Leading Media Client is Looking for a Production Designer.
The Production Designer will play a key role in supporting The Design Director and Brand Creative’s print and post-production operations.
The role is collaborative and deadline-focused, requiring detail-oriented, hands-on creation and delivery of assets to a wide range of departments, media outlets, printers, and intermediaries. Responsible for maintaining efficient workflows with project management and the design team, and assisting in the key art production process through tactical implementation and asset delivery.
Must have impeccable attention to detail and a mastery of print / digital production processes
Technical and creative problem solving skills, with a focus on developing and improving workflows and establishing best-practices
Must have strong communication and collaboration skills to effectively work with Designers, Creative Directors, Art Directors, Project Managers, Writer / Producers, and Executives.
Expert knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, and other Adobe Creative Cloud tools
Experience in After Effects, Cinema 4d, as well as HTML & CSS a plus
Expertise in presentations programs such as PowerPoint and Keynote
Experience in all traditional business application software, such as Microsoft Office
Advanced image manipulation and retouching skills, including color management and correction
Extensive knowledge of offset and digital printing processes, technologies, and technical issues in pre-press and production of print-ready assets
Expert knowledge of digital platforms standards, best-practices, and deliverables requirements (Web Advertising, Download-to-Own, and On-Demand & Syndication)
Expert knowledge of various methods of production of non-standard materials such as premiums • The technical expertise to effectively communicate with developers, IT, technical support staff, and outside vendors.
BA or greater in Production Design, Advertising, Publishing or equivalent.
Candidates should have 5+ years of production experience for both print and digital media.
Experience in Broadcast, Advertising Agency or Commercial Production environments preferred.
Experience working with cross-department teams a plus.