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Amita Dudhee

Freelance Magazine Designer, Logo Designer, & More

1245
Location:Plaines Wilhems, Mauritius
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/amitadudhee
50
Kudos
3.0
4 Skills
$20
Rate/Hr
PROFESSIONAL PROFILE
• Over 6 years’ experience in the Creative Design industry
• Accomplished page layouts for different newspaper sections ranging from sports, entertainment, Daily News, Turf Magazines
• Experience in typography, logo, identity design, branding and advertising concepts
• Publication layout for promotional materials (brochure, magazines, newsletter, e-newsletter, e-zines, menu cards, blogs)
• Created design concepts for Press Ads, Billboards, Brochures, Calendars, and Labels for products
• Proven experience in coordinating, planning advertising marketing campaigns for different products
• Effective project management from design of a concept to its launch and working under tight deadlines and budgetary constraints
• Highly flexible, detailed oriented, self-disciplined, enthusiastic, positive, self-motivated multitask professional and adaptable to new working environment
• Excellent customer relations, communication skills and interpersonal skills in dealing with customers and a dependable team player
• Bilingual with excellent fluency in both written and verbal French and English

Computer and Software Proficiency
Adobe Illustrator Adobe Photoshop Director Adobe Flash
Gif Movie Gear Freehand Quark Xpress Indesign
Microsoft Word Microsoft Excel Microsoft Power Point

TECHNICAL AND FUNCTIONAL SKILLS SETS:
1. Print Design and Layout
2. Creative Thinking
3. Project Management
4. Typography, Logo and Graphic Design

WORK EXPERIENCE
Freelance Graphic Designer June 2012 - to-date
HPNK Consulting Services, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Graphic Designer Aug 2011 – Oct 2011
Friday News, Port Louis, Mauritius
Graphic Designer Jan 2011 – Aug 2011
Yukondale Star Newspaper, Port Louis, Mauritius
Graphic Designer Apr 2009 – Dec 2010
Le Matinal Newspaper, Port Louis, Mauritius
Graphic Designer Oct 2008 – Feb 2009
Elevation Concept Company, Curepipe, Mauritius
Graphic Designer June 2008 - Oct 2008
Localeyes Graphics, Castel, Mauritius
Freelance Multimedia Graphic Animator Mar 2008 - May 2008
Project for a local folk singer sponsored by UNICEF
Research assistant Sept 2007 - Feb 2008
University of Mauritius, Reduit, Mauritius
Trainee Jewellery Designer July 2004 - Aug 2004
Niranjan Jewellery Company, Quatre Bornes, Mauritius

EDUCATIONAL AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Higher National Diploma in Graphic Design & multimedia 2007
Industrial Vocational Training Board (IVTB), EDEXCEL UK
Diploma in Foundation in Art & Design 2005
Industrial Vocational Training Board (IVTB), EDEXCEL UK
National Trade Certificate Level 3 in Oriental Jewellery Design & Making 2004
Industrial Vocational Training Board (IVTB)
International English Language testing System (IELTS) 2004
British Council, IDP Australia, University of Cambridge
Test D’Évaluation de Français (TEF) 2003
Chambre de Commerce et d’Industrie de Paris
Certificate in Basic Jewellery Design 2003
Industrial Vocational Training Broad (IVTB)
General Certificate of Education Advanced Level (HSC) 2003
Mauritius Examinations Syndicate (MES)
General Certificate of Education Ordinary(SC) 2002
Mauritius College Curepipe
ACHIEVEMENT
Poverty Poster Competition Nov 2009
Institute for Social Development and Peace (ISDP) Mauritius
MUDA Logo Competition July 2006
Ministry of Civil service and Administrative Reforms of Mauritius
Caricature Competition Sept 2005
British Council, Rose-Hill
VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE
Free Art Coaching classes to secondary school and university students Jan 2008 - to date

Christmas Party Project ‘Children Out of Poverty’ Dec 2007
Institute for Social Development and Peace (ISDP) Mauritius
• Planned and organized creative workshop for children for an Arts Class to create bookmarks
• Created an animated Christmas card to share with the children