Simon Harris

http://www.saiharris.com

07739 924606

35 Whitley Gardens
Timperley
Cheshire
WA15 6XH

Objective

Seeking a position as a Graphic or Web Designer. Please see my Portfolio for more information

Work experience

NetSixtySix - http://www.netsixtysix.co.uk/ December 2015 — Present

Head of Web Design & Development
  • Team Management
  • Team Planning
  • Business Structure Implementation
  • SEO
  • Client Meetings
  • Project Planning
  • Mobile Responsiveness
  • Wordpress Theme Development
  • Professional Photography + Video editing
  • Mentoring + Teaching
  • Marketing
  • Server Management

Autotrader Digital - http://www.autotrader.co.uk/ December 2005 — Present

Web Designer
  • Building user friendly websites to customer specifications
  • Keeping up with company role changes and learning new web techniques
  • Mobile technology and interfaces
  • Staff help & training
  • Assisting other departments in need of help
  • Corporate Identity & company branding
  • Demonstrating to the public what we do on a daily basis
  • 10+ years commercial experience

Batbuilder - http://bat-builder.com/ September 2014— Present

Director, Author, Designer, Coder, Developer, Designer
  • Created an online army builder for the public
  • Creating gaming aids and plugs through YouTube and Social Media
  • Video Editing and Sound Editing
  • Dealing with the public on a daily basis to maintain relations
  • Learning the importance of advertising and Social Media trends
  • Learnt jQuery for the most part
  • Manage a small team of volunteers learning the value of leading a team
  • Backing from Detective Comics and Knight Models to endorse their product
  • Planning present and future objectives
  • This is an ongoing project

Flashback Generations - http://flashbackgenerations.co.uk/ November 2013 - Present

Director, Author, Designer, Coder, Developer, Designer
  • Learning modern web building techniques
  • This is mostly a review site that has yet to get a lot of content written and added
  • Video Editing and Sound Editing
  • Dealing with the public
  • Manage a small team of volunteers learning the value of leading a team
  • This is an ongoing project

Sofia Bury - http://www.sofiaburyart.com/ January 2008 —March 2014

Web Designer
  • Created template offering a number of choices
  • Graphic work making sure her images are high quality, low size
  • Website bi-monthly updates
  • Tested on several platforms working well
  • Hosting and domain name initial set up .

Print Depot -http://www.printdepot.ie/ January 2007 — April 2007

Web Designer
  • Set up the initial design plan for Print Depot explaining in detail the sales potential of the web
  • Graphic work making sure her images are high quality, low size
  • Hosting and domain name initial set up .

Spyike.org - http://spyike.org/ - (Shut down) November 2010 — January 2011

Developer
  • Understanding PHP/MYSQL systems
  • Customised all forum image objects
  • Liaise with a foreign developer team

Brother’s Gr|M gaming clan - www.grimireland.com/ (clan ceased) June 2005 — March 2007

Web Administrator
  • Created templates
  • Graphic/Art work
  • Updates
  • Hosting and domain name initial set up

Wicklow Sailing Club - www.wicklowsailingclub.com March 2004 — August 2004

Web Developer/Designer
  • Updating details for round Ireland race on an hourly basis
  • Creating a new BMW round Ireland section
  • Creating a new gallery
  • Learning new java scripts
  • Adapting to an already set-up website
  • Implementing logo and advertising design as well as using untested satellite technology

Mobile Phone Repair Company - http://www.mprc.ie/ Sepember 2000 — April 2001

Office administration
  • Daily tasks to make sure customer phones were sent off for repair
  • Data entry, hitting targets and making sure all phones were accounted for
  • Dealing with customers and clients on a regular basis

Education

Primary Education

 
St. Francis NS Newcastle

September 1984 — September 1992

   

Secondary Education

 
East Glendalough Wicklow

September 1992 — September 1999

   

Third Level

 
Senior College DunLaoghaire

September 1999 — September 2000

Temple Bar Music Centre

September 2001 — September 2002

Bray Institute further Education

September 2002 — September 2004

West Wales school of the Arts

September 2004 — September 2005


Qualifications

  • Hons Degree in Computer arts
  • Higher National Diploma in Multimedia
  • Certificate in Sound engineering
  • Certificate in Web & Design
  • Several small day business knowledge booster courses
  • Leaving Certificate - 300 points - pass in all honours subjects
  • Full UK Car and A Class Motorbike license


Interests

Computers (gaming and graphic design)
Music (creating tracks, live drums, guitar and bass)
Sports (Football and Squash)
Art appreciation - Painting models - Converting models

References

References available upon request.