Graphic Production Artist - Begins 5 / 1 / 17

Downtown Los Angeles
Job Terms:
posted by:
Erikah Miller

Job Description:

Our client in the financial services industry is looking for a Graphic Production Artist for an 18-month contract. ROLE BEGINS 5/1/2017!

Job Description: Graphic Production Artist

-Updates formatting, layout, design and content for print, PDF and presentation materials based on established templates
-May create layout and design for new materials following specified guidelines
-Updates and creates charts, graphs, templates, and exhibits to be used in communications materials, websites, and/or presentations
-May prepare and package files to send to outside printers and vendors
-May prepare presentation and notes files for use in meetings and webcasts
-May perform graphic searches on stock photo websites, stock photo CDs, and internal sources to be used in projects
-Demonstrates a strong working knowledge of the following software: Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 (advanced), Microsoft Excel (intermediate; primarily charting), InDesign (CS 5.5) (advanced), Illustrator (intermediate; charting, infographics, and icons), PhotoShop (intermediate; photo retouching/manipulation).
-Demonstrates strong detail orientation, process orientation, organizational, and multi-tasking skills; ability to effectively manage an unpredictable workload and meet established deadlines
-Demonstrates the ability to work in a team environment; initiative to work and learn independently and proactively contribute to department goals; and ability to lead others while maintaining effective business relationships with associates throughout the organization.
-Demonstrates the ability to learn new applications, as needed
-Demonstrates the ability to be flexible within deadline driven due dates
-Demonstrates the ability to work within established brand guidelines
-Demonstrates a working knowledge of graphic design concepts and ability to apply it to work assignments
-Requires at least 3-5 years of experience working in a creative, corporate environment

Client Description:

Financial Services Industry


-Updated Resume
-Relevant PDF Samples (e.g. charts, tables, graphs, infographics, presentations, white papers, annual reports, heavy content, etc.; Portfolio link NOT sufficient)

-Previous knowledge working in Canadian markets, a plus!