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Graphic Designers create a variety of visual artworks, like book and magazine covers, websites, advertisements, computer games, product packages, brochures, and logos. A typical example resume for Graphic Designers emphasizes qualifications like creativity, innovation, computer software expertise, excellent communication and networking skills, presentation abilities, time management, and attention to details. Based on our collection of sample resumes, most candidates to a design job hold a degree in graphic design or fine arts. Employers also evaluate job applications by portfolios and experience.

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Graphic Designer

A legacy grassroots organization of the 1996 Olympic Games, Member Organization of the United States Olympic Committee. The organization developed programming in over 48 states, the Caribbean, and several countries in Africa.

  • Developed and maintained print/web collateral, graphical standards, marketing
  • Coordinated, designed and maintained both Wordpress and CSS/HTML websites.
  • Worked in conjunction with the Director of Communications, as well as the Director of Development and led the creative team in creating integrated marketing
  • Acted as agency liaison, managing supplemental projects, press checks,
  • Directed creative concepts for website and print initiatives. Identified
  • Developed innovative concepts for the U.S. Department of State and U.S.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BFA
Graphic Communications
2

SENIOR MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER & SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Manage corporate identity, utilizing strategic branding to engage employees and improve revenue growth. Utilize internal and external design to develop strategic business marketing and communication plans, while overseeing branding, advertising, merchandising and promotions for corporate product development.

  • Manage corporate marketing for key products and events, managing Direct Marketing, Events and Sponsorships to ensure profitability.
  • Develop and manage key relationships with agencies, vendors and suppliers, providing marketing solutions to ensure market share growth.
  • Recognized for outstanding contributor to launch of ADIB Islamic Banking Proposition; additionally awarded for successful rebranding of bank image and products.
  • Supervised rebranding of 66 branches across United Arab Emirates, overseeing all design and marketing phases to ensure customer engagement.
  • Managed Bonus program and Instant Finance marketing and design throughout production phases, overseeing project life cycles to ensure success from conception to completion.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
MA
Master of Arts
3

Graphic Designer

  • Promoted Late Nite Binghamton events by designing one 11” x 17” poster, one table tent, and one or two newspaper ads within 1-2 day deadlines each weekend.
  • Improved Late Nite Binghamton brand identity by applying design principles, typography, color theory, and composition to their promotional materials.
  • Demonstrated effective communication and teamwork skills by identifying and solving challenges with Promotions Graduate Assistant and Multimedia Assistant during meetings.
  • Oversaw multiple projects and events and built rapport with Late Nite attendees during Friday and Saturday nights.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Graphic Design
4

Graphic Designer

Designed and produced catalogs, sales sheets, proposals, scenario illustrations, brochures, posters, custom displays for trade shows and in-house exhibits and all other items.

  • Actively researched industry trends to bring new ideas and applications to company.
  • Maintained project management schedules, databases, and forecast.
  • Formed relationships with magazine and printing salespersons.
  • Collaborated with marketing personnel in development of product information.
  • Managed outside sources for film production and ad placement.
  • Created sales collateral, marketing literature and print ads.
  • Art directed photo shoots.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
Ssc
Hsc
Bcom
5

Senior Graphic Designer

Responsible for all design tasks, including interacting with clients and identifying their needs, collecting relevant information about products/services and their users, and brainstorming and planning design ideas

  • Worked in a lead role to provide supervision and guidance to junior designers
  • Utilize large format printing for billboards and trade shows and digital photography to enhance proposed work
  • Planned and executed the presentation of arrangements in graphic form or in detailed scale models
  • Collected, analyzed, interpreted, and used related reference documents and drawings prepared by other disciplines, vendors or outside sources
  • Ensured compliance with approved design standards to provide quality design, safety, constructability, reliable operation, construction economy, and operating convenience
  • Reviewed and verified calculations, design models, drawings and design documents for quality, accuracy, neatness, functionality, and satisfactory completion
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Graphic Design
BA
Mathematics
6

Graphic Designer

Executed and completed all graphic work.

  • Provided proposal layouts and designs under extremely tight deadlines.
  • Established trusting relationships with outside venders, designers and key clients.
  • Recognized for fresh and innovative ideas and applications.
  • Assisted in marketing strategies and research.
  • Designed and produced trade show booths, company presentations, product labels and packaging.
  • Administered social media and company branding.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Advertising
7

Graphic Designer

Conceptualized and designed print pieces for stakeholders in various departments of a non-profit organization with 250 employees. Art directed large volume of projects ranging from brochures, catalogs, posters, CDs, DVDs, fundraising campaigns and merchandise sold in national chains for youth and adult markets.

  • Created the look of the yearly fundraising campaign for three years increasing donations each year.
  • Managed design project team of three that developed large scale print project with 100 pieces for retail.
  • Transitioned the corporate website to a unified look under a CMS system improving service to customers.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BFA
Graphic Design
8

Graphic Designer - Marketing Department

Designed and found productive solutions to maximize the intended message for each assignment

  • Produced collateral pieces that included catalogs, brochures, sell sheets, retail store and trade show graphics
  • Collaborated with the marketing group to achieve the best possible results for each client
  • Handled multiple projects, many with conflicting deadlines
  • Developed designs that clearly communicated the company's brand identity
  • Produced pre-press files for a variety of printing vendors
Candidate Info
35
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Art And Advertising
9

Graphic Designer / Exhibit Artist

Created the Volunteer Appreciation Dinner invitations and programs utilizing illustrations of frogs to highlight endangered species

  • Updated signage within various indoor and outdoor exhibits to increase readability and create a more child-friendly aesthetic
  • Created several posters and a logo for upcoming zoo events and assisted supervisor with updating
  • Helped supervisor create artificial terrain for the sand cat exhibit which provided sleeping spaces for the animals and ledges to climb
Candidate Info
1
month in
workforce
1
month
at this job
BFA
Graphic Design Internship
10

Graphic Designer

Pre-press graphics design house with 50 staff

  • Created 10-12 advertisements and logos weekly in InDesign including creating flyers and banners for a Danish newspaper
  • Managed 8-10 image manipulation projects per day including retouching, clipping path, color correction, objects artificial shadow, and enhancing/arranging photos individually for use in production
  • Sorted and tracking job orders monthly and cross-checked completed Photoshop files of other designers before uploading it in FTP
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Printing Technology
C
Fornt End Web Developer
C
Html, Css, Dreamweaver

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