These job descriptions are examples. Looking for work?

Find JobsFind Jobs

Print Production Artist

0 people like this description

Position Title: Print Production Artist
Start Date: 3/13/2017
End Date: 7/31/2017 (possibility of extension)
Pay Rate: $25/HR

**Our Fortune 500 fashion client is looking for a Production Artist to join their Creative Services team for a 5 month long project in San Francisco**


The Print Production Artist sits within the Creative Services Team, which is part of the larger Marketing team. The department is responsible for implementation of global window & in-store campaigns, direct mail, advertising, packaging and store support related needs. The Print Production Artist manages 1 production artist freelancer and is managed by the Senior Manager, Creative Services.

Production:
• Following the creative process, PPA manages global print production once design files are handed over to production team and builds mechanical files and releases and uploads files to printer
• Projects include packaging, templatized signage programs, permanent signage, coupon updates and seasonal window & in-store programs
• Troubleshoots artwork files and color imagery prior to release
• Attends and actively participates in all departmental status meetings and touch base meetings
• Keeps manager updated on project status, initiatives and key issues
• Able to retouch images when using an outside vendor is not an option
• Manages Plotter printer: maintains inventory of paper and ink supplies and runs weekly
• Acts as liaison with IT department for all Creative Department technical issues, including plotter
• Manages contract Print Production Artist Freelancer

Asset Management:
• Manage all Evergreen & Seasonal images within Box
• Communication contact for image assets with Global Partners & Online Team
• Owns managing server and Box
• Owns managing and archiving released files
• Ensures and maintains process to keep structure and naming convention of files on server

Qualifications:
• BA/BS degree in print production or related field or equivalent work experience at agency or design firm/in-house creative department required
• Minimum 5 years pre-press and print production experience in print production
• Must have strong organizational and planning skills with the ability to work under tight deadlines and to effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously
• Must maintain a high level of accuracy in a fast-paced environment
• Must have great attention to detail with excellent verbal and written communication skills both vendor facing as well as internal BPs
• Must have expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, Microsoft Office and Mac platform
• Global mindset required
• Experience with Filemaker a plus
• Retail experience a plus
• Experience managing others


(6668106)

These job descriptions are examples. Looking for work?

Find JobsFind Jobs