An effective experienced creative thinker/operator in the fields of print, creative design and publishing. Able to work quickly as part of a team with printers, copywriters, photographers, designers, art workers, and PR marketing specialists. Possessing professional experience of these fields for sixteen years within one design consultancy, relevant experience within printers and publishing departments using specialist software packages. Recently completed a top-up year at degree level in Visual Communication (completion in July 2016), and now seeking roles as a Graphic/ Digital Designer.
Looking for employment
Working on design projects on B2B accounts for this creative consultancy for national/international clients including multi-nationals, public bodies, charities and PLCs. Brand development, integrated services in design, advertising, PR, Web/Digital media, and exhibitions for clients in Industry, Health, Pharmaceutical, Public sector, Education and Construction. Services also include PR and copywriting services. Projects include 4-colour design for print for corporate and sales literature, packaging, Point-of-Sale, CD-ROM design and printing, product catalogues, press advertisements, website design, e-marketing/HTML documents, technical data sheets, desktop and full-height exhibition panels, posters and outdoor signage. Print, web and online banners produced using Adobe Creative Suite (CS3 - 5.5), ie: Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat Professional, Acrobat Distiller, Bridge and Quark Xpress.
This has been my top-up year to B.A. (Hons.) – level 6 – in Visual Communication (Graphic Communication) following the successful completion of the two year HND in Interactive & Visual Design – level 4 & 5. These consecutive courses make up my 2:1 division and class in my degree level qualification.
Birmingham City University