Curriculum Vitae

Details

NAMES: Riaan Willem
SURNAME: Wilmans
ID: 8310175082085
RESIDENTIAL: 253 St Patricks Rd, Muckleneuk, Pretoria, South Africa
CONTACT: +27 71 567 8979, info@riaanwilmans.co.za
LANGUAGES:  Afrikaans and English

Education (latest first)

QUALIFICATION: Baccalaureus Technologiae: Multimedia, 2012
COURSE:  Multimedia Arts-based
SUBJECTS: Multimedia Technology
Multimedia Design
Visualization Techniques
Professional Practice
Contextual Studies
SOFTWARE: Adobe After Effects
Adobe Bridge
Adobe Dreamweaver
Adobe Flash
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Premiere Pro
REFERENCE: Herman Botes
012 382 6145

QUALIFICATION: International computer driving license (ICDL), 2004
COURSE: Basic concepts of IT
SUBJECTS: Using the computer and managing files
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Access
Microsoft PowerPoint
Information and communication

QUALIFICATION: CAD Draughting, 2003
COURSE: Building draughting
SUBJECTS: Computer-aided draughting
General draughting
Mechanical draughting
Drawing office orientation
Structural steel detailing

QUALIFICATION: N4, 2002
COURSE: Mechanical draughting N4

HIGHEST GRADE: Matric, 2001

Work experience (latest first)

CURRENT: Riaan Wilmans Art & Design
INDUSTRIES: Publishing, Advertising
PERIOD: June 2015 to the current date
POSITION: GRAPHIC and WEB DESIGNER
DUTIES: Freelance design
CLIENTS: Full-time clients include Boydell & Brewer in the United Kingdom, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) in South Africa, MOKA Brand design in the United States, Penguin Random House in South Africa, and Real African Publishers in South Africa
REFERENCES: Can be provided on request

PREVIOUS: Pearson Institute of Higher Education
TYPE OF INDUSTRY: Higher Education
PERIOD: Mar 2017–May 2017
POSITION: GRAPHIC DESIGN LECTURER
DUTIES: Teaching 6 Graphic design subjects
REFERENCE: Felix van Schalkwyk
felixvs@mgi.ac.za, 072 252 2970

PREVIOUS: Etiket Brand Design
TYPE OF INDUSTRY: Advertising
PERIOD: Sept 2016–Jan 2017
POSITION: GRAPHIC DESIGNER
DUTIES: Creative conceptualization, illustration, digital painting, graphic design, layout, typography, logo design, desktop publishing, IT assistance, presentation design, emailer design, banner design, billboard design and poster design
REFERENCE: Rikus Spies
rikus@etiket.co.za, 012 345 4062

PREVIOUS: Insite Landscape Architects
TYPE OF INDUSTRY: Landscape Architecture
PERIOD: Aug 2012–June 2015
POSITION: GRAPHIC DESIGNER
DUTIES: Conceptual sketches of landscape designs, rendering 3D perspectives of landscape designs using Sketchup, Lumion & Photoshop, InDesign presentations of the landscape designs, updating company WordPress website and print portfolios, and designing print-ready magazine advertisements
REFERENCE: Theo Bredell
theo@insitegroup.co.za, 072 237 7199

PREVIOUS: Deon van Zyl Consultants
TYPE OF INDUSTRY: Town planning
PERIOD: Jan 2008–Oct 2008
POSITION: CAD DRAUGHTSMAN
DUTIES: Compiling and issuing of Map 3’s, compiling and issuing of Locality plans, compiling and issuing of Terrain plans
REFERENCE: Deon van Zyl
011 396 1335.

PREVIOUS: Latter Rain Mission International
TYPE OF INDUSTRY: Evangelical
PERIOD: May 2005–Dec 2007
POSITION: LITHO PRINT OPERATOR
DUTIES: Setting up the Shinohara printer with CMYK plates and inks, assisting the machine during the printing process, evaluating the printed material, and binding the printed material in book format
REFERENCE: Marcus Walters
011 967 1022

PREVIOUS: Riaan Wilmans Fine Art
TYPE OF INDUSTRY: Visual Arts
PERIOD: Jan 2005–April 2005
POSITION: ARTISAN
DUTIES: Small business management

PREVIOUS: Evapco South Africa
INDUSTRY: Manufacturing of evaporative cooling equipment
PERIOD: Sep 2003–Dec 2004
POSITION: CAD DRAUGHTSMAN
DUTIES: Draughting and editing of mechanical parts, programming of CNC punching machine, and updating the database with new mechanical parts
REFERENCE: Rutledge Boyes
011 392 6630/1/2/3/4/5