Interest

Design, Photography, Film, Music – Collecting Rare Records, Jogging, Walking, Reading.

Summary

Skilled Creative Artworker; with over twelve years experience within the design and advertising industry. Producing press adverts, leaflets, billboards, and in-store signage. Also some experience in management of media department – responsible for generating a great deal of revenue for employers – this role required good attention to detail, strong organizational skills and flexibility in working hours due to press deadlines.

Work History

Work History
Oct 2007 - Nov 2008

Mac Operator

Brahm

Education

Education

Skills

Skills

General

During my time working within the design and advertising industry I feel I have achieved a high standard of design and developed a keen eye for detail. I feel I have the ability to work independently and proactively whilst     contributing or managing successfully within a group working environment.

Programs

I have worked with a number of Mac based applications and have a strong knowledge of Adobe Creative           Suite, Quark Xpress, Apple Motion, imovie, idvd, iwork, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office.

Studio Administrator

I was the key point of contact for the sales team and studio, assessing and allocating jobs, managing deadlines and resolving any design related issues. This gave me the opportunity to develop my interpersonal and team working skills. In this position I was also responsible for the production of the companies multimedia, interactive design based projects, including researching new methods for client presentations, skills which I am keen to build on in any future position.

Training

Colleagues in media design and re-arranging work loads when cover was needed.

Media - Press Advertising

I worked in media press advertising for four years at Charles Hollywood Advertising,

Print

Thorough knowledge of the CMYK process, also use of digital print for posters for Sainsbury’s, and in-store POS for Mills Stores.

Freelance Photoshop Retoucher / Artworker

Experience of Photoshop retouching, designs for logos, adverts and CD covers.

Advertising

Twelve years of experience producing adverts / banners / billboards / signage / in-store POS.

References

References

Nagi El-Alibi

My Line Manger at Brahm.

Terry Kneeshaw

My Boss at Charles Hollywood Advertising, for seven years.