Resume / Curriculum Vitae

Resume / CV

Career Summary

Company Position Period
Pickles Auctions Graphic Designer December 2009 – Present
News Corporation, The Daily Telegraph Graphic Designer/Artist March 2008 – February 2013
Yuribis Design Freelance Graphic/Digital/Web Designer January 2007 - Present

Company: Pickles Auctions
Position: Graphic Designer
Period: December 2009 – Present

Company: News Corporation, The Daily Telegraph
Position: Graphic Designer/Artist
Period: March 2008 – February 2013

Company: Yuribis Design
Position: Freelance Graphic/Digital/Web Designer
Period: January 2007 - Present

Company:
Pickles Auctions
Position:
Graphic Designer
Period:
December 2009 – Present

Company:
News Corporation,
The Daily Telegraph
Position:
Graphic Designer/Artist
Period:
March 2008 – February 2013

Company:
Yuribis Design
Position:
Freelance Designer
Period:
January 2007 - Present

Soft Skills

  • Great communicator
  • Top listener
  • Exceptional work ethic
  • Awesome collaborator
  • Can work autonomously
  • Innovator, big thinker, ideas focused
  • Objectives oriented
  • Natural leader
  • Enthusiasm & workplace morale booster
  • Business focused
  • Good attention to detail

Computer Program Skills

Indesign

Expert

Photoshop

Expert

Illustrator

Expert

Acrobat

Expert

Dreamweaver

Expert

Flash

Professional

Pro

Video Editing

Mid Level

Mid

MS Office

Expert

Code Knowledge

HTML

Expert

CSS

Expert

JS/Jquery

Professional

Pro

Employment History

News Corporation, The Daily Telegraph

Graphic Designer/Artist
March 2008 – February 2013

Company Scope: News Corp Australia (formerly News Limited) is one of Australia's largest media companies, employing more than 8,000 staff nationwide. The companies interests include newspaper and magazine publishing, Internet, pay TV, market research, DVD and film distribution, and film and television production trading assets.

The Daily Telegraph is a conservative, Australian tabloid newspaper published in Sydney, NSW, by Nationwide News, part of News Corp Australia. It’s readership is estimated to be over 750,000 and has an approximate circulation of 280,000.

Job Summary: Under direction from the Editor-In-Chief & Art Director, my main job function was to produce a variety of artwork daily for both The Daily Telegraph newspaper and The Telegraph website. The work varied from technical information graphics to Page 1 artwork, special lift outs and in-house advertising.

Relevant Achievements:

  • Involved in the execution of 2 major rebrands of The Daily Telegraph (2008 & 2010).
  • Integral contributor to the first animated flash info-graphics being published on the Telegraph website.

Pickles Auctions

Graphic Designer
December 2009 – Present

Company Scope: Pickles Auctions is Australia’s Largest Auction Group, employing over 700 staff across 22 branches nation wide. The companies core business is the sale of Motor Vehicles, Trucks, Machinery & Earthmoving Equipment with over 220,000 assets sold last financial year. Their major clients include the Australian Government, state governments, local councils, fleet and lease companies, insurance companies, financial institutions, banks and not-for-profit organisations.

Job Summary: Appointing to the National Marketing manager, my main job function is to provide creative direction and support across all company advertising campaigns, projects and branding initiatives. The work varies from branch point of sale material to national advertising, company rebranding, signage, website improvements, national projects implementation and more.

Relevant Achievements:

  • Contributed to the creative direction and implement of a major brand refresh (2010)
  • Assisted in the implementation of a bulk email platform (Experian’s Cheetah Mail platform) (2012)
  • Assisted in the design and execution of the Pickles Live Online Bidding App (2014)
  • Contributed to all phases of the implementation of a responsive website from initial design, build and execution and improvements (2014)
  • Creative execution of several major Government Contract campaigns which included Point of sale creative, Print, Digital & TV advertising, Social Media, Direct marketing (eDM's) and Signage (2010-2014).
  • Created & managed the implementation of signage for several major branch openings

Yuribis Design

Freelance Graphic/Digital/Web Designer
January 2007 - Present

Company Scope: Yuribis Design is a small freelance graphic and web design business that was established in January 2007. It’s scope of work ranges from corporate branding to website design & development, advertising, digital media, signage and more.

Education

High School Certificate 2006 | The Illawarra Grammar School
Diploma of Arts (Graphic Design and Advertising) 2007 | CATC, The Rocks SYDNEY
Advanced Diploma of Arts (Electronic and Interactive Media) 2008 | CATC, The Rocks SYDNEY

Other Qualifications

  • NSW Drivers License
  • SLSA Bronze Medallion
  • Advanced Resuscitation Certificate
  • Defibrilators Certificate