Copyright 2016 Chris Bland.

A technical minded Lead Graphic and User Experience Designer with a broad range of skills currently being utilised in a Pan-European company by over 30 countries. Developing User Journeys, Personas, Information Architecture and Wire Frames to assist the correct design and development of products and applications. With an eye for detail and understanding of design limitations across multiple platforms and devices.

Key Skills / Experience

 • Prototyping, information architecture design and user experience designer (Akendi Certified).

 • Create user testing groups internally to create information architecture and site structure.

 • Advise, support, design and apply product and application design.

 • Design, implement and help maintain the brand across 30 countries in all media.

 • Simplify and streamline processes.

 • Communicate the brand and advertising online and offline through various channels.

 • Liaise with customers, internal departments and stake holders on all aspects of design.

 • Create and supply high-volume printed and online products on time and error free.

 • Strong technical knowledge of web and app based programmes.

 • Mentoring and training within a team of designers and production coordinators.

 • Using existing photography knowledge and equipment to maintain media databases.

 • Extensive knowledge in Adobe CC suite of software.

 • Experience in print media and pre-press processes.

 • Involvement in project roles and steering groups with measurable outcome for design.

 APPLICATIONS / Platforms USED

Axure , Adobe CC Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Flash, Muse, Acrobat, Edge Animate), MS Office 365, Both PC and Mac platforms.

AWARDS

 • Winner of Innovation award for 2015 chosen from 850 employees.

 • Winner of monthly achievement award for outstanding work March 2015.

 • Runner up monthly achievement award for outstanding work December 2015.

 

A technical minded Lead Graphic and User Experience Designer with a broad range of skills currently being utilised in a Pan-European company by over 30 countries. Developing User Journeys, Personas, Information Architecture and Wire Frames to assist the correct design and development of products and applications. With an eye for detail and understanding of design limitations across multiple platforms and devices.

Key Skills / Experience

 • User experience designer (Akendi Certified).

 • Create user testing groups internally.

 • Advise, support, and apply group-wide design.

 • Design, implement and help maintain the brand.

 • Simplify and streamline processes.

 • Liaise with customers on all aspects of design.

 • Create and supply high-volume print.

 • Strong technical knowledge.

 • Mentoring and training.

 • Using existing photography knowledge.

 • Extensive knowledge in Adobe CC suite of software.

 • Experience in print media and pre-press processes.

 • Involvement in project roles and steering groups.

 APPLICATIONS / Platforms USED

Axure , Adobe CC Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Flash, Muse, Acrobat, Edge Animate), MS Office 365, Both PC and Mac platforms.

AWARDS

 • Winner of Innovation award for 2015.

 • Winner of monthly achievement award 1.3.15

 • Runner up monthly achievement award 1.12.15