Sr. Graphic Designer – Cleanaway
Committee Member – VGAC

About Me

• Skilled advertising post graduate with expertise in graphic design and visual communication.
• Possessing proven ability to provide value for money and design-oriented solutions from first concepts to finished products to clients including promoting brand and identity as well as communicating rational messages to intended audience in the most creative ways.
• A result driven, keen eyes for details, self-motivated, resourceful individual and well-organized team-player, seeking new responsibilities and challenges irrespective of reward and recognition.
• A designer and a marketer that always puts the idea of design for social good and sustainability at the core of any projects.
• An Australian alumni working in Vietnam who is passionate of sharing living and professional experience of studying in Australia for potential students in order to strengthen the relationship between the two countries.

Favourite Design Quote

If you create something no one hates, no one will love.
You can also read more about my design motto in my other piece of writing here.

Education Achievement

• 2005-2008
High School – Nguyen Thi Minh Khai High School – Vietnam
• 2008-2009
Diploma of Design in Visual Media – UTS: Insearch – Australia
• 2009-2010
Certificate IV in Advertising – TAFE NSW – Australia
• 2010-2013
Bachelor of Design in Visual Communication – UTS – Australia

Professional Skills

• Print, Multimedia, Web design – Advertising & Marketing
• Adobe suite including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign,
• Dreamweaver, After Effect, HTML/CSS
• Offices, Windows, Mac OS
• RSA / RCG Certificate – Barista skills

Language Speaking

English / Fluently – Vietnamese / First language

Personal Hobbies

Soccer, photography, computer games & Japanese culture

Work Experience

• January 2010 – current: | Freelance Graphic Designer provides original and fast turn-around design services including branding, promotion and marketing to more than 10 frequent clients in Sydney, Hong Kong and Ho Chi Minh City.

• March 2017 – current: Cleanaway Australia | Senior Graphic Designer
Cleanaway is the Australia leading company in waste management, industrial and environmental services. Cleanaway’s mission is to make a sustainable future possible. It’s not only what the company do today, it’s what the company continually work to improve on.

• October 2016 – current: Truong Hai Multimedia Production | Creative Assistant
Truong Hai Multimedia Production – a member of Vietnam leading automotive group THACO – is an in-house marketing agency specializing in media production, interior solution, product activation and event management.

• April 2012 – December 2015: Fresh Forward Delivery | Logistic Coordinator
Fresh Forward specializes in fresh and dairy product delivery in Sydney area and interstates. Unlike other services, the company has a wide range of vehicle sizes that are catered for both retail and home deliveries.

• September 2011 – February 2012: Sydney Digital Publishing | Intern Graphic Designer
Sydney Digital Publishing is an in-house printing and graphic design agency that works closely with a range of customers within Sydney CBD.

• August 2010 – December 2010: Next Generation Entertainment | Graphic Designer
Next Generation Entertainment is an event agency that is specialized in organizing night club event targeting at young Asian market in Sydney.

• September 2009 – January 2010: Hotel Cremorne | Bar Waiter
Hotel Cremorne is a Sydney based destination pub providing a food and beverage experience unrivalled on the North Shore areas.