Basic Info

Sara sadek

5 years

Cairo, Egypt

Master's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

Senior Graphic Designer at Style Communications

Experience Details

Senior Graphic Designer

Creative/Design/Art

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Designing and producing marketing communications (print and digital) pieces for a wide variety of clients. Collaborating with creative team, internal account teams and clients to develop creative solutions and then translating those solutions through a variety of channels.


Company Details

Style Communications

Cairo, Egypt

11-50 employees

Marketing and Advertising

N/A

Jan 2015 to Dec 2015 (11 months)
Graphic Designer and Marketing Assistant at Jumbo UK LTD

Experience Details

Graphic Designer and Marketing Assistant

Creative/Design/Art

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Duties:
Successfully manage and coordinate graphic design projects from concept through completion. Creating design theme and supplying graphics for marketing and sales presentations.

Achievements:
• Designing and supervising the catalogue layout for Jumbo UK LTD.
• Brand packaging concept across a broad variety of products.
• Designing marketing materials for charity event such as invitation, flyer, event programme, ticket and company ads to market the company and its sub brands.


Company Details

Jumbo UK LTD

London, United Kingdom

11-50 employees

Food and Beverage Production

http://www.jumbouk.com/

Jan 2012 to Feb 2014 (2 years 1 month)
Graphic Design Lecturer at October University for Modern Science and Arts (MSA)

Experience Details

Graphic Design Lecturer

Education/Teaching, Training/Instructor

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Duties:
Module leader and responsible for teaching two courses: Electronic Publishing and Advertising Workshop. Organizing, preparing and presenting lectures. Grading portfolios, practical projects and research projects. Structuring group work and one-on-one instruction in class. Taught diverse group of students.

Achievements:
• Organizing the 1st MSA Graphic Design Exhibition in the Mass
Communication Department.
• Directing, editing and supervising MSA University magazine “CAMPUS SPIRIT”.


Company Details

October University for Modern Science and Arts (MSA)

6 October, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Education

http://www.msa.edu.eg/msauniversity/

Mar 2011 to Dec 2012 (1 year 9 months)
Creative Director (intern) at Interact

Experience Details

Creative Director (intern)

Creative/Design/Art

Entry Level

Duties:
Creating and developing a new theme for the magazine. Designing layout for publication and marketing materials. Managing a small team of volunteer designers effectively.

Achievements:
• Ensuring that the magazines were produced on time.


Company Details

Interact

London, United Kingdom

11-50 employees

Non-Profit Organizations

http://www.interact-uk.org.uk/

Jun 2010 to Dec 2010 (6 months)
Graphic Designer at Libra Advertising Solutions

Experience Details

Graphic Designer

Creative/Design/Art

Entry Level

Duties:
Managing, producing and designing projects from concept to completion. Creating original artwork for short and long term projects. Presenting
finalized ideas and concepts to clients. Involving in designing logos, stationery, advertisements, brochures and flyers. Amending designs according to the clients' final comments.

Achievement:
• Designing and supervising the catalogue layout for Matching Interiors
Exhibition.


Company Details

Libra Advertising Solutions

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Marketing and Advertising, Publishing and Printing

http://www.libraegypt.com/

Feb 2009 to Aug 2009 (6 months)
In House Graphic Designer Trainee at Amer Group (student activity)

Experience Details

In House Graphic Designer Trainee

Creative/Design/Art

Student

In House Graphic Designer Trainee
Duties:
• Assisting the creative director and the senior graphic designer.
• Finding out about the project requirements (taking a 'brief').
• Colour editing, retouching of print media and adjusting old artwork files.
• Participating in designing store guide, contract cover layout and table tent.
• Creating employees appreciation certificate, tagging and business cards.

Achievement:
• Gaining the experience in working on hospitality projects.


Company Details

Amer Group (student activity)

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Jul 2007 to Sep 2007 (2 months)
In House Graphic Designer Trainee at Amer Group (student activity)

Experience Details

In House Graphic Designer Trainee

Creative/Design/Art

Student

N/A


Company Details

Amer Group (student activity)

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Jul 2005 to Sep 2005 (2 months)

Education

MA in Graphic Design

Education Details

MA

Graphic Design

london metropolitan university, United Kingdom

Not specified

Research Methods in Art, Visual Communications, 2D Graphic Design, Design for Production, Exploring Practice, Major Project Development, Major Project and Professional context

Major Project (equivalent to thesis) “2D and 3D Integrated Graphics: Creating a Poster Based Campaign to Transform the Viewers’ Attitude Towards Climate Change”

london metropolitan university
2009 - 2010
BA in Advertising

Education Details

BA

Advertising

Helwan University, Egypt

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

N/A

Helwan University
2003 - 2008

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

Digital Design Expansion Track

Feb 2015

Graphic Academy

Software included: Adobe Photoshop CC - Adobe Illustrator CC - Adobe Muse CC - Adobe Edge Animate CC.

Training/Course Details

Calligraphy Course

Nov 2013

Fairkytes Arts Centre, UK

N/A

Training/Course Details

Advertising Graphics Production Diploma

Apr 2009

Graphics Academy

Software included: Adobe Photoshop CS4 - Adobe Illustrator CS4 Adobe InDesign CS4 - Adobe Acrobat Pro 9.

Training/Course Details

Web and Graphic Design Course

Nov 2008

London College, UK

N/A

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Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

French

French

: Intermediate

: Intermediate

: Intermediate

: Intermediate

Tools and Technologies

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

: Advanced

: High

:

More than 7 years

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint

: Advanced

: High

:

More than 7 years

Adobe Indesign

Adobe Indesign

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

adobe muse

adobe muse

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel

: Intermediate

: Medium

:

More than 7 years

Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash

: Beginner

: Medium

:

Less than 1 year

Adobe Dreamweaver

Adobe Dreamweaver

: Little knowledge

: Medium

:

Less than 1 year

Fields of Expertise

Graphic Design

Graphic Design

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Painting

Painting

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Teaching

Teaching

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Freehand Drawing

Freehand Drawing

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Calligraphy

Calligraphy

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

Less than 1 year

Key Skills

Hard worker, Creative, Details-oriented, Innovative, Team Player

Online Presence

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