Nov 2016 - Present
Nick James Design, Newcastle upon Tyne
Full time Furniture Cabinetmaker
Main responsibilities : Furniture design, furniture making, strong communication with staff and clients, teamwork.
A variety of traditional and specialist joinery projects, including household furniture and bespoke commercial fit-outs. This experience has developed a highly proficient workshop skill set, as well as an extensive understanding of material, process and manufacture.
July 2016 - Oct 2016
Freelance design projects
Main responsibilities : Design tasks, research, generating presentations, communicating with clients
May 2016 - June 2016
Northumbria University Design Exhibition.
Main responsibilities : Organisation, communication, sourcing, logistics, print design
New designer’s exhibition at Business Design Centre, London. Responsible for the
coordination of the brochure, stand design + logistics for the degree show.
April 2015 - Aug 2015
Normann Copenhagen, Denmark.
Main responsibilities : Design projects, design development, computer work, drawings, presentations, strong communication
Work included design development and iteraton, CAD drawings for manufacture and prototype modelling. Working with international colleagues in a fast paced studio has developed a confident, patient approach when engaging with others.
March 2014 - June 2014
Deadgood LTD, Newcastle upon Tyne
Responsibiities included design development for the 2015 product range, marketing and print content for Clerkenwell London 2014, manufacturer visits and general day to day studio runnings.
June 2013 - Aug 2013
The Northumbrian Piper
Main responsibilities : Customer service, tills, money handling
January 2012 - April 2012
The King Edwards VI School, Morpeth, England
EDT Engineering Awards
A sustainable energy project for rural farmers in less economically developed countries. From product development to testing, our final presentation and report finished 5th of 40 projects.