Jun 08, 2018

Steve Roberts

  • Graphic Designer
  • London, UK
Intern Digital Advertising Digital Marketing Digital Media

Personal Summary

Organised and creative trainee graphic designer with over 10 years of creative experience. Foundation Degree in Graphic Design and Degree in Media, Communication, and Culture. Ability to pay attention to detail with good problem-solving skills and a logical approach to work. A desire to progress in a career as a graphic designer and gain further experience in creative communication, IT and writing skills, design and presentation skills and organisational and budgeting skills. Immediately available and keen to get working.

My passion for technology and creative design, accompanied by a wealth of experience makes me highly versatile in dealing with a broad range of digital projects.

Outside of work my hobbies range from snapping photos, in particular, landscapes. DJ'ing & Mixing a range of sounds from Hip-Hop to electronic dance music. Long cycles, from Richmond Park and Box Hill to as far as the Netherlands. I have done the three peaks challenge and enjoy scenic treks. I also enjoy cooking and baking.

Work Experience

Implementation Manager
Oct 2017 - May 2018 BookingBug

Clients - Aviva, University of Oxford, London Borough of Hounslow, Cardiff and Vale College, Westfields, Selfridges

BookingBug is an enterprise-class appointment booking and event management platform. As implementation manager, I am responsible for the planning, execution, and implementation of our SaaS solution into major enterprise customers including retailers, banks, and major government departments.

Taking projects from initial scoping phase through to successful launch, this is a multi-task role handling multiple projects concurrently within a dynamic fast growing start-up.

Campaign Project Manager
Feb 2017 - Aug 2017 Hogarth Worldwide

Clients - Vodafone, Pfizer, Bose, Heinz, Galderma.

My role as Digital Campaign Project Manager involved to plan, document, execute and finalise multiple digital campaigns across all business areas according to strict deadlines and within budget. This includes briefing multiple digital teams and coordinating the efforts of team members, lead our global hubs and agency partners in order to deliver projects on-time and to quality for clients.

Integrated Project Manager
Jul 2016 - Feb 2017 Breathe Digital & TMW Unlimited

Clients - INFINITI, Sony, Nissan, Unilever, Dannone, Virgin Trains, Hyundai, Kia, Condé Nast Verlag.

Agency Partners & Publishers - MediaCom, OMD, MGOMD, MEC, CELTRA, Guardian, Trinity Mirror, Mashable, BlisMedia.

A client-facing role working directly with brands and agency partners. Working with our digital delivery team taking full responsibility for client projects, from complex digital media schedules to web builds.

Acting on behalf of Breathe I worked in close collaboration with TMW Unlimited studio and production teams to deliver their creative campaigns through all digital channels for some of the world’s biggest brand owners. Key to the role is to integrate closely within the team to increase the efficiency of digital production, particularly with their online banner placements.  

Working closely with teams across various brands dissecting media plans and forming schedules through planning, constantly communicating with associated stakeholders in order to deliver a range of creative campaigns to spec on delivery date.

Project Manager
Oct 2015 - Jul 2016 The Bannermen

Clients - Disney, Marriott | Visa, Cow & Gate, Madame Tussauds | Star Wars, JP Morgan, McDonald's, Sainsbury’s, Aptamil, Clinic, Dove, Honda, Peugeot, Honda, TFL, Three UK, Nivea, SKY.

As Project Manager I was responsible for managing and delivering multiple work streams across several accounts working with some of the top digital agencies and their brands as well as working closely with major ad serving companies such as Google DoubleClick, Sizmek, and FlashTalking to guarantee the best solution.

Digital Producer
Apr 2012 - Oct 2015 Supadu

Clients - HarperCollins, Discovery Channel, Scripps Network, Macmillan Publishing, Simon & Schuster, CBS Network, Perseus Books Group, Constable & Robinson, Scholastic Publishing, Winkworth, Carter Jonas.

Responsible for managing the delivery of projects against agreed scope, budget, schedule & client expectations. Conducting this whilst supervising, directing and motivating a multi-disciplined team.

I headed the production of Supadü's Responsive CMS, gathering and prioritizing product features and client expectations to define the product's vision and product lifecycle.

Graphic Designer
Oct 2011 - Feb 2012 Experience International

Responsible for overseeing all design elements for the company's investment projects. Duties included designing investment brochures and subsequent marketing campaigns which comprised of squeeze pages/ pay per click landing pages/ web capture forms, and informative emails. I also designed corresponding static, flash and animated gif banners to complement the campaigns. I also worked on the company corporate brochure and investment brochures.

Web Content Manager
Sep 2008 - Sep 2011 CD Pool

Responsible for managing all design projects for CD Pool and it’s digital services Sixpack and Click Produce. Duties include all front end design including banners, home blocks, rails and icons. I designed and wrote the HTML for all weekly e-newsletters. Have designed business cards, posters, shell cladding, flyers and CD covers/on bodies using InDesign and Illustrator. I have also produced full page spreads for magazines such as ComputerMusic & MusicTech.


BA (Hons) Media, Communication & Culture
Jul 2005 - Sep 2008 Oxford Brookes University
BTEC Foundation Diploma in Graphic Design
Jul 2004 - Sep 2005 Wimbledon College of Arts
3 A Levels. A in Art, B in English, B in Geography
Sep 1999 - Jul 2004 Tonbridge School