Graphic Designer/Production Artist -
This is a long term 18 month freelance position based onside in Dallas, TX, 40 hours/week with a global beauty brand.
Works with an Art Director in a production artist role to design 2-color and 4-color projects. As a production artist will create highly detailed electronic final mechanical files for each marketing deliverable and pre-flight files to ensure quality and adherence to brand standards before being released to vendor. Incumbent works on multiple projects simultaneously. Responsible for working on each project throughout the entire creative process for all Company consumer facing produced publications and various support pieces. Ensures that all creative components are delivered on time and in accordance with all printer specifications.
Has strong knowledge of layout, graphic design, mechanical and printing production to complete projects. Executes all changes and enhancements to the original design. Responsible for finding all photography pick-ups and marking layouts with pick-up instructions. Pre-flights files, performs quality evaluations and makes necessary revisions in order to ensure quality work while maintaining brand standards. Manage all of the production needs in order to ensure the on-time delivery of the final files to the vendor.