I am proficient in Adobe Creative Suite creating print and web material. I am also experienced in using Microsoft software, along with WordPress & Joomla open source software.
The list summarises my skillset:
- Magazines / Directories / Catalogues / Tenders
- Flyers / DLEs / Posters / Point of Sale material
- Magazine & Newspaper Adverts
- Billboards / Show collatoral
- Annual Reports
- Data Merge & Document Automation
- Forms, Interactive and Editable PDFs
- Website Design - WordPress & Joomla
- Web banners, interactive web ads
- Prepress file management and troubleshooting
Currently my main role is working for a publishing company (the months of January, March, May, July, September & November).
I produce a 176+pg bi-monthly industry magazine. The magazine involves photoshopping the cover image, laying up all the editorial, creating and editing 100+ advertisements, then putting the magazine/s together for print, trouble shooting, organising (and training) a Freelancer as support staff each issue.
For the 324+pg bi-ennial directory I manage the merging of the data from excel to Indesign, layout, creating advertisements and compiling for print.
I also create for in-house and customers: advertisements, DLE promotionals, calendars, newsletters, flyers, stationery, tenders, brochures and booklets.
Create websites in Joomla & WordPress.
Create web banners, web ads, e-newsletters.
For the annual Covi SuperShow held over 3 days at ASB Showgrounds produce all the signage and collateral, posters, adverts - print and web.
The months when I am not working for the publishing company I freelance via agencies and direct with clients.
Typical assignments via agencies in 2018
Foodstuffs - New World using Workflow Max
Difference Design - Catalogue/Price Book (100 pgs) x 2