Celso Soares | Elance
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Celso Soares

Talented & Experienced Designer
   United Kingdom
  |   London, London


I'm a graphic and web designer with 10+ years experience as both an independent and at creative agencies. Currently I'm freelancing for a wide range of clients in Europe. Prior to that, I worked for several years in London, at digital agency Imano as senior designer and technical lead, having also contracted for other agencies, including R/GA and 25comms.
Service Description
Some of my technical skills include a solid foundation in typography, layout and general design for the web, print and mobile; Master level front end standards coding (HTML, CSS, JS); A deep understanding of your typical design tools (Photoshop, InDesign, etc).

Through the years I've also gained a lot of experience leading teams, developed exceptional communication skills within agency teams and with clients, and have greatly enjoyed mentoring and time-managing junior designers. You can contact me at --
R/GA (contract)
Designer and Front-end Lead
2009 - 2009
On contract basis to work on the Nokia Ovi Store and the launch of Rihanna's Album "Rated R". Had a great time and was commended for going beyond what was asked of me, and always delivering excellent results.
Imano PLC
Senior Designer and Front-end Lead
2007 - 2009
Held the position of Senior Designer and Front-end Lead at Imano, PLC, a digital agency in London. Worked on several projects for Citi Group, Nestle, Air Cathay, Blue Inc, Radley London, as well as internal apps and platforms.
Payment Terms
For new clients I generally require a 50% upfront fee. I have references from previous clients and from agencies where I've worked.
Celso Soares | Elance

Celso Soares