Basic Info

Ahmed Salem

8 years

Giza, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

Senior Graphic Designer at Green Power CO.

Experience Details

Senior Graphic Designer

Creative/Design/Art

Experienced (Non-Manager)

SUMMARY:

As reaching the senior level as a graphic designer. I can now present information in a way that is both accessible and memorable.

JOB ROLE:

- Working closely with the marketing teams to discuss ideas in more active environments.
- Analyzing the receiving brief from client to create the desired concepts.
- Present information in a way that is both accessible and memorable.
- Produce design solutions to communicate client messages with high visual impact.
- Giving organisations a visual 'brand'.


Company Details

Green Power CO.

Giza, Egypt

1-10 employees

Engineering Services

N/A

Sep 2015 to present (2 years 4 months)
Graphic Designer at Private Clients / Freelancer

Experience Details

Graphic Designer

Creative/Design/Art

Experienced (Non-Manager)

N/A


Company Details

Private Clients / Freelancer

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Graphic Design , Marketing and Advertising

N/A

Jan 2011 to Jul 2015 (4 years 6 months)
Junior graphic designer at For You magazine

Experience Details

Junior graphic designer

Creative/Design/Art

Entry Level

At the Mag, I had the chance to lead the junior design team under supervise from the art director.

I was responsible along with the team to develop a whole new concept of the magazine, create a new layout with much enhanced artworks.

We did actually manage to increase the selling of the Magazine with more inside paid adv.

We manage to create a success new brand name/logo for it which helped the marketing team to conquer more hot spots on the market.

beside I had the chance to contact with the print house and get good experience on how to prepare the documents for the printing process.


Company Details

For You magazine

Cairo, Egypt

1-10 employees

Marketing and Advertising

N/A

Dec 2009 to Jun 2010 (6 months)
Junior graphic designer at StarMedia design office

Experience Details

Junior graphic designer

Creative/Design/Art

Entry Level

As a start to my profession, I was aiming to gain experience by working with senior designers on a range of ambitious and innovative projects.

Improving my communication skills was a big target of the job, feeling confident enough to contribute to the entire creative process.

As a junior designer my main job was to lay out pages, draw logos, redraw logos, rework text, perform color corrections and overall take on the basic duties that help me get to know the ins and outs of graphic design.

I tried to work on multiple aspects of one project but and take on only one or two tasks at a time.

I did get a lot of experience at the design office which helped me to move to my next opportunity.


Company Details

StarMedia design office

Cairo, Egypt

1-10 employees

Marketing and Advertising

N/A

Jul 2007 to Dec 2009 (2 years 5 months)

Achievements


On of my best achievement is creating my personal website as this was my first entry to the web design field

Education

Bachelor's Degree in Applied Arts

Education Details

Bachelor's Degree

Applied Arts

Helwan University, Egypt

C / Good / 65 - 75%

N/A

N/A

Helwan University
2002 - 2007

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

Printed Media Programs

Sep 2007

Compue Tech

N/A

Jobseeker photo

Profile Skills and Keywords

Adobe Creative SuiteAdobe IllustratorAdobe PhotoshopAdvertisingApplied ArtsArabicBrandingChessCreativeDesignEngineering ServicesEnglishExecutorGermanGraphic DesignGraphic DesignerJunior Graphic DesignerLeaderMarketing And AdvertisingPrinted Media ProgramsReadingSenior Graphic DesignerSupportiveTeam PlayerTraveling

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Advanced

: Advanced

: Advanced

: Advanced

German

German

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

Tools and Technologies

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Adobe creative suite

Adobe creative suite

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Fields of Expertise

advertising

advertising

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Branding

Branding

: Advanced

: High

:

5-7 years

graphic design

graphic design

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Key Skills

Executor, Leader, Creative, Team Player, Supportive

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