Risa Nango

Risa Nango

Work History

Work History
Jun 2008 - Dec 2010

Graphic Designer

Chiyoda Graphics

I was working as part of a sub contracting team in the Japan Broadcasting Corporation NHK. Management of a major Japanese TV Company’s Live News. My employer was Chiyoda Graphics Corporation, a media and design agency. Though I was employed by Chiyoda Graphics I worked under NHK management. As part of this team I have gained a lot of experience in using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, AferEffects, Bizartist, Mac OSX, and Microsoft Office.

•  Heavily involved in the running of a live news program broadcast everyday for 30min on each hour.

    The work place was very high pressure and very tense, I therefore gained a strong sense of responsibility

    and understanding of the importance for teamwork.

•  I always consider what we need to announce to viewers.  I do my best the images that I create is

    always makes viewers easily understand, what the news topic is about, and what is going on the world.

•  Worked for the title of a Sumo Wrestling TV feature. My illustration was utilized and broadcast for

    3 weeks on international TV.

Apr 2007 - Apr 2008

ISE English School

I was working for a private English school in Tokyo. Though I worked in Tokyo, the company boss was American and all the teachers were foreigners. So I used English often at the office.

Management and running of a small school including:

•Making schedules for teachers and students

•Secretary to the school boss

•Arranging new contracts and renewal of contracts

•Translating English-Japanese for teachers and students

•Making invitations for new and old students, Making phone calls

Aug 2006 - Feb 2007

Hashimoto Ltd.

A company that manufactures and sells Toys.

One of my main clients was Universal Studios Japan. We produced many of their products.

We also manufactured products for the major Toy companies like SEGA, TOMY.

•Instructing and confirming progress new models via skype to a factory in China as

arranged, and deliver products within a definite period of time.

•Creating ideas for new products.

•I learned a lot about how to check toy products.

•I produced one game product for an English toy company, I arranged and negotiated

with client by my self. It was my first major job for this company.

Education

Education
Sep 2003 - Jun 2006

BA

Birmingham City University

BA(Hons) Birmingham Art&Design, Fine Art CourseSculpture, Drawing, Photography, Digital Media, Art History, Group Exhibition.

Sep 2002 - Jul 2003

Foundation Course

Kent Institute of Art & Design

Working on all aspects of art including: Painting, 3D, Print making, Fashion, Photography, Film and Video, Digital Media

Skills

Skills

vizrt

After Effects

Adobe Illustrator

Making Graphs, drawing Illustrations.

Adobe Photoshop

Photo retouching and editing using Photoshop, Layout composition

Samples of my work from NHK.

Interest

Movies, Books, Museums, Traveling, Cooking.

Private jobs