Graphic design graduate resume

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Rachael Smith

224 Bakers Road
Bakersville SA 6000
Mobile: 0044 4444 3333
Home: 08 4444 3333


    I am a qualified graphic designer with over five years experience in magazine design. I graduated with First Class Honours and completed a four-week internship at Space magazine in my final year. I have experience in illustration and website design.


University of Bakersville
Adelaide, SA AU
Bachelor of Design with First Class Honours
Graduated: November 2007
South Australian School of Art
Adelaide, SA AU
Certificate III Illustration and Web design
Graduated: November 2004

Employment History

Jun 03 – Dec 07: Graphic Designer
Crash Media


  • Design and layout magazine pages, ads, brochures, flyers and marketing collateral for multiple clients
  • Finished art and pre-press of files
  • Assist Art Director with creative/conceptual ideas
  • Create web design for several clients' websites
  • Design logos and brand identity for new clients


  • Regularly achieve 'travel consultant of the month' award
Jan 06 – Jul 07: Domestic Travel Consultant
Perth Travel Centre
Adelaide, SA AU


  • Serve clients in person, on the telephone and by email
  • Discuss clients' requirements and provide advice on Australian destinations, tours, accommodation and flights
  • Develop client itineraries
  • Issue documentation
May 01 – Mar 02: Retail Sales Assistant
Baker's Art Supplies
Adelaide, SA AU


  • Customer assistance of all art supply products
  • Cash register duties
  • Stock shelves and alert manager to low supplies


Category Name Proficiency Yrs Experience Last Used
Computer Microsoft Office Advanced 4+ yrs use currently
  PC / Mac OS Platform Advanced 4+ yrs use currently
  Adobe InDesign CS Advanced 4+ yrs use currently
  QuarkXpress Advanced 4+ yrs use currently
  Dreamweaver Advanced 4+ yrs use currently
  Extensis Suitcase X1 Advanced 4+ yrs use currently



Claudia RathborneGeneral Manager
Crash Media
0422 2222 8888
Joseph Robbins Program Coordinator
Youth on the Streets
0436 6666 6666

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