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  • Graphic Design 1
  • Operations & Admin 1

Skills

Branding, Corporate Identity, Events, Icons, Illustrator, InDesign, Logo Design, Mobile, Multi-Platform, Office, Photoshop, Print Design, Responsive Design, Typography, Web Interface Design

Employers

  • Southern Cross Austereo
    Freelance Graphic Designer
    2017 - Present

  • MERLIN SKILL MOBILITY
    GRAPHIC DESIGNER
    2016 - 2017

  • Moo Marketing & Design
    Graphic Designer
    2016 - 2016

    Predominantly focussing on print projects for a diverse array of corporate in-house clients, each with their own style guide, an emphasis was placed on time-management, client emails, proofing and pre-flight preparation.
    Completed briefs include: corporate stationary, business cards, brochures, organisational charts, flyers, posters, advertisements, customer profile templates, gift vouchers and welcome cards amongst others.

  • Self Employed
    Temp & Freelance Graphic Designer
    2013 - 2016

    Major Projects Have Included:

    SCA (Southern Cross Austereo)

    Fast turnaround branded advertising Powerpoint presentations,
    social media and website mock-ups, advertising pitch logos and photo
    editing for Australia’s biggest radio network.


    BBG (Baldwin Boyle Group)

    PR firm with 5 offices worldwide required bi-lingual (Chinese & English)
    branded collateral including business cards, letterheads, document folders
    & email signature within specified brand guidelines, a stable of unique
    icons and a flexible Powerpoint presentation template.


    The Victoria Hotel, Brunswick

    Weekly street press ads and large format street posters, weekly eDM
    newsletter and website maintenance along with the entire re-brand
    of the venue and the attached Backpackers Hostel including logos,
    menus, posters, wine list & promotional merchandise.


    Trade Creative Agency

    Ongoing design work for agency specialising in web and video. Publication
    design, 3 panel brochure, posters, invitations, info-graphics, social media
    & banner ads.


    VU Design Studio

    Annual reports, CD booklet, publication design, creation of GIF animations,
    poster design


    Born & Bred Historical Research

    Corporate ID, branded stationary & bespoke, editable 5 generation A3
    family tree template.


    Wilding

    Album Cover & sleeve design for 12” vinyl & digipack CD. Album launch
    poster & social media event imagery.


    Condiments Of The Chef

    Branding, business name & logo conceptualisation for gourmet condiments
    & sauces company. Design of packaging labels & business stationary.


    My Village

    Logo, branding & web design for local produce shopping search engine.

  • Shock Entertainment
    Graphic Designer
    2016 - 2016

    The layout and exectution of the monthly dealer guide which entailed a 20+ page printed booklet with many individual product pages, order forms, promotional pages, contents and front page. Specific art guidelines to adhere to and proofing of product details & art along with pre-flight and print ready preparation.
    Design of all scheduled DVDs & Blurays front, back, spine plus disc art, varied boxset packaging, DVD menus and marketing assets (posters, web banners, facebook ads, website image tiles) for online & print advertising. Each DVD title has individual style guides and limited key art of varying quality, requiring creative ingenuity to create a stand out product on deadline, in a competitive market.

  • Madman Entertainment
    Temp Graphic Designer
    2016 - 2016

    Consistent and on brand social media, digital & print marketing collateral, Apple specific product art, CD art, DVD slicks & animated GIFs for a diverse range of cinematic & home entertainment film releases.

  • All Tomorrow's Parties
    Ticketing & Fulfilment Coordinator
    2013 - 2013

    I facilitated sales for 2 large scale festivals, one in January and the next in October through independent retail outlets, organised online sales through ticket agencies and devised a strategy to fulfil upwards of 5000 physical tickets in a matter of days.

    Key Responsibilities: Customer communications, Delegation of tasks, Project management, Organisational excellence, Problem solving, Diligence and accuracy, Attention to detail, Logistics, Prioritisation of tasks & Event management liaison.

  • Madman Entertainment
    Theatrical Administrator
    2012 - 2012

    Key Responsibilities: Problem solving, Time management, Customer service emails/phone calls, Dispatch and mail procedures, Invoicing and reporting, Prioritisation of tasks, Logistics, Attention to detail & Advanced computer skills

  • Net Tickets
    Ticketing & Office Manager
    2010 - 2012

    Coordination of sales and dispatch of all event tickets sold through our channels including the Big Day Out ticket dispatch. The UI design and development of an entirely bespoke and very sophisticated ticketing system.

    Key Responsibilities: Preparation of all ticket distribution lists, Customer communication management, Physical ticket inventory, Event stakeholder liaison, Customer dispute resolution, Guest list preparation, Sales and status reporting, System wire-framing, Coordination of status meetings & system development timeline, New event set-up, Pre-sale and on sale set-up procedures.

  • Online Fulfillment Australia (Shock Group)
    Ticketing Manager & E-commerce Coordinator
    2005 - 2010

    Organisation and supervision of a small team of ticketing staff to fulfil and dispatch all tickets sold via the Big Day Out official website each year.
    Customer service and stock control for the fulfilment of online merchandise orders for some of Australia’s largest brands.

    Key Responsibilities: Training and supervision of staff, Customer communication management, Physical ticket inventory, Event stakeholder liaison, Customer dispute resolution, Guest list preparation, Sales and status reporting, Troubleshooting, Stock control, Invoicing, Artist and management liaison, Pre-sale and on sale set-up procedures.

Education

  • Victoria University
    Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design
    2013 - 2015

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Jo Gardiner
Education Victoria University
Employer Southern Cross Austereo
Location Melbourne Australia
Website

 

About Jo

I am a focused and driven graphic designer with proven experience delivering high quality multidisciplinary creative solutions, combining my love of typography, imagery & research, then mixing fresh concepts with my Adobe CC skills to produce an innovative and engaging visual feast delivered on deadline.

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