ysfaye

Senior Executive Designer
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur

About Me

Hi there! I'm Faye, a graphic designer and illustrator with 6+ years of local and international experience. Equipped with digital media and drawing skills from UNSW, Australia and Udemy (MOOC platform), I am able to explore varied areas of design and transform these ideas into innovative solutions.

Personal Details

Nationality
Malaysia
Gender
Female

Language

Preferred Language (Spoken)
Chinese (Cantonese)
English
Malay
Preferred Language (Written)
English
Malay

Current Status

Employed

Working Experience

  • Senior Executive Designer
    KPMG
    Bandar Utama
    Jan 2019 -- Current
    Company Type
    Multinational Corporation
    Industry
    Accounting, Banking & Finance
    Position
    Senior
    Specification
    Art & Creative
    Roles
    Branding Designer
    KPMG is one of the Big Four global accounting firms.

    Managed brand compliance, mobile app, corporate designs (stationery, presentation, packaging, logo, buntings, triannual magazine etc.) and event collateral. Coordinated in-house and external printing processes (e.g. finances, PO), portrait and event photography.

    Achievements:
    1. Commended for innovative brand-compliant designs e.g. CNY 2020 collateral, VIBE (e-magazine) and Annual Dinner Heroes theme.
    2. Streamlined company workflow that led to improved efficiency (Reallocated admin tasks and directly managed engagement information for monthly print charges, cutting through the bottleneck of processes with other parties by 3/4 of the timeline required).
    3. Won the KPMG CNY Lantern Design 2019 contest.
  • Graphic and Web Designer
    UCSI Group
    Malaysia
    May 2016 -- Aug 2018
    Company Type
    Other
    Industry
    Education
    Position
    Senior
    Specification
    Art & Creative
    Roles
    Graphics Designer
    UCSI Group is a conglomerate of Education, Consultancy, Healthcare, Hotels and Travel, Properties and Technology.

    Achievements:
    1. Managed 6 projects simultaneously (prints, coding, social media, gazette and newspaper ads).
    2. Recognised for efficiency, proactivity and attention to detail, preventing copywriting errors and unnecessary costs.
  • Creative Lead
    Studioworkz Productions
    Singapore
    Jul 2014 -- Jan 2016
    Company Type
    SME
    Industry
    Arts & creative design
    Position
    Senior
    Specification
    Art & Creative
    Roles
    Graphics Designer
    Achievements:
    1. Successfully executed more than 6 identity designs e.g. Dezato Dezato, Artisan S'MORES, Browtisan etc. from concept to completion (prints, illustrations, animated ads, brand guides, website design and product photography).
    2. Collaborated in a multidisciplinary team environment for project management with external clients.
  • Creative and Graphic Assistant
    Cancer Council NSW
    Australia
    Dec 2012 -- Apr 2014
    Company Type
    Industry
    Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
    Position
    Intern
    Specification
    Art & Creative
    Roles
    Graphics Designer
    Advertising campaign material, idea generation, event website updates, graphic design, EDM design templates/code, and social media platforms. Mentored new design interns.
  • Freelancer (Graphic Design and Illustrator)
    ysfaye
    Malaysia
    Jan 2010 -- Current
    Company Type
    Other
    Industry
    Arts & creative design
    Position
    Director
    Specification
    Art & Creative
    Roles
    Graphics Designer
    Engaged local and international clients through all stages: proposal, contract, budget, timeline, design and print management (for external printers). Salary is project-based (not monthly).

    CORPORATE CLIENTS (SELECTED):
    • Logo Design – The Write Chemistry, The Aunties’ Confectionery, clients through Upwork
    • Identity and Web Design – Sydney Grand Events, RnD Tax Agents, Let's Go Car Hire, Adcited International
    • Social Media Design and Copy-Editing – Great Big Minds
    • Print and Illustration – L&L Trading, Australian Child Studies Centre, Hope & Heaven Communication
    • Photography Assistant – Silver Rose Photography

Education

  • Other
    Master Degree
    Art/Design/Creative/Multimedia
    Feb 2011 -- Dec 2011
    Major
    3D Modelling and Animation
    University of New South Wales, Australia (Please include international universities in the list)
  • Other
    Bachelor's Degree
    Art/Design/Creative/Multimedia
    Mar 2008 -- Dec 2010
    Major
    Digital Media
    University of New South Wales, Australia (Please include international universities in the list)
Illustrations
2 item(s)
17
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Logo Designs
1 item(s)
50
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UCSI Gazette 14
1 item(s)
13
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SMORES Coffee and Creamery
1 item(s)
95
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0
League of Legends Merchandise Design
1 item(s)
5
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Identity Design
1 item(s)
1
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Available for Hourly (Remote & Onsite)
Available for Hourly (Remote Only)
Occupied / Not Available
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