I am a Brazilian Industrial Designer and Post-graduated Marketing Management professional (Post-graduated at UC-Riverside), eligible for working in the US, and looking for the exciting opportunity building my career here, in California. I am an experienced marketing and design professional in Brazil, motivated by curiosity and innovation. Creative, hands-on professional with expertise in graphic design, art direction and project management. I encourage teamwork and partnerships, they are the best ways to achieve goals and reach success. From my academic and professional background I am highly proficient working with Photoshop, Illustrator, SolidWorks, AutoCad and the office package. And have intermediate knowledge at CorelDraw and InDesign, beeing tech-savvy and creative. I have been applying this software's skills in projects in these areas: packaging, graphic, printed and product design. I can contribute as a Design/Marketing professional bringing diversity and creativity, expertly researching and developing emerging concepts and trends. Most importantly, I am not afraid of taking on projects that require learning new skills. Actually new challenges drives me to improvement, and this is what I look for.
Main areas of interest: - Designing strategic and media marketing projects, applied to products and packaging development. - Creating strong brands and recognizable visual identities. - Building relationships and interaction through design and marketing.
Proficient in Adobe CS5
Visual communication principles
Superb eye for detail
Excellent communication skills
Flier and poster printing
Customized template design
Complex problem solving
Project Presentation skills
3D Modeling and Digital Mock-up
AutoCad and technical drawing
Conceptual and layout Design
Creative design layouts
Advanced graphic design
Social Media and Electronic marketing
Product Specialist / Marketing RepresentativeJul 2014 - Aug 2014 Innovative Marketing CARiverside, CA
Outdoors Sales Representative (Product specialist Innovative Marketing CA) Direct Marketing for cosmetic Company (Makeover Essentials).
Handling small amount of inventory, and assisting on warehouse organization.
Business-to-Business sales and contact with every person without prejudging.
Time management to optimize sales and breaking the day at the warehouse.
Product and Graphic DesignerMar 2011 - 2013 Queen DesignRio de Janeiro, Brazil
Packaging Design area (Queen Design professional experience)
- Creating a product visual identity - 3D modelling and developing digital mock-ups - Designing new products packaging
Graphic Design area (Queen Design and Freelance projects)
- Developing the projects briefing after meetings. Simple product/company market research, to stablish the clients needs, main competitors and benchmarking. - Designing corporate and visual identities Developing Sales support materials such as fisical displays and testers, brochures and catalogues. - Creating promotional materials: email marketing, online/printed advertising pieces and promotional gifts.
Generated computer graphics and page-layout software, graphic elements and photography.
Presented projects to internal clients.
Formatted text and graphics for blog posts, newsletters and other materials.
Maintained consistent use of graphic imagery in materials and other marketing outreach.
Designed new on-brand visual elements to effectively convey concepts and messaging.
Coordinated translation of labels and sales materials.
Carefully proofread labels and sales materials prior to printing.
Created aesthetically-pleasing advertisements that complemented the products.
Designed wireframes and compositions for new web projects.
Sales Interior DesignerNov 2010 - Mar 2011 Vallvé - CommerceRio de Janeiro, Brazil Interior Design and Sales area Developing corporate and residential interior projects for customers of a luxury brand in Rio. In-store sales activities, managing the inventory and launching the orders to our manufacturer online system. Out of the store sales representative: selling the company to architecture firms and construction companies. Post-sales operations: building customer relationship through satisfying experiences. Making online and telephone contacts to prospect new corporate customers.
Academic Monitoring (Internship)Feb 2010 - Sep 2010 Pontificia Universidade Catolica do RJ (PUC-Rio)Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
Academic monitoring (internship), PUC-RJ (University), Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Monitoring, assisting and counseling to the students product projects.Reviewing and assisting in on/off class activities.
PostGraduate Diploma: Business Management (Marketing)2014 UCR - University of California RiversideRiverside, CA
Diploma: Marketing Analysis2013 Fundação Getulio VargasRio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil Marketing Analysis
Bachelor of Arts: Industrial Design2012 Pontificia Universidade Catolica do RJ - PUC RioRio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil