Artworker

Recruiter
Shackleton Duke Ltd
Location
Tamworth
Salary
Dependent upon experience
Posted
19 May 2017
Expires
25 Jun 2017
Our client, a globally established packaging design and production agency are currently looking for a Middleweight Artworker to create artwork for an array of large FMCG Retail clients, following client's brand guidelines or design requirements, with the ability to create multilingual artwork whilst maintaining consistency across the complete range and ensure that all images and files are complete and ready for printing according to the printers' specifications. The Role: - Ensure that all work is completed to client guidelines and to the standards outlined in the process and procedures - Ensure artwork interpretation is achievable within print production constraints - Prepare accurate artworks from approved design and brief - Roll-out artwork across complicated multilingual packs from translation documents - Ability to mentor new & junior staffResponsibility for ensuring line and traffic managers are kept informed of the progress of the jobs they are working on, and any impact there is to the production plan - Providing colour proofs for client sign off - To ensure that all images produced and proofed are correct and reviewed in accordance to the quality procedures Candidate Requirements: - Must be proficient in Adobe Illustrator - Demonstrated ability to plan production to meet timelines - Excellent, proven interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills - Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced office setting - Demonstrated ability to share skills and knowledge with others - Proven experience of artwork creation and manipulation to a high standard - Effective problem-solving and mediation skills - Ability to understand and execute creative direction and instructions - Excellent communication skills required for daily interaction with account management / traffic team - Must be detail orientated - Strong knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures - A keen eye for colour and colour matching skills