- London, GB
- £15 /hr
- Available now
I have 5 years design experience working for Media24, the biggest media company in Africa.
I was the Assistant Head of Design, and I was in a Supervisory position and i was alsomore...I have 5 years design experience working for Media24, the biggest media company in Africa.
I was the Assistant Head of Design, and I was in a Supervisory position and i was also involved in design and layout of advertisements, posters, magazines, t-shirt, logos, business cards, as well as retouching images.
I am also able to illustrate, I am really good, i tend to be better with animal and human portraits, but i have done other illustrations, such as Tatoo designs.
Area Covered: london
Work Experience Summary: Aug 2009 - Freelance Designer - Hope for M.E registered charity - number: 1089326
Creating and designing a new logo, publicity leaflets, newsletters and information sheets, and letterhead for the charity.
Jan 2009 Until present - Classroom Assistant - Blossom Lower School and Upper House (Special needs school for children with autism, speech and language difficulties and behavioural problems)
Assisting GCSE students with Graphic Design, Art, Product Design and Media Studies. As well as designing and producing
Educational displays for the entire school
2006 - 2008 Assistant Head of Design Media 24 • Die Burger -
www.media24.com, www.dieburger.com, www.naspers.com,
Head Office Cape Town, South Africa
My main focus was managing/supervising a department of 13 designers, including 2 image retouches as well as 3 proof readers. Face to face meetings with clients, printers and agencies ensuring that agency supplied material was print ready. I also had active involvement in creating business cards, identity logos, full page layouts and publication ads as well as retouching images when necessary. I applied my knowledge of computer software to satisfy clients’ demands. I also gained field experience in the print industry and in business and customer relations side of design.
2003-2006 Junior/Mid Graphic Designer/Art worker Media 24
2003 Image Retoucher - Digital Photo Lab
Developing and retouching photographs. Sales
Education Summary: I am proficient in Illustrations as well as the Adobe Cs3 Software, Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Flash, Dreamweaver, Quark Xpress, HTML/XTML, CSS, CorelDraw, Microsoft Office and the operation of Apple Mac/PC systems.