Design Editor Resume Samples

A Design Editor takes responsibility for laying out ads and texts for online and print-based projects. The job description entails completion of the following tasks mentioned on the Design Editor Resume – creating designs using computer software, developing logos, illustrations, and product packages; meeting the needs of the client; creating and maintaining the overall look and aesthetic quality of the publication; handling page layouts and arranging graphics and photos, and working alongside managing editors to ensure the layout corresponds with the publication content.

Design Editors have to be – creative and have a highly developed visual sense; confident in presenting ideas; have a passion for designing, and stay updated with the latest trends and graphic design. Other skills include proficiency in relevant software such as Adobe, and graphic editing software; a strong grasp of typography principles, and a keen understanding of font size and styles. A Bachelor’s degree in fields such as graphic design or visual art is common among job applicants.

Design Editor Resume example

Design Editor Resume

Objective : An energetic self-starter with strong communication skills. Working well, independently, or as part of a team. Seeking a professional position within a company/organization that will provide an enthusiastic and competitive challenge of job performance and competency.

Skills : Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Corel Draw, After Effects, Dreamweaver, Mac OS, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Weekly page layout for the student newspaper.
    2. Advertisement design for on and off-campus clients.
    3. Supervised fellow editors and design assistants in regards to software tasks and issues.
    4. Wrote and illustrated weekly editorial cartoons.
    5. Photography work for events and profiles.
    6. Trained an assistant designer.
    7. Implemented new graphic approaches to revitalize the paper's appearance.
    8. Increased efficiency by transforming production practices such as new photo editing techniques and file handling and organization.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BFA in Graphic Design


Design Editor Resume

Objective : More than 20 years experience as a graphic and digital design professional Emphasis on publication design, page layout, typography and infographics Web and print design skills Marketing and branding pieces, event graphics and advertising design Able to produce quality work within tight deadlines.

Skills : MS Office, Editing Skills.

Description :

    1. Read copy or proof to detect and correct errors in spelling, punctuation, and syntax.
    2. Verified facts, dates, and statistics, using standard reference sources.
    3. Read, evaluated and edited manuscripts or other materials submitted for publication and confer with authors regarding changes in content, style or organization, or publication.
    4. Prepared camera-ready artwork for print and online usage.
    5. Used Adobe Creative Suite to package stories.
    6. Created informational graphics to submit stories.
    7. Coordinated with photographers for photo support.
    8. Designed and laid out print media under stringent deadlines.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BA in Media Studies


Design Editor Resume

Headline : A recent graduate of the University with a degree in Mathematics. A fast, attentive learner who approaches new problems with enthusiasm, Managing the layout, and design of each page of the weekly newspaper.

Skills : Graphic Design, Photography, Microsoft Office, Abode Creative Suite.

Description :

    1. Responsible for recruiting contributors, writing articles, graphic design, drafting page layouts, website maintenance, and the synthesis of all these creative works into the finalized monthly publication.
    2. Wrote numerous articles on a wide variety of topics throughout my tenure as an editor, and was often responsible for generating all illustrations, typography, and graphic design.
    3. Learned to consistently produce high-quality work under strict and uncompromising deadlines.
    4. Worked with contributors via story meetings and one-on-one discussion to refine and expound upon article ideas.
    5. Copy-edited articles and discussed these edits with contributors in order to turn rough drafts into polished, publication-ready writing.
    6. Designed newspaper pages and infographics.
    7. Managed 5-8 person team; plan and delegate spread to the team.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Mathematics

Design Editor Resume

Headline : Ten years experience in a supervisory role as a print and digital editor in news media. Effectively handles multiple editorial projects in a deadline-driven environment. Recognized by management as an accomplished, dependable, and versatile team player. Well-versed in writing, copy editing, and page layout, most recently as a design editor for a capital city newspaper.

Skills : Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InCopy, Microsoft Office, HTML5, CSS3, Associated Press Style, WordPress, Social Media, Secretarial.

Description :

    1. Lead designer for a capital city newspaper, specializing in front-page layout, with emphasis on local and state news.
    2. Part-time designer for the Capital City Weekly, a regional weekly newspaper focused on arts and culture.
    3. Membered of a design team responsible for annual special sections.
    4. Collaborated with news editors in daily budget meetings to determine story and photo placement for maximum sales and readership.
    5. Created charts, graphics, and maps to accompany weekly centerpieces.
    6. Photographed community events for use in print and social media.
    7. Worked on a strict deadline to produce quality and timely work.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA in Communication

Design Editor Resume

Objective : An energetic self-starter with strong communication skills. Working well, independently, or as part of a team. Seeking a professional position within a company/organization that will provide an enthusiastic and competitive challenge of job performance and competency.

Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Editing, Layout Organization.

Description :

    1. Managed, trained, and coordinated the workflow of staff designers.
    2. Coordinated and developed the theme and design concepts for the yearbook.
    3. Designed the cover and fixed, refined, and prepared all pages of the book.
    4. Worked with printing plant representatives to solve problems and navigate technical difficulties.
    5. Collaborated closely with Editor in Chief, Content Editors, and Photo Editors.
    6. Designed the layout for a miniature newsletter called The Journal.
    7. Determined appropriate text and photos to make for an engaging read.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Sustainable Community Planning

Design Editor Resume

Headline : Service-oriented actively looking for ways to help others while demonstrating consistent professionalism. Work well in a fast pace environment, ability to learn quickly while setting goals and meeting deadlines, strong organizational and communication skills with proven ability to input and retrieve data within the computer.

Skills : Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Letterpress Printing, Communication, Social Media, Basic HTML/CSS, Squarespace.

Description :

    1. Created new Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system instruction manual for a national manufacturing company.
    2. Used technical computer skills and attention to detail to develop illustrative visual materials.
    3. Met assigned deadlines and goals while working independently.
    4. Produced 35 out of 50 procedurals within a four-person team.
    5. Produced visual and textual representation of software manual.
    6. Checked each layout for error before going to print.
    7. Created an overall design of the yearbook, manage the development of the book, collaborate with staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA in Studio Art

Design Editor Resume

Objective : Dedicated and accomplished professional with a broad background of sales and management experience in multiple career fields. Highly analytical and organized with a demonstrated ability to improve efficiency and effectiveness of programs.

Skills : Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Placed news stories, photos, and headlines into the paper's layout via InDesign.
    2. Created graphics pertaining to specific stories to engage readers and, production designer.
    3. Updated InDesign file formatting of Messenger's past printed literary magazine.
    4. Compiled accepted writing and images into InDesign book and prepped.
    5. Responsible for all editorial design.
    6. Oversaw design and layout for The Daily Targum, the nation's second-oldest collegiate newspaper.
    7. Frequently built infographics to complement data-centric stories and special issues.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    BFA in Fine Arts

    Design Editor Resume

    Objective : A hard-working, outgoing, and team-oriented person looking to help a company grow as well as solidify a career that benefits from knowledge, experience, and personality. Proficient in Photoshop CS6, Illustrator CS6, multi-tasking, and working in a competitive field.

    Skills : Adobe After Effects, HTML, And CSS.

    Description :

      1. Designed master layout and ads purchased by local businesses.
      2. Provided leadership and education for team members in the design, print production, and distribution of the annual film journal.
      3. Design layout of pages; and customized headlines and main body content to work on-page.
      4. Design yearbook page layouts using computer applications.
      5. Sold advertising space to local businesses.
      6. Selected short stories, poems, essays, and art for publication and used InDesign to create original layout spreads.
      7. Directed the visual language and design scheme for multiple issues of Retrospect Journal.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      0-2 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Entry Level
      Education
      Education
      BS in Biology

      Design Editor Resume

      Objective : Personable professional with the ability to motivate others. While being results-oriented and delivery-focused, also able to adapt to unforeseen changes with ease. Advocates with confidence and pursues goals until accomplished.

      Skills : Creative Skills, Editing Skills.

      Description :

        1. Responsible for maintaining the quality of design for the official student newspaper, published in print for four to five days.
        2. Designed editorial graphics, page layouts, and typography for weekly newspaper front page and section fronts, resulting in more than 20 editorial.
        3. Prepared camera-ready artwork for print and online usage.
        4. Created designs and sample layouts based on knowledge of layout principles.
        5. Created branding and masthead for the Press.
        6. Created styles and functions of layout for the newspaper.
        7. Proofed and laid out three-section.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Entry Level
      Education
      Education
      BA in Studio Art

      Design Editor Resume

      Objective : Significant management experience including responsibility for hiring, firing, training, discipline, and retention of employees. Exceptional customer service skills. Creating and delivering customer service seminars to the employees of a large local employer over two days. Demonstrated proficiency in decision making and team building.

      Skills : Designing Skills, Developing Skills.

      Description :

        1. Contributed to making Prairie Margins a national publication uniquely spotlighting undergraduate writers.
        2. Developed a contemporary design template.
        3. Designed the 200-page digital journal, website, promotions.
        4. Developed, researched, and wrote two journal submissions.
        5. Designed, developed, and produced layouts, covers, and advertisements for placement.
        6. Performed detailed architectural and design-based research and reviews on never-before-published projects and writing subsequent articles.
        7. Responsible for designing the official layout and design scheme for the fall semester issues of Crossroads Magazine.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      0-2 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Entry Level
      Education
      Education
      BA in Studio Art