Our top financial services client in San Francisco is needing the help of a Print Production Designer for a long term (with potential for full time) in the SF bay area. This position is an onsite 40 hour / week contract position.
Production of ready-to-release print (and digital files), with strong attention to detail and adherence to standards.
Make all edits and design changes during rounds of production.
Release clean final mechanicals for print vendors or web deployment.
Maintain design files and assets in meticulous order on the server.
Retouch print/web images when necessary.
Communicate with Art Director, Designers and Project Manager about project questions, timing, and suggestions on processes.
Demonstrates advanced proficiency in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator to create final design files for print and digital collateral.
Must have excellent design eye with ability to independently point out or fix layout issues.
Comfortable working in a collaborative design/production environment, with understanding of Studio’s role and knowing when to raise issues.
Strong problem solving skills, both within Adobe programs and working with others to develop production processes suited to individual projects.
Strong grasp of typesetting, advertising design, and complying with brand guidelines.
Working with Aquent
Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
Access to Fidelity 401(k)
Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward Bart passes, etc.)
Direct deposit for your paycheck
Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)
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