- London, GB
- £16 /hr
- Available now
A veteran Graphic Designer with extensive advertising experience. I am a passionate and self-motivated individual, highly capable of creating unique concepts and effectively translatingmore...A veteran Graphic Designer with extensive advertising experience. I am a passionate and self-motivated individual, highly capable of creating unique concepts and effectively translating them into visual presentations. My expertise lies in Logos, Corporate Identities, Point-of-Sale material, Editorial Design and Typography. I possess a keen eye for aesthetic design, a creative approach towards idea generation and problem solving and very good knowledge of various graphic softwares.
Area Covered: London
Work Experience Summary: CAREER HISTORY
April 2009 to date, working as a Freelance Graphic Designer.
Nov 2005 to Mar 2009 Ogilvy & Mather as a Art Director.
Managing a team comprising of Graphic Designers and Digital Artists
Ensuring the completion of projects/campaigns from brief (print & electronic campaigns and event management).
Acting as a liaison between the Creative Director, the Client Servicing Manager and the Client
Won the Ogilvy Showdown Award 2007 which helped boost the company reputation
Created concepts and final representations for the regional launch campaign for Pall Mall (British American Tobacco) with local insights, in line with the global and regional brand guideline.
Designed the corporate brand manifesto for the launch of Dubai Islamic Bank in Pakistan, as the first step towards globalization.
Developed 360 Degrees exploitation plan for an educational campaign for Dubai Islamic Bank
Jan 1993 - Oct 2005 LOWE & RAUF (Pvt) Ltd. In association with LOWE Worldwide - Studio Manager
Managing the company in-house Digital/Final Reproduction Art Studio
Scheduling workflow, managing and motivating staff, organizing suppliers. Acting as a link between the Creative and Art Studio.
Jan 1992 Dec 1992 Manhattan International (BBDO) as Visualizer.
Working under the supervision of a Senior Art Director, helped design and launch the first ever Textiles Fair Exhibition in the country.
Education Summary: CAREER DEVELOPMENT COURSES
CIW Web Masters (in progress)
MS Office: Certified ECDL course
Film Direction Course: 8 weeks
Advertising: 6 weeks Interpersonal Skill Development
Effective Managerial and Communication Skills
Typography: Course conducted by LOWE Region Creative Director Stan Millar
4 year diploma in Graphic Design