Designer Resume Sample

Designers pay close attention to detail to express a client's artistic vision as they often promote a company or organization's message through visually appealing design. A career in design may require creativity, analytics and critical-thinking skills. Below is an example resume for a Designer you can use as a guide to creating your own.

Samuel Clayton



Atlanta , Georgia(555) 983-1324Samuel.Clayton@email.com

Professional Summary

Multi-faceted, creative Designer with more than 10 years of experience in the visual arts industry and a keen ability to stay ahead of upcoming industry trends seeks the Designer position with ACME Corp. to help strengthen the brand message and increase the company's customer engagement.

Skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong Adobe Creative Suite skills, including Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop

  • Efficient time-management skills and ability to meet numerous deadlines

  • Advanced photography and photo-editing skills

  • Ability to accept feedback from clients and apply requested changes to the final design piece

Work History

  • Lead the creative team by reading design requirements and ensuring each Junior Designer meets the client's needs

  • Use Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop to oversee design projects and add any additional edits or final touches to the work before distribution

  • Collaborate with clients to determine design budget for each project and address any concerns with designs

  • Oversee the performance of five Junior Designers and help them increase client satisfaction by 15% within the first year as Head Designer

  • Trained incoming Junior Designers on the client's expectations and the task management process practiced by the agency

  • Created designs for client marketing materials, including logos, social media graphics, and digital and print advertisements

  • Built a client's website using proper design elements and SEO optimization that increased organic traffic by 45% two months after launch date

  • Designed marketing material and communicated with clients to coordinate five successful rebranding campaigns

  • Captured headshots and edited each picture using Adobe Photoshop

  • Prepared drafts of proposed designs and proceeded with their creation once approved by Head Designer

  • Accepted regular feedback from Head Designer as well as clients and applied suggested changes to create valuable work

  • Consistently met deadlines for clients while maintaining valuable work for each assigned project

  • Captured headshots and edited each picture using Adobe Photoshop

  • Prepared drafts of proposed designs and proceeded with their creation once approved by Head Designer

  • Accepted regular feedback from Head Designer as well as clients and applied suggested changes to create valuable work

  • Consistently met deadlines for clients while maintaining valuable work for each assigned project

Education

Additional Information

  • Society for Experiential Graphic Design

  • The University and College Designers Association