Our client, a printing company in Weymouth, is searching for a Pre-press/Production Designer. This Pre-press person will need to be able to keep up with the changing, sometimes demanding pace of the print, design and marketing industry.
Experience in the print industry, specifically in pre-press, is a must
Have experience with plating, color separating and imposing files for proper production
Fluent in graphic applications including Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Quark
Solid knowledge in the Microsoft suite programs: Word, Publisher and Powerpoint
Exceptional time management skills
Strong organizational and follow-through skills
Detail oriented with excellent layout and proofing abilities
Work on multiple projects and be able to perform within tight deadlines
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work calmly and efficiently in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
Create files, or review and adjust provided artwork, for proper output including color correction, adjusting bleeds, imposition, editing files in native applications and proofing files for customer approval.
Impose art files per specifications
Analyzes customer files for possible production concerns
Review files for print quality standards
Understand client needs and use creativity to exceed expectations
Prepare a variety of files for both our offset and digital presses
Create and email print-ready files to vendors for production of digital, offset, large format, screen printing and/or promo products.
Manage the logistics of day-to-day projects and prioritize tasks within the workload