Creative Lives — “I couldn’t have imagined a job being so enjoyable” – Meet MTV UK’s senior designer Rosie Skinner

Posted 14 December 2017 Interview by Indi Davies

With a degree in graphic design from Falmouth, Rosie soon brushed off an early interest in advertising, realising how hard it was to sell something you don’t believe in. Having worked as a designer in broadcasting ever since, her work now takes her from puppy-filled shoot days to overseeing rebrands with external creative studios. Starting at MTV as a senior designer in 2016, Rosie Skinner admits that the first year of any job is always the hardest; “you just have to throw yourself into everything.” Learning not to take feedback personally, mastering high-pressure situations and staying flexible are all things she’s perfecting, in a role that has brought her creative freedom and genuine friendship.

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