Azizah binti Abdullah
Email : email@example.com
Birthdate : 20 May 1962
Gender : Female
Marital Status : Single
Nationality : Malaysia
Current Location : Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
Since 2012, I have been a full-time freelancer article writer for both English and Malay for an online news portal. Apart from that, I was also given the task to translate and edit articles.
I was fortunate to work with terrific clients, from the Prime Minister's Office, the Malaysia Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD), The Federal Land Development Authority (FELDA), political campaigns for Barisan Nasional affiliates and product campaigns for Mc Donald's Malaysia.
Before this most recent freelance phase, I was a self-starting professional with more than fifteen (15) years of experience in graphic design and art direction for corporate and product identity, packaging, print collateral, advertising, annual reports and multimedia. Special emphasis on conceptual design and communication goals plus high attention to details.
1. Full-time Free Lance Writer
Started in March 2012
Involved in journal publishing, background research, proofreading, editing, photography and graphic designing.
2. Mantra Design, Melaka, Malaysia
Design Director (Self Employed/FreeLance)
Started in June 2006
Branding consultation for Herbal and Wealth Products for Melaka Biotek and its subsidiary companies. Responsible from creating brand identity, R&D product lines ensuring brand development proceed efficiently and reflect targets. Create and direct marketing collaterals including art direction on photography sessions for direct mail marketing pieces.
3. RDA-Harris Design Group, Kuala Lumpur
Art Director / Head of Department
February 2002 – May 2006
Oversees multidisciplinay creative projects ranging from architectural presentations, product design and magazine publishing. Leads for the overall quality of work produced by the graphic department on budget and on time. Formulate design concepts and presentation approaches and directs the creative team in the advertising production and marketing collateral.
4. Salz-Terachi Communications, Selangor
Art Director (Partner)
1995 – December 2001
At Salz-Terachi, we maintain full-service client relationship. The projects range from design print materials, organizing events and campaigns. 3
5. PENIAGAWATI (Malaysian Associaton of Bumiputra Women Entreprenuers) Executive Secretary
1992 – December 1994
PENIAGAWATI is an NGO of Malaysia for Bumiputra Women Entreprenuers and affiliated to FCEM, an international association for Women Entrepreneurs based in France with 34 member countries throughout the world namely USA, Canada, France, Netherland and Australia. Responsible to assist the President and its Committee Members for International portfolio and correspondence affairs. Performed highly duties as secretariat to assist the Organizing Chairman and liaise with the FCEM President and member countries in its promotions, event programmes and sponsorships local and overseas. Organized frequent business talks and forums amongst members and government agencies, corporate organizations and figures, and other Associations.
Excellent skills in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator MS Office (with advanced PowerPoint presentation skills).
Strong troubleshooting skills, familiar with cross-browser and cross-platform issues, comfortable with PC and Macintosh platforms.
- CREATIVE AND RESOURCEFUL
- LEADERSHIP CHARISMA
- STRONG ORGANIZATIONAL ABILITIES, INCLUDING TIME AND RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
- SOLID CLIENT RELATIONS
- EXPERIENCE WITH FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT ALONG WITH P&L ACCOUNTABILITIES
- EXCELLENT SKILLS IN COMMUNICATION AND COLLABORATION
- EFFICIENT TIME MANAGER
Bahasa Melayu and English - Fluent in Writing and Communication