B*****i

Graphic Designer
September 13, 1997

About Candidate

Hi, my name is Brian Nonjiji, a multi-disciplinary creative from
Johannesburg, currently working as a web designer and social
media manager.

I am proficient in graphic design, digital/web design, illustration
and social media management.
I enjoy a good cup of rooibos tea, watching good movies & tv shows,
playing video-games or anything to do with working out.

Location

Education

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BA in Communication (Graphic) Design Feb 2015-Nov 2018
University of Johannesburg

During my three years of studying at the University of Johannesburg I volunteered my design skills at an NGO which focused on using art to help out kids during their therapy sessions. Ive also entered and won various student competitions ranging from packaging design to social cause campaign.

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BA Honours in Design (Communication Design) Feb 2019-Nov 2019
University of Johannesburg

Work & Experience

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Graphic Design Intern 11/12/2018 - 11/23/2018
Ogilvy & Mather

I was an intern for two weeks as part of my module assignment for my degree. I was part of Team Red which handled all of Vodacom’s THL advertising campaigns

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Junior Web Designer 01/13/2020 - 02/26/2021
Turnbuckle Technologies

My role would vary according to the various projects I would get but would mostly be: • UI work such as cleanup on existing designs, compiling analysis of competitors, conceptualizing screens and prototypes. • Social media work such as conceptualization to publishing content for client social media pages, analyzing the analytics of social media campaigns. • Front-end development such as coding simple websites and landing pages as well as specific projects like creating CSS animations to create website pre-loaders for clients.

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Junior Web Designer and Social Media Specialist 03/08/2021 - 11/30/2021
AMA XD Studios

My role at AMA XD was mainly focused on creating and running e-commerce websites for clients and would consist of: •Creating ecomerce websites on the shopify platform for clients. •Creating marketing material such as banners and social media posts/promotions/competitions for client social media pages. •Interacting with customers and creating engagement among customers on various social media pages on Buffer. •Doing graphic design work such as creating packaging, brand identity for some clients.

Awards

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International Packaging Design Student Competition South Africa 2018 2018
Certificate awarded for grooming packaging project