Production Designer with ADA Compliance proficiency

New York, NY
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Posted By:
Amy Izzo

Job Description:


*On-site in New York, NY -- Must be located within a commutable distance to be considered.*

Must be training in Accessibility ADA compliance processes for tagging PDF files.


About the role: 


Our large global banking clent seeks a production designer to join the creative team on a long-term, open-ended assignment (W2, full time hours, full benefits available through Aquent: med/dental/401K/FSA). 

 In this role, you will work with a team of designers, creating and optimizing a variety of customer-facing of print and digital materials. 

You'll receive conceptualized pieces to create and edit, and add  your eye for design as well, to take the work up a notch, make recommendations, etc.

You will also bring strong ADA compliance (for design) capabilities, specifically tagging InDesign and PDF files for ADA.  


Other responsibilities:
• Propose creative solutions available within our templated system
• Ensure each request is completed by utilizing a work plan
• Ensure work is completed within Service Level Agreements
• Execute at the highest level of quality, and efficiency
• Coordinate and communication with stakeholders.

Excellent communication skills, time management skills, and experience with HTML are required.


What you'll need: 

• At least 5 years of design / production experience in a corporate or agency environment

• Strong skills making digital files (InDesign & PDF) ADA compliant

• Portfolio of work 


Technical skills needed:
• Adobe CS

• Adobe Acrobat

• Skilled in creating charts / graphs / data visualizations is a plus


Preferred skills:
• Motion design


Soft Skills:

• Strong time management and organization skills
• Able to establish strong relationships with team members
• Effective / proactive communication skills 
• Work with a high level of attention to detail
• Able to adapt to changing priorities