Head Designer Resume Samples

A Head Designer takes responsibility for developing and managing all aspects of the designing projects and to deliver a creative output. A well-written Head Designer Resume mentions the following core duties and responsibilities – ensuring the design and creative deliverables turn out to match the client’s expectations; working with internal and external clients, pitching designs and understanding the needs of the client; developing visual designs and taking responsibility for recruiting and managing suppliers, designers and other staff; and taking a lead role in managing the design and the overall creative elements of the project.

Summary of skills that can highlight a resume includes the following – multitasking abilities; knowledge of layouts, graphic fundamentals, typography and the limitations of online and offline design work; the ability to storyboard and translate ideas to designers, a strong knowledge of brand development and experience with software including Photoshop and InDesign. A computer science degree and several years of work experience are mandatory.

Head Designer Resume example

Head Designer Resume

Summary : Skilled in a variety of designs, logos, and marketing packages designed to strengthen business competence. Also a highly creative and multi-talented Junior Graphic Designer with more than 10 years in product publishing and print design, and last but not least, an enthusiastic and creative Visual Designer with exceptional flexibility and resourcefulness.

Skills : Adobe Suits, Microsoft Office, HTML/CSS, Logo Design.

Description :

    1. Designed and printed online interactive sales and marketing collateral.
    2. Created the look and feel of the organization's online presence in social media forums.
    3. Developed templates for e-newsletters, presentations, and reports.
    4. Designed unique print materials, including advertisements, brochures, and logo designs.
    5. Collaborated with a team of designers to offer improvements and direction on others' projects.
    6. Contributed ideas during strategic and conceptual brainstorming sessions.
    7. Developed creative graphics that simplified complex messages.
    8. Prepared layouts and drawings in compliance with established templates and design standards.
    9. Created all communications collateral, including web pages, brochures, and fliers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate in Graphic Design


Head Designer Resume

Summary : Illustrator and Designer with experience in production art for online apparel and merchandise, with a keen eye for current and upcoming trends. Effective supervision and leadership of projects and personnel. High-energy and confident professional with an infectious enthusiasm with the ability to communicate effectively both written and oral.

Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, Customer Service, Inventory Management, Marketing.

Description :

    1. Managed the yearly budget of the design department in collaboration with the chief financial officer, chief accountant, and the director of human resources.
    2. Interpreted, targeted, and designed the initial uppers outsoles, accessories, parts, logos, and components that defined the style and looks in all different categories of the brands.
    3. Responsible for the buildup and creative coordination of every seasonal collection of footwear for all the brands, achieving the creation of new categories, bestselling items, and successful follow up creations.
    4. Created multiple renderings and digital cad images for in house design presentations, pre-production, sales meetings, catalogs, and in-store promotional graphic material.
    5. Oversaw and approved the technical processes to convert design concepts and renditions into mechanical descriptions for overseas factories.
    6. Created effective methods to speed up the manufacturing processes, decreasing production errors, and misinterpretations.
    7. Coordinated design assignments and timelines with the marketing and sales departments, resulting in the timely completion of deadlines.
    8. Shopped domestic and international markets and venues in search of trends, technology, ideas, and inspiration.
    9. Consulted periodically with developers and manufacturers of new materials and technologies to update existing technical features.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Industrial Design/ Illustration


Head Designer Resume

Headline : A talented and customer-oriented designer with an eye for commercial fashion and detail in product styling. 7+ years of experience in a luxury brand environment. Eager to join a company to set a creative tone and inspire new ideas and concepts.

Skills : Excellent Verbal, and Written Communication, Detail Oriented, Accuracy, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Responsible for designing 70-100 socks for every season.
    2. Trended research of pattern, print, color, texture, etc.
    3. Created mood boards, lifestyles, and color stories for developing seasons.
    4. Created tech-packs and send for review to factory manufactures.
    5. Packaged and labeled design.
    6. Assigned names to final developed products.
    7. Attended trade shows to increase product awareness.
    8. Managed product inventory and update brand product lists.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA in Fashion Design

Head Designer Resume

Summary : A highly motivated, creative, and innovative designer with the ability to analyze the current market and to the source, cost and develop new products that drive sales. Have over 11 years of specialized experience in the fashion industry.

Skills : Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Customer Service, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Responsible for Designing Plus Size, Missy, and junior career and casual wear both in woven and cut and sew knits.
    2. Designed multi fabrication women's and men's sleep and loungewear sets.
    3. Designed and created print, hangtags, and packaging.
    4. Conducted market research, creating trend boards, presenting to buyers.
    5. Worked together with technical design, approving fit.
    6. Created all cads and technical flats, and set up trim charts.
    7. Communicated with our factories and suppliers, sourcing new fabrications.
    8. Checked and approved artwork, color, and fabric lab dips.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Computer Graphics

Head Designer Resume

Headline : Driven and well-organized professional with 6+ years of experience. Passionate about developing new businesses and planning marketing strategies. To secure a position utilizing customer-friendly and interpersonal skills in assisting individuals.

Skills : Design Principals, Marketing, Time Management, Organization, Cash Handling, Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Conferred with clients to determine objectives, budget, background information, and presentation approaches, styles, and techniques.
    2. Created custom illustrations or other graphic elements.
    3. Formulated a basic layout design or presentation approach and specify material details, such as style and size of type, photographs, graphics, animation, video, and sound.
    4. Presented final layouts to clients for approval.
    5. Created designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on knowledge of layout principles and esthetic design concepts.
    6. Developed graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and Internet websites.
    7. Used computer software to generate new images.
    8. Maintained archive of images, photos, or previous work products.
    9. Photographed layouts, using a camera, to make layout prints for supervisors or clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate in Arts

Head Designer Resume

Headline : Highly organized, independent, and works well with others. Dedicated to learning and having a successful career in the mortgage and financial services industry. Have perfected quite a range of qualities working professionally in the Fashion Industry and have been key designers in Men's, Women's, Children's, and the Plus Size markets.

Skills : Computer, Word And Excel, Management, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Created and reformatted unique TYPE-IN Captcha Ads using client assets.
    2. Designed creative mock-ups and presentations in support of the sales team.
    3. Worked with the marketing team to create materials for events and campaigns.
    4. Created and enforced brand guidelines for the entire company.
    5. Worked under very tight deadlines to deliver both live ad campaigns and sales materials.
    6. Designed creative mock-ups and presentations in support of the sales team.
    7. Worked with the marketing team to create materials for events and campaigns.
    8. Created and enforced brand guidelines for the entire company.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Graphic Design Communication

Head Designer Resume

Headline : Top-performing, results-driven, and accomplished fashion industry professional with a proven track record of designing developing, launching, and building well-known women's brands sold in high-end retail stores complemented by a strong background as a runway designer. 

Skills : Graphic Design, Web Design, WordPress, Illustrator, Adobe.

Description :

    1. Enhanced and influenced collection by working closely with the design team and improved adoption rate.
    2. Oversaw the entire line in all categories by reviewing and approving sketches for all designers.
    3. Ensured a high level of production and operational efficiency by supervising, and initiating daily workload for designers, associates, design assistants, graphic designers, and pattern-makers.
    4. Prepared mood, development, and sketch boards to focus design team direction and provide design cohesion, as well as overseeing product launch.
    5. Fitted first samples through pre-production.
    6. Ensured garment constructions followed by working closely with patternmakers.
    7. Helped drive sales with well-recognized and contemporary brands that suited buyer's tastes.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Fashion Design

Head Designer Resume

Summary : An experienced professional, responsible for daily graphic design content for a medium-sized firm. Worked regularly on graphics, layout, and production materials. Creative jack-of-all-trades, hands-on professional with expertise in graphic design through research, concept-building, and branding.

Skills : C#, Python, Bash, C, Java, Powershell, VHDL, MATLAB, OrCAD PSpice, PSoC Creator, ModelSim, Xilinx Vivado, Windows, Mac OS, Linux.

Description :

    1. Dealt directly with the customers in person and on the phone through all different circumstances.
    2. Spoke to representatives concerning all aspects of this business from ordering supplies to wiring out orders.
    3. Creation of wall covering designs for various interior styles and environments.
    4. Traveled throughout, worked in various print mills learning about color and design from a global perspective.
    5. Created new marketing and graphics material for each new collection.
    6. Completed digital workflow from scan to print production.
    7. Directed all design functions.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS Diploma

Head Designer Resume

Headline : Enthusiastic, a creative graphic designer with solid problem-solving skills. Seeking to lower the workload through proven strengths in creativity, collaboration, and taking criticism. Innovative and creative design strategist, exceptional at conceptualizing, and translating ideas for the contemporary market.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Mac OS X, Mac OS X, Social Media, Business Development, Leadership Development, Leadership Development, Start-Ups, Internet Research, Internet Research, B2B.

Description :

    1. Sourced products, designs, cuts, modeled, event planning, Trade shows, Fashion shows, Nightclub openings.
    2. Sketched rough and detailed drawings of apparel or accessories, and wrote specifications such as color schemes, construction, material types, and accessory requirements.
    3. Directed and coordinated workers involved in drawing and cutting patterns and constructing samples or finished garments.
    4. Identified target markets for designs, looking at factors such as age, gender, and socioeconomic status.
    5. Selected materials and production techniques to be used for products.
    6. Created detailed schematics for the production and manufacture of the units.
    7. Collaborated with other designers to coordinate special products and designs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Profit Management

Head Designer Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Head Designer with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Graphic Design, Market Research, Strategic Communications, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Typography.

Description :

    1. Collaborated with the design team and editor in chief to redesign the aesthetic of the magazine.
    2. Designed five or more spreads for each biweekly issue using Adobe InDesign.
    3. Supervised the other designers and edited the work before submitting them for print.
    4. Redesigned the templates for each section of the magazine.
    5. Created a guide book for future designers to reduce confusion and improve consistency throughout each magazine issue.
    6. Consulted clients and discussed their needs relative to the project.
    7. Implemented a newly/rebranded identity system.
    8. Managed an 8-person in-house staff in the department.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA in Graphic Design