Rosch De Klerk
Address: 6 Snowden Gardens, Leeds, United Kingdom
Portfolio Website: www.rdkconcepts.com
A highly versatile individual with many years experience in art, design and team leadership roles. Has successfully worked in areas such as Animation, Design and Games, producing top quality art work quickly and effectively.
Current Leadership Skills: Highly enthusiastic and target focused team player. Energetic and good all-round thinker with a passion to succeed in tight and demanding situations.
Customer Service: Have worked almost entirely in customer related roles, so have extensive experience in communication/people skills, as well as handling tricky problems/situations in the best possible manner.
Design: Have gained invaluable experience in design and customer liaison working as an individual freelance artist/designer for various different companies and organisations. Structured myself and my abilities to perform at the very highest possible standard.
Concept Art: Have an ever growing portfolio of high quality art work from animation (Distant Future Animation Studio) and games studios (Gaslight Studio). I have worked on numerous projects within these two companies, delivering top end conceptual artwork such as environments, characters and prop creations. I am an expert with programmes such as Photoshop, Illustrator and 3Ds Max (many more related). For high resolution samples, please refer to my website portfolio www.rdkconcepts.com.
Animation Studio: (Bradford) Distant Future Animation Studio (01/03/12 - 09/08/12)
Working on various animations, creating backgrounds, textures, characters and props (Examples available upon release).
Gaslight Studio (Games): (Bradford) (01/06/12- Present)
Concept art work for two games created by the studio. Creating Characters, Power-ups, Environments, advertising posters. (Few examples available, more available upon release).
Freelance Designer: (2010- Present) Various Places and Organisations
Designing leaflets, brochures, shop posters, product labels, T-shirts, Logos, brand identity and many more. Online expertise. Required good communication skills, hard work and reliability.
Paintball Marshal: (09/2011- Present) Delta Force (Wakefield) Part Time
Customer care. Reliability. Good communication and people skills (Knowing the right way to talk to customer and handle their problems effectively). Keen and genuine interest in customer satisfaction.
Telesales Advisor: (01/2011- 08/2011) Prime Health & Mobility
Selling Health and Mobility aids to physically impaired individuals. Great communication skills and very calm approach was needed to be successful within this role.
Customer Assistant: (02/2009- 03/2010) Part time role (Weekends) Galpharm Stadium
Began at the bottom as a kiosk worker selling drinks and snacks to customers, worked my way up to the Team Leader role. Roles and Responsibilities include- managing staff within my kiosk, as well as stock, cash, and any customer problems/enquiries that may arise.
Assistant Chef: (01/2009-012/2009) Chained Bull
Started at the bottom as a “pot washer” progressed to assistant chef after showing keen interest in development and high quality of food service.
Working in various different roles such as Shop Assistant, Chef Assistant, Labouring, Paper Rounds and Care Worker (Care Home) etc. to earn pocket money during studies. Gained confidence and hard work ethic from all these roles (more info available).
QUALIFICATIONS & GENERAL INTERESTS:
- 2.1 Ba Hons Degree, Virtual Reality & Animation Course, University of Huddersfield,
- A levels: Art (B), Biology (C ), Media Studies (C ), Psychology (D), General Std (C )
- GCSE: (Achieved A’s and B’s in all subjects) including Maths (BB) English (BB) Science
- General Interests: Art, design, computing, games, internet, success, leadership, personal
development (in all areas).