Alex Bambury

based in Bristol, United Kingdom

Communication | Collaboration | Creativity

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Email bamburyalex@gmail.com

Phone +64224351508

I am a motivated, highly creative person, with a positive, dynamic attitude. I am recognised for my open-mindedness, honesty and awesome organisation skills. I have a natural aptitude for communication, and determination to consistently meet high standards.
I am looking for an opportunity to develop my career and immerse myself in the world of animation.

I did my Bachelor's degree in Animation, focussing on Video game concept, story and design, and comic book illustration techniques.


Clients

Sam Johnson - WeVisit
Staci McLean - Author, "Soaring out of the Darkness"

Experience

Auckland Guitar School

Student Coordinator

Howick & Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand · August 2016 – Present

I am proud to have played an integral part in the growth of Auckland Guitar School; embracing every challenge with confidence and skill.

• improved the operating practices, systems and marketing resulting in an improved student experience
• increased student enrolment, retention and brand perception by listening to problems and implementing positive, customer-centric solutions
• achieved great results by quickly and confidently implementing changes

Author & Publisher, Staci McLean

Illustrator | Soaring Out Of The Darkness

Auckland, New Zealand · January 2018 – March 2018

Front cover and internal illustrations using traditional mediums. I brought the Author’s story to life through emotional, visual elements that accurately portray the rollercoaster journey of her characters' battle with addiction. I utilised my strong consulting and communication skills to make the process professional and cost-effective for the client; building confidence and trust.

Pegasus Arms Bar & Restaurant

Duty Manager/Restaurant Manager

Christchurch, New Zealand · January 2017 – December 2017

This was my most recent role in the Hospitality industry.

My down-to-earth and friendly personality has been recognised throughout my 6 years in hospitality, enabling me to grow in the industry. As a reliable and dedicated person, I have been recommended as a highly skilled and cool-headed leader, that thrives in high-pressure situations. I have successfully inspired collaboration and positivity within my teams, implementing training methods and maximising productivity and outcomes for businesses.

I have held my Licence Controller Qualification (LCQ) and Managers Certificate since 2014.

The Mind Lab by Unitec

Freelance Video Editor

Auckland, New Zealand · July 2018 – Present

I work remotely for The Mind Lab, collaborating with the creative team to meet deadlines and focus on high-quality outcomes for the business. In this role, my communication skills have lead to efficient teamwork, using technology to coordinate projects remotely and achieve consistent, high standards.

WeVisit

Illustration Commission

Christchurch, New Zealand · March 2017 – April 2017

Illustrations to be used in presentation pitch of start-up company, WeVisit. My illustrations explained their vision, ideas and story to their audience.

POAC, East Health Trust

Office Assistant

Auckland, New Zealand · September 2016 – December 2016

Part-time office assistant at a private health organisation. My role included filing invoices, updating records and ensuring the POAC team were supported as necessary.

Education

Animation College

Bachelor of Animation

Auckland, New Zealand ·

Exploration into comic book cartooning, video games and video game art & development

Animation College

Diploma in Applied Animation

Auckland, New Zealand ·

Traditional 2D animation using an animation drawing board. Original techniques used by the masters of traditional animation.

Animation College

Diploma in Digital Media

Auckland, New Zealand ·

Digital media and digital animation techniques.