Dexter Grooms Jr

Sr. Graphic Designer

Miami, FL, USA

Work Experience

Florida International University

Sr. Graphic Designer

Lead teams that convene with councils and the departments to determine the scope of projects

Develop numerous marketing programs (logos, brochures, newsletters, banner displays, flyers, infographics, digital media, promotional items, and apparel graphics)

Manage the assessment of graphic materials to ensure the quality and accuracy in the design for the Student Government Association, Fraternity and Sorority Life, Black Student Union, Homecoming Council, Student Programming Council, Center for Leadership and Service and the Women’s Center

Maintained up to 15 projects or tasks at a given time to meet bi-weekly deadlines

Directed billing and accounts with departmental vendors for organizations and councils

Oversee the efficient use of production project budgets ranging from $5,000 - $10,000
January 2016 - Present Florida, United States

Florida International University

Graphic Designer

Advised councils on strategies to reach a particular audience

Developed numerous marketing programs (logos, brochures, newsletters, banner displays, flyers, infographics, digital media, promotional items, and apparel graphics)

Supervised the assessment of graphic materials to ensure the quality and accuracy in the design for the Student Government Association, National Pan-Hellenic Council, Multicultural Greek Council, Black Student Union, Council for Student Organizations, and the Center for Leadership and Service

Oversee the efficient use of production project budgets ranging from $750 - $5,000

Maintained up to 8 projects or tasks at a given time to meet bi-weekly deadlines

Directed billing and accounts with departmental vendors for organizations
July 2014 - January 2016 Florida, United States

Florida International University

Jr. Graphic Designer

Advised organizations on strategies to reach a particular audience

Developed numerous marketing programs (logos, brochures, newsletters, banner displays, flyers, infographics, digital media, promotional items, and apparel graphics)

Supervised the assessment of graphic materials to ensure the quality and accuracy in the design for the Black Student Union, Student Government Association, Haitian Student Organization, National Pan-Hellenic Council, Multicultural Greek Council, Office of Multicultural Programs and Services and the Center for Leadership and Service

Oversee the efficient use of production project budgets ranging from $500 - $2,000

Maintained up to 5 projects or tasks at a given time to meet bi-weekly deadlines
November 2012 - June 2014 Florida, United States

Florida International University

Graphic Design Intern

Developed numerous digital marketing programs for the Homecoming campaign and Council for Student Organizations

Supervised the assessment of graphic materials used on the official website
August 2012 - November 2012 Florida, United States

Education

Florida International University

Bachelor of Art

June 2007 - December 2013 Miami, Florida, United States

Awards

Graphic Design USA

American Inhouse Design Awards

2014

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop,