Rachel Zurawski


Junior web and graphic designer looking to contribute to a hardworking design team. Excels at organizing design elements, illustration composition, and web layouts. Hopes to gain knowledge and experience to be able to excel in the field of web design, graphic design, and digital illustration.

Job Experience

Freelance Graphic Designer and Digital Painter

September 2014 to Present

Works on commissions creating social media branding, banners, pamphlets, and logos for clients.

CBD Marketing - Chicago, IL
Graphic Design Intern

October 2016 to February 2017

5-month paid internship. Responsible for completing projects for top clients such as Firestone, Whirlpool, and ITW. Trusted with completing priority assignments with deadlines and participated in daily meetings with the Creative team. Responsible for reporting to the Associate Creative Director and Executive Creative Director.

UNIQLO USA
Sales Associate

October 2016 to Present

Provides excellent customer service and helps maintain a clean environment on the sales floor.

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite

Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere.

Microsoft Office

Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher.

Web Design

HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, Wordpress.

Education

Robert Morris University - Chicago, IL

AAS in Graphic Design - April 2016

4-Time Dean's List Recipient - Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Winter 2015

Activities

The One Club - Advertising Campaign Contest - Chicago, IL

Participant - May 2016

Selected to participate in a 4-day creative marking boot camp sponsored by Leo Burnett. Created advertisements for billboards and bus stops.

RMU Junior Varsity League of Legends Team - Chicago, IL

September 2014 - March 2016

Played for RMU's League of Legends Junior Varsity team. Created social media banners and documents used for tracking competitive and ranked games. Represented eSports program through news media and encouraged positive feedback and discussion within the team. Scholarship recipient player.

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Junior Achievement of Chicago - Chicago, IL

Teacher for a Day - May 2015

Taught a class of 8th grade students on job fields, career choices and how social media can affect hiring opportunities.