Independent Designer Resume Samples

An Independent Designer is hired to design and assist with the production of clothing, shoes, and accessories, and select styles, fabrics, colors, and prints, and trims for a collection. A well-drafted Independent Designer Resume mentions the following core duties – managing design process from conception through to final styling, conducting market research to identify new trends, fabrics, and techniques, and seeking design inspiration; collaborating with team members to select seasonal themes, making edits to the line, creating new concepts, creating production sketches for development packages, and presenting the story, mood, color boards, and samples to buyers.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Adobe Illustrator; the ability to do sketches by hand, availability to travel for research and product development, and outstanding communication skills, and both written and verbal skills. A bachelor’s degree in design or fine arts, or college degree in fashion design or related field is commonplace among job applicants.

Independent Designer Resume example

Independent Designer Resume

Summary : To attain a challenging Independent Designer position in the field of footwear as a designer where I can contribute my highly developed and diverse footwear skills.

Skills : WordPress, AP style, Adobe InDesign, InCopy, Illustrator, Photoshop, DTI/Newscycle, MS Office, Windows, Mac OS.

Description :

    1. Self-employed independent designer for the company Origami Owl.
    2. Sold jewelry out of my home.
    3. Hosted home parties for customers.
    4. Recommended, selected, and helped locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
    5. Described merchandise and explain use, operation, and care of merchandise to customers.
    6. Recommended, selected, and helped locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
    7. Computed sales prices, total purchases and receive and process cash or credit payment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED


Independent Designer Resume

Summary : Accomplished in time management as well as multi-tasking. Accustom to working in a fast-paced fluctuating environment and transition easily between working in a team environment and being self-reliant to accomplish goals. Eager to take on a challenge and additional responsibilities I adhere to a flexible positive demeanor to effectively achieve my creative, sales, and personal goals.

Skills : Customer Service, Attention To Detail.

Description :

    1. Researched of the fashion market trade publications, textile industry and competitively shop retailers generating key trend forecast information.
    2. Created hand and computerized sketches as well as, produce direct marketing media utilizing graphic design skills.
    3. Answered questions regarding the store and its merchandise.
    4. Prepared sales slip or sales contracts.
    5. Attached identifying tags or labels to stock or marks information on containers.
    6. Picked material from racks, trays and shelves, and prepares them for assembly, sub-assembly, spare part orders or other subsequent processes.
    7. Maintained accurate inventory records and traceability on inventory items.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED


Independent Designer Resume

Objective : Able to lead a successful team, great attention to detail, hardworking, dedicated to the job, flexible, problem solver, quick learner. Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, QuickBooks, Evernote Office Equipment- Fax machine, multi-line phone, copier Typing (61 WPM).

Skills : Microsoft Office, Vital Signs, Injections, Bilingual.

Description :

    1. Production Supervising Managed, motivated, and assessed performance of up to 30 employees tasked with assembling variety of automotive parts for such customers as Ford and Chrysler.
    2. Focused on improving productivity, efficiency, and profitability of line production, prioritizing tasks and modifying work flow when necessary.
    3. Realized significant reduction in defective products and excess scrap materials by implementing system to trace products through manufacturing line and initiating accountability measures for staff.
    4. Initiated Quick Response Quick Control (QRQC) methodologies to identify relevant factors in issues, establish procedures for resolving problems, and modify processes to deter recurrence.
    5. Advocated for employees and made recommendations for resources that would make production more efficient and streamlined for team.
    6. Supported safety, health, and environment policies.
    7. Administered progressive discipline as needed in compliance with facility work rules and labor agreements Conduct product and process audits according to the Control Plan and PFEMA.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S.

Independent Designer Resume

Summary : Experienced in writing short stories, poems, essays, blog posts, social media content, and research reports. Well-versed in editing and proofreading, most recently as an English teacher. Strong command of the English language; familiarity with a variety of writing styles; serious commitment to excellence in the printed and published word. Competent researcher and well versed in MLA and APA formats of publication.

Skills : Public Speaking, Sales, Customer Service, Training, Team Builder.

Description :

    1. Maintained a database of clients for direct sales.
    2. Conducted routine customer calls and emails to meet sales goals and maintain quality control.
    3. Coordinated a variety of home based Jewelry Bars and presented marketing materials to potential customers.
    4. Contacted a variety of organizations in order to participate in vendor sales events.
    5. Created social media and marketing publications to promote business and reach sales goals.
    6. Contacted brides and potential customers to meet sales goals and maintain quality control.
    7. Created social media and marketing publications to promote business and reach sales goals.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Education

Independent Designer Resume

Summary : Responsible for Assisting in rack exchange and/or small lot container replenishment at line side, and also Troubleshoot and making minor machine adjustments. Contact support groups as needed.

Skills : Software: Adobe CC 2014 Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Flash, HTML5, CSS3, Action Script 3.0, Mac and PC operating systems, Garage Band, Microsoft Office, etc.

Description :

    1. Produced artwork including originals, custom design, layouts, and styling.
    2. Able to produce colorways, repeats, plaids, knits, draping, mini-bodies, and other graphic design-work.
    3. Executed and managed tactical issues in support of daily business needs.
    4. Understood/experienced of manufacturing processes in one or more commodities.
    5. Understood and executed One Woodward processes and procedures, and help site to execute them.
    6. Built and maintained effective working relationship with internal and external partners/team (Operations, Engineering, Commodity, CoE, etc.).
    7. Demonstrated flexibility, willingness to change, and disciplined approach to learn and follow new processes, and commitment to drive.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          10+ Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Senior
          Education
          Education
          GED

          Independent Designer Resume

          Summary : As an Independent Designer, responsible for Ensuring the highest productivity level within the work area, and also Performing, coordinating, and staging all necessary items for die & machine changeovers (Paperwork, fixtures, dies, material, etc.).

          Skills : Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Adobe Acrobat, Google Docs, Sales, Teaching.

          Description :

            1. Developed residential and wholesale customer base.
            2. Measured, designed, specified materials, generate prototype and produce items for wholesale textile projects.
            3. Set pricing and margins based on cost of materials and labor.
            4. Generated written quotes and invoices.
            5. Maintained profit/loss ledger.
            6. Managed all aspects of home based business, including marketing, inventory, and customer service.
            7. Consistently achieved and sometimes exceeded sales goals.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          10+ Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Senior
          Education
          Education
          High School Diploma

          Independent Designer Resume

          Headline : Successful, achievement-oriented Administrative Assistant with over 16 years of progressive positions requiring knowledge and execution of a variety of administrative principles. Excited by new challenges and seeking a position where exceptional organizational skills can be put to good use.

          Skills : Certified Agent/ Broker Trainer.

          Description :

            1. Established and managed my own interior design company, worked with clients to develop design solutions that are safe, functional, attractive, and meet the needs of their space.
            2. Consulted with clients in their homes and or space, to get a feel for the client's thoughts, ideas and needs to create and complete their design reality.
            3. Took photos and accurate measurements, to create a floor plan suitable to the client's needs and desires.
            4. Created floor plans for client, and blue prints for contractor using the auto CAD system.
            5. Managed and assisted a team of designers with design basics construct floor plans and how to render schematics for a completed design lay out and harmonious floor plan.
            6. Managed multiple projects/programs that are highly complex in scope and strategic importance, throughout the project/program lifecycle.
            7. Involved with documents the various project management activities captured in project plans to include consolidation and articulation of integrated activities, interfaces, milestones, and deliverables.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          5-7 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          MS

          Independent Designer Resume

          Objective : Accomplished and energetic with a solid history of working with children and families. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include cheerleading, coaching, communicating publicly as well as personally.

          Skills : Teamwork; Problem-solving; Communication; Time management.

          Description :

            1. Calculated purchase subtotals, taxes, and shipping costs for submission to customers.
            2. Wrote and recorded orders for merchandise or enter orders into computers.
            3. Contacted customers to persuade them to purchase merchandise or services.
            4. Ordered or purchased supplies.
            5. Set up and displayed sample merchandise at parties or stands.
            6. Delivered merchandise and collect payment.
            7. Promoted and sold company products through direct sales.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          2-5 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          Early Childhood Development

          Independent Designer Resume

          Summary : Independent Designer recently graduated from Carrington College, with EKG and phlebotomy training. Confident with multi-tasking and organizational skills, I also have good active listening skills and patient quality assurance is one of my priorities.

          Skills : Microsoft Powerpoint, Customer Service, Computer.

          Description :

            1. Solicited customers through phone calls, events, social media and referals to maximize sales of Origami Owl products.
            2. Nurtured relationships with prospects and existing customers and ensured customer satisfaction.
            3. Achieved initial three-month sales goals in first month as a designer.
            4. Encouraged customers to hold Jewelry Bar Parties in-person or on Facebook to maximize sales.
            5. Specialized in branding, web, and illustration for Junior Designer.
            6. Worked Created and managed print and digital through a process of research and exploration to campaigns and projects for University final design to achieve successful turnaround.
            7. Communicated directly with new and existing customers demonstrating and/or explaining features of products.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          10+ Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Senior
          Education
          Education
          GED

          Independent Designer Resume

          Headline : Obtain a position in a challenging Independent Designer utilizing skills as a multi-faceted futuristic product designer of Mechanical/electrical component products and tooling support of a precision nature. Accomplished, seasoned design engineer with a solid background in product design, including trend analysis industrial design ability, layout, and detail product marketing strategies, tooling/fixtures, and special machining involvement.

          Skills : Microsoft Office, Sage, Spanish, Adobe Illustrator, Stocking, Inventory, Customer Service.

          Description :

            1. Answered any questions concerning a product such as price and durability.
            2. Achieved highest fund raising sales in district.
            3. Performed a variety of administrative tasks such as verifying or filling out paperwork, inputting or providing data, maintaining inventory accuracy, etc., and data entry or reporting.
            4. Performed a variety of organizational functions such as counting, weighing packaging etc. to prepare materials for subsequent processes.
            5. Physically transfered material from one process to another.
            6. Followed all safety procedures identified in the stock area in regard to bending, lifting and the operation of all material handling equipment.
            7. Coordinated and prioritized materials and item movements from receiving and product drop off areas, sorts and stores on racks, trays and shelves in a predetermined order, i.e. stocking parts.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            5-7 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            High School Diploma