James Rivera-Velez

Designer

Level
Senior
Location
Binfield, Bracknell, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Projects

About me

Driven individual who enjoys everything creative and social. In my time I have gained extensive experience in Hospitality, Marketing and Graphic Communication. I thrive in a fast paced environment, dealing with characters from professional backgrounds. Keeping clients fullfilled and doing what ever in my means to achieve commercial awareness & success. A Designer with proven ability to deliver quality and innovative design solutions. Committed to producing top end marketing visuals, from the research of relevant information to the handover of a final product. I recognise the importance of working to 'deadlines' and listening to clients requirements in order to create bespoke high quality design solutions. Specialising in print and digital platforms.

Skills

  • Marketing PR
  • Print Design
  • Design
  • Environment
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Web
  • Brand
  • Hotel Design
  • Hotel Resort Hospitality Food
  • Story Board and Trend Reporting
  • Team Collaboration
  • Strategic Branding
  • UX UI Design Experience

Work history

Currently

Lead Designer

Rare Visuals Ltd

Dec 2014
  • - Producing brochures & marketing strategies for the clients - Liasing with clients for design consultation - Communicating with print office to manage projects from start to finish. - Branding & conceptualising for new business. - Producing rich design visuals for print, digital and packaging - Designing artworked ready responsive websites and email campaigns - Basic HTML and working numerous back office sites such as Wordpress, CMS - Internal branding and back office management - Maintaining all socialmedia platforms to blogging current trends in the market whilst grasping an understanding of basic analytics - Filming and post-production videos for clients - Managing development teams and to ensure the final design has been delivered to the project date - Communicating conceptual thinking to deliver visual concepts for logo and icon design for internet & interactive platforms - Leading the creative aspects of a project and demonstrating strong business acumen

2016

Designer

Avatar Creative

Nov 2015 - May 2016
  • -- Producing brochures & marketing strategies for the property sector -- Liasing with clients for design consultation -- Communicating with print office to manage projects from start to finish. -- Branding & conceptualising for new business.

2015

Designer

Fresh 01 Multimedia Agency

Sep 2014 - Nov 2015
  • -- Producing rich design visuals for print, digital and packaging -- Designing artworked ready responsive websites and email campaigns -- Basic HTML and working numerous back office sites such as Wordpress, CMS -- Branding of Fresh01 collateral and other bluechip clients -- Maintaining all socialmedia platforms to blogging current trends in the market whilst grasping an understanding of basic analytics -- Filming and post-production for E-Learning videos for clients such as LockheedMartin and Centrica (British Gas) -- Managing development teams and to ensure the final design has been delivered to the project date -- Communicating conceptual thinking to deliver visual concepts for logo and icon design for internet & interactive platforms -- Leading the creative aspects of a project and demonstrating strong business acumen

2013

Artworker

Volume Global Agency

Mar 2013 - Jul 2013
  • -- Understanding design for print & screen to produce the final ideas once delivered by the designers -- Crossing-platforms to provide design and graphics for websites, e-marketing and other digital media -- Maintaining to guidelines for Dell, Oracle, CIOB, BP to produce to there graphical needs -- Worked with EDM’s, Mobile UI as well as social web pages en enhancing Online presence -- Liaising with account managers to produce the concepts needed for a blue-chip clients

2013

Lead Visualiser

Leapfrog Research Planning

Sep 2012 - Mar 2013
  • Creating and developing high quality and innovative design projects using a wide range of design media -- Managing own workload including liaising with internal customers and external clients in order to meet project deadlines -- Researching relevant information via various media channels to be incorporated into company marketing literature and presentations -- Editing and proof reading documentation and proposals

Education

2011

Graphic Communication

Bath Spa University

Jul 2008 - Jul 2011