- Buffalo Grove, IL, US
- $15 /hr
- Available now
Self-motivated and detail-oriented professional with expert skills in visual communications, dedicated to contribute to the successful completion of every assignment.
Attentionmore...Self-motivated and detail-oriented professional with expert skills in visual communications, dedicated to contribute to the successful completion of every assignment.
Attention to detail, self-starter performing well under pressure, excellent ability to manage multiple projects at once, comfortable working within tight deadlines.
Work Experience Summary:
- As a Freelance Compositor I need to prove myself as an outstanding professional for every project. I had the opportunity to work on a catalog for Molex; produced math textbooks with heavy amount of formulas; worked on conversion of files from QuarkXPress to InDesign CS4; poured, styled, and applied customers corrections to large amounts of text for educational books.
- My experience of more than 5 years as a Composition Lead was filled with various projects and responsibilities. They included creating of templates in InDesign, Word, and QuarkXPress; preparation of application files for print; output of press-ready PDF files; and production project management and outsourcing.
- As a Digital Print Production Assistant I have had different responsibilities, including operation of wide format HP printers, file manipulation, in-house graphic design projects, production planning and estimating.
- As a Graphic Designer I have had the opportunity to create full color advertisements for a weekly magazine and to work directly with customers for creation and production of logos, business cards, flyers, brochures, direct mail pieces and other promotional materials.
A.A.S. in Graphic Arts - Triton College, IL; GPA 3.95, High Honors
Web Design Certificate - Harper College, IL; GPA 4.00, High Honors
Desktop Publishing Certificate - Triton College, IL; GPA 4.00, High Honors
Adobe Photoshop Test Certificate, Brainbench - 97th Percentile; Score: 3.83 (scale of 1-5 where 5.0 is Best)
Composition, Page Layout, Desktop Publishing