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, and Roland Versa Workflow, to support printing functions. Responsible for a team of Print Studio Assistants and organising their duties. Banking cash, completing reports, stock management, raising purchase orders, and generating GRNs.

  • Photographic Editor

    at Davies Colour Limited

    October 2013 - December 2014

    Cardiff

    Extensively Photoshopping images, processing customer orders, quality control, and related administrative duties.

Education

  • BA (Hons) Contemporary Media Practice

    at University of Westminster

    2010 - 2012 (2 years) London

  • Certificate of Higher Education in Media Production

    at University of Glamorgan

    2008 - 2009 (1 year) Cardiff

  • A Levels: Art &Design, Media Studies. National Diploma: Broadcast Media

    at Coleg Sir Gar

    2004 - 2007 (3 years) Carmarthenshire

Languages

  • English Native

  • Welsh Conversation

  • Japanese Elementary

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