I am a Graphic Designer with over 6 years experience in the Industry. I have an HND in Graphic Design and also have studies Fine and and Textiles at Gray's Scoolmore...Hello,
I am a Graphic Designer with over 6 years experience in the Industry. I have an HND in Graphic Design and also have studies Fine and and Textiles at Gray's Scool of Art. I am based in Aberdeen but can do freelance work anywhere.
• internal and external newsletters
• company magazine
• business cards,
• web design and production.
• desk top publishing
I am looking to build up my portfolio with some new and exciting projects. No job too small or large!
Area Covered: UK
Work Experience Summary: Aberdeen College
HND Computer Graphic Design & Production
Corporate Identity, Web Design, Animation, Poster Design. DTP.
One weeks work experience at the Press & Journal newspaper, Aberdeen.
Won a logo design competition for Kincardine and Deeside Arts Centre, Aberdeenshire.
Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen
Fine art and Textiles
In house Graphic Designer for 5 years
•Working as the only Graphic Designer within a small marketing department producing all literature for AC Yule’s six divisions.
•Produce adverts, leaflets, brochures, internal and external newsletters, company magazine Facades’, posters, business cards, stationery, HR and H&S information booklets.
•Complete projects from start to finish largely on own initiative. Seek information from Divisional Managers and Sales Team to ensure products are promoted correctly.
•Content management of the website
•Liaise with photographers and print salespeople to negotiate cost effective prices with a high quality result.
Desk Top Publisher - 1.5 years
•This role provided an excellent opportunity to learn and develop skills in desk top publishing within a very busy office environment.
•Worked to very tight deadlines with no room for error.
•Produced a range of company literature including board papers, adverts, report & accounts, leaflets and newsletters.
•Liaised with Fund Managers and Investment Administrators.
Education Summary: Software Packages: Microsoft Office, InDesign, Quark Xpress, PageMaker, Photoshop, Illustrator, Freehand, and Dreamweaver, Flash