To whom it may concern
I recently came across your advertisement for the Graphic Designer position and would like to
submit my CV and application for the advertised post.
After perusing your requirements, I feel that my qualifications and work experience perfectly
I hold a National N6 certificate in Graphic Design and I am currently going through the process
of my National Diploma through College of Cape Town.
I have recently completed 2 courses through Linked In Learning. One for Social Media
Marketing Foundations and Introduction to Web Design and Development. I am currently doing
another 2 courses through Linked In Learning and Udemy. These are Creating a Responsive
Web Design and Digital Marketing for Websites: Basics of SEO and Analytics.
I have a total of 8 years Graphic Design experience, 6 years Graphic Design work experience
and 3 years of Marketing experience. I am well versed in different areas of design and have
successfully designed for print media, social media, Mailchimp and digital media.
My key duties and responsibilities include, among others, the following:
• Meeting clients to discuss the objectives and requirements
• Understanding the clients’ needs and developing suitable concepts
• Estimating the amount of time needed to complete projects
• Designing different types of illustrations and layouts as per brand guidelines
• Produce excellent visual solutions
• Working with different types of media and photography
• Working alone or as part of a team as per the requirements of the project
I have knowledge and skills in the following software: Adobe Creative suite, Corel Draw, Adobe
Acrobat Pro DC, Mailchimp, Asana and Visual Studio Code.
I have good Microsoft skills including Microsoft Word and Microsoft Powerpoint. Good
communication and listening skills are paramount for a Graphic Designer and I excel in both verbal and written communication. I am a team player to the core, but am also at complete ease when working alone.
I hope you will find enough evidence of my capabilities as a Graphic Designer. I can be reached anytime via email at email@example.com or my cell phone, 076 956 9845.
Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to speaking with you about this