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GRAPHIC DESIGNER
ECKLER
Toronto, Ontario (Canada)
From October 2016

PRODUCTION DESIGNER
ANOMALY
Toronto, Ontario (Canada)
August - October 2016

GRAPHIC DESIGNER
HARMONIA PUBLISHING

Dundrum, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
May - June 2015 (Freelance)
End June - end December 2015 (Fixed-term contract)

• Layout design for Irish Tatler Man and Food & Wine.
• Collaboration in the design of Irish Tatler.
• Design of adverts and advertorials.
• Creation of marketing collateral for the commercial and digital departments.

GRAPHIC DESIGNER
ZAHRA MEDIA GROUP - ZAHRA PUBLISHING
Greystones, Co. Wicklow (Ireland)
May, 2014 - April 2015
• Collaboration in the design of the consumer titles Xposé, Easy Food and Easy Parenting.
• Design of the first edition of Ireland’s National Parenting Product Guide.
• In charge of the design of Be Well, a magazine published twice a year for the pharmaceutical company MSD (Merck).
• Design of the monthly custom publication Lidl News (editions for Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland).
• Design of the website for the National Parenting Product Awards, nppa.ie.
• Creation of adverts and advertorials for magazines.
• Design of marketing and corporate collateral.

 

GRAPHIC DESIGNER
CHILL MEDIA
Oakville, Ontario (Canada)
November 2012 - November 2013
• Layout design, photo research and retouching, as well as design of adverts for both the magazines Chill and Golf Canada.
• Design of different elements for the website ichill.ca.
• Developing various design projects, both print and digital, for Chill Marketing Solutions, a company linked to Chill Media.

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN
REBORN
Sydney (Australia)
May 2011 - October 2011
Design of a variety of digital projects for renowned clients like Almay, Biotherm, Habitat for Humanity, Lancôme and Revlon.

JOURNALISM INTERN
ABC NEWSPAPER
Barcelona (Spain)
October 2008 - January 2009
Writing features, conducting interviews and covering several cultural events for the cultural pages.

 
         
  Qualifications  
         
 

DEGREES

MASTER'S DEGREE IN GRAPHIC DESIGN
ELISAVA
(Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona)
2009 / 2010

LICENTIATE'S DEGREE IN JOURNALISM
AUTONOMOUS UNIVERSITY OF BARCELONA
2005 / 2009

 

 

 

OTHER COURSES

Image Manipulation with Photoshop
2008 - Summer courses - Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona)

Decoration and Interior Styling
2008 - Summer courses - Istituto Europeo di Design (Madrid)

Uses and Abuses of Photography
2008 - Massana School of Arts and Crafts (Barcelona)

Design and Press Edition
2007 - Summer courses - Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona)

Make your own Web Page
2007 - Summer courses - Autonomous University of Barcelona

 
         
  Languages  
         
 

Fluent Spanish (native speaker)
Fluent English
Pre-intermediate French

CERTIFICATES

IELTS (International English Testing System) - General Training
· Band 8 / 9 - May 2015 - Birmingham (United Kingdom)
· Band 7.5 / 9 - July 2013 - Toronto (Canada)
· Band 7 / 9 - April 2011 - Sydney (Australia)

Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE)
April 2012

Certificate of First Accreditation in French Language
2008 - School of Modern Languages - University of Barcelona

 

 

COURSES

Cambridge Advanced Preparation - General English
January / April 2012 - Centre for English Teaching
University of Sydney (Australia)

Pre-advanced English - IELTS Preparation
October 2010 / April 2011 - English Language Company - Sydney (Australia)

Intermediate English
August / October 2009 - EF International School of English
Auckland (New Zealand)

French - Level 3
2007 / 2008 - School of Modern Languages - University of Barcelona

French - Level 2
2006 / 2007 - School of Modern Languages - University of Barcelona

 
         
  Informatic knowledge  
         
 

Operating systems: Mac OS X; Windows 7

Adobe: InDesign, Photoshop, Acrobat Pro, Illustrator

Microsoft Office: Word, Power Point, FrontPage, Outlook, Entourage

 

MAC: Keynote

Google: Analytics

 

 
         
  Interests and other data  
         
 

INTERESTS

Photography, current affairs, contemporary art, architecture, graphic and industrial design, journalism, interior design, fashion, music, gastronomy.

 

 

MEMBERSHIPS

ADG-FAD: Art Directors and Graphic Designers Association (Spain)