Rogy Varghese

Freelance Graphic Designer & Brochure Designer

Location:Mecca, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
2 Skills

Career Objective: Seeking assignments in Management Level with a growth
oriented organization of repute.

Personnel Details

Name : Rogy Varghese

Father’s Name : A.K. Varghese

Mother’s Name : Thankamma Varghese

Date of Birth : 12-02-1976

Marital Status : Married

Nationality : Indian

Religion : Christian

Present Address : Rabwa ( Riyadh)

Contact Number : 01-4970691; 0556954139

Professional Credentials

An astute, result-oriented leader with proven success for over 10 years in Graphic Designing. Currently associated with PreMedia Global as Assistant Manager (Art). Well versed in managing and motivating teams for running successful operations with extensive experience of developing procedures, service standards & operational policies for business excellence. Expertise in conceptualising & implementing various quality improvements projects and conducting audits for continual improvements in the services. Gained experience in managing various financial processes. Effective communicator with exceptional presentation skills & abilities in forging business partnerships in markets and leading cross-cultural teams & establishing relationships. Experience in Graphic Designing using the latest tools in the industry.

Areas of Exposure


? Scheduling site activities to ensure completion of the project within the time and budgetary parameters and for optimising resource utilisation.
? Estimating cost of materials and time to complete graphic design and coordinating all aspects of production for print, audio-visual or electronic materials /web media.
? Preparing sketches and graphic elements of the subjects to be rendered using traditional tools, multimedia software and image processing, layout and design software.
? Imparting on-the-job and classroom training to new recruits.

People Management

? Identifying and implementing strategies for building team effectiveness by promoting a spirit of cooperation between team members.
? Determining training needs of employees and conducting suitable training programmes to enhance their skills leading to increased productivity.

Relationship Management

? Interacting with client, receiving and reviewing content, changes and additions.

? Establishing the overall look, graphic elements and content of communications materials in coordination with client.

? Determining the medium best suited to produce desired visual effect and the most appropriate vehicle for communication.

Professional Credentials

(1) Jan’01 - Nov’03, I was worked with ICC (Interactive Composition Cooperation Private Limited).

(2) Dec’03 – Feb’09, I was worked with Tech Books International Aptara).

Career Graph:

Jan’01- Nov’2003 : Graphic Designer

Dec’03-Dec’2006 : Graphic Executive

Since Jan’07 : Senior Graphic Executive *** Coach

? Accountable for conducting analysis on the received inputs & provide the final ART to the Work Groups to be placed in the pages with a team of 50 people.
? Distinction of keeping the team altered according to the updates from US PM.
? Instrumental in short working as a “Problem Solver” between Delhi team and U.S. PM’s.
? Handled key projects for leading names in the publishing world such as McGraw Hill, Printice Hall, Jossey Bass, Pearson, and Oxford Press etc.
? To work towards meeting the business objectives of the Company by ensuring that all activities of the Group are planned.
? To monitor the work-in-progress on an ongoing basis. To provide feedback and communication of all non-compliances and deviations with suggested remedial measures to the team.
? Being an ISO based organization responsible to follow and meet the standard of ISO. Take care of all the processes listed down in the ISO document and review them on regular basis.
? Responsible to measure the performance of employees on regular basis, give them feedbacks and depending on their performances give them appraisals.
? Established “Art Analysis Group” which is responsible for analysing the material received from client for the usability and availability before commencing the project in production floor.

Jan’01- Nov’03 with ICC India Private Ltd as a Graphic Designer
A US based Publishing Company involved in complete prepress composition of books and providing e-publishing solutions using different software the company is divided in the different department and assign name according to the software they use for production. The department are named as follows: System, Quark, Text/Latex, Graphics, E-text, net-library, proof and quality controls.

? Accountable for handling designing operations with a team of 15 people using various software such as Photoshop and Illustrator.
? Actively involved in creating complicated, technical, geographical & mechanical Illustrations using Illustrator and Photoshop.
? Distinction of working for big publisher of the Industry like oxford press, McGraw Hill, Printice Hall, CISCO Press, Jossey Bass and World Bank Jobs. etc.

Languages Known

English, Hindi, Tamil & Malayalam

Educational Qualifications

SSLC : M.A.M.H.S koratty, kerala in 1991

Pre-Degree : Mahatma Gandhi University, kerala in 1994.

Academic Credentials

1995 One Year Diploma in Programming & System Management from Don Bosco Technical Institute Okhla, Delhi

1996 6 Months Diploma in Computer Hardware & Networking

1999 Two Year Diploma in Layout, Print Design and Photo Production.

IT Skills

Operating systems : MAC and WINDOWS.

Graphics Tools : Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Quark, Adobe Acrobat,
InDesign, Chemdraw, Mathematica and Grapher

Other package : MS Office, ME
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Brochure Design