Visual Communication Manager
Motion Avenue Balkans
Responsible for leading the creative process of making the communication carriers for the company. Mar- keting budgeting and media buying. Organizing charity and participating in different sports and cultural events. Negotiating cooperation with external partners. Working closely with the Sales Manager to coordi- nate and align company's activity and presence on the market. Achieved the increase in sales, a couple of very successful events were the brand awareness was raised. Gained valuable knowledge in working with international clients and colleagues.
Serbian union of applied artists
ULUPUDS Responsible for being a board member for accepting the new members and organizing and participating in exhibitions and fairs as well as design events, affirmation of the new artists, protecting the values of the institution. Achieved several highly successful exhibitions and fairs, a couple of events and gaining 3 annual best de- sign awards, as well as coaching new artists in developing their talents and potentials.
Country Graphic Communication Leader IKEA AG
Responsible for leading the graphic team in Swiss IKEA stores. Strategically and tactically combining the national and global communication directions and guidelines, adapting them to the local market. Developing the multichannel direction and closely working with the Marketing and Sales teams. Primary focus on the commercial activities, creative approach, layouts and plans how to execute the national directions and initia- tives in the highly competitive Swiss market. Achieving the successful creation and implementation of the Commercial activities plan for 2017. Working on improving the team competences and strengthening the IKEA brand perception on the market via enforcing and supporting the country Management. Working with international colleagues and management.
Responsible for full creative service for international brands like VISA, British American Tobacco, Durex, Telenor, P&G and many locally established brands. Working on creating all sorts of different promo materi- als, commercial activities and marketing campaigns. Working with Creative directors and Copy Writers as a key member of the team. Delegating and leading other designers towards the implementation. Creating presentations and conducting pitches for new clients. Maintaining close relationship with client representa- tives in order to produce the most efficient solution. Procuring external partners, steering and supervising their part of the work. Achieved many successful campaign executions. Advancing to getting brand - British American Tobacco to run independently, working with their global HQ on proper implementation and localization of their visual standards on our market. Further expanding of the professional network within marketing environment. Learning to work effectively under pressure, with short deadlines and in stressful situations linked to a fast paced tempo of a big marketing agency.