Artworker / Digital Packaging Artworker / Designer

Bluetownonline Ltd
09 Oct 2017
17 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Job Title: Artworker (Digital Packaging)Location: Tamworth, B78Salary: CompetitiveJob Type: Full Time, PermanentDepartment: OperationsReports To: Team LeaderJob Role:Imagine yourself at the heart of a dynamic, inspiring and future-focused team, helping to build the reputation of household-name brands around the world. Imagine seeing a product picked off a shelf, with the knowledge that you were part of that motivation. That's what our client do. They are a global collective of companies that enables brands to Own The Moment???, when a customer's interest can be converted into action.Accurately create artwork for client, 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.Key ResponsibilitiesEnsure that all work is completed to client guidelines and to the standards outlined in the process and proceduresEnsure artwork interpretation is achievable within print production constraintsPrepare accurate artworks from approved design and briefEnsure client guidelines are followedRoll-out artwork across complicated multilingual packs from translation documentsDevelop and update master artworks and guideline documentationAbility to mentor new & junior staff, provide training to less experienced team membersResponsibility 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 planTo understand the importance of using systems and to record image retouching progress on jobsProviding colour proofs for client sign offTo ensure that all images produced and proofed are correct and reviewed in accordance to the quality proceduresTo ensure all quality control procedures are adhered to and all relevant documents are completedSkills and AbilitiesMust be proficient in Adobe IllustratorDemonstrated ability to plan production to meet timelinesExcellent, proven interpersonal, verbal and written communication skillsDemonstrated ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced office settingDemonstrated ability to share skills and knowledge with othersProven experience of artwork creation and manipulation to a high standardEffective problem-solving and mediation skillsAbility to understand and execute creative direction and instructionsExcellent communication skills required for daily interaction with account management / traffic teamMust be detail orientatedAdvantageousStrong knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro proceduresA keen eye for colour and colour matching skillsYou will have solid experience of working within a prepress environmentExperience of the print industry and processesBenefits08:00 - 16:30 (Mon-Fri) - 30 minutes for lunchPrivate Pension, matching between 1% - 5%Private Healthcare (currently Aviva) - tax applicable due to benefit in kindLife Assurance (x3 annual salary pay out)25 days holiday (plus 8 statutory bank holidays)Please click the APPLY now button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.Candidates with the relevant titles of; Artworker, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Pre-Press Operative, Prepress Operator, Pre-Press Assistant, Reprographic Coordinator, Reprographic Print Officer, Marketing Assistant, Print Marketing, Marketing Officer, Creative and Designer will also be considered for this role.