This person will be responsible for developing mechanical files accurately and efficiently for print and digital projects, as well as partnering with the creative and agency production teams to create and edit ad layouts this includes manipulating images and ensuring ads are formatted correctly for all media.
The ideal candidate will be a creative problem-solver able to handle multiple projects in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment.
Job Functions :
Work with designers and developers on print and static digital projects and build vendor-ready digital mechanicals.
Build print-ready mechanicals for a wide variety of mediums, i.e. magazines, newspapers, collateral, direct mail, out-of-home and large format units, packaging, and specialty print items.
Conduct pre-flight and technical integrity checks on all files originating from the agency studio, including a final review of file specifications prior to release.
Provide studio support to all agency departments.
Must be able to create and confirm final print-ready files
B2 English level or higher
Degree in Graphic Design with 5+ years experience as a Production Artist in an agency studio.
Advanced / Expert in Adobe Creative Suite in a Mac Environment
Ability to work with precision under rigorous deadlines and extended daily schedules when necessary.
Outstanding level of production skill. Ability to take an approved master creative composition and lay it out into various sizes and formats while keeping the original intent of the approved creative intact.
Strong communication skills for effective coordination with art directors, account managers, production managers, and vendors.