Packaging Production Artist, Beauty - Manhattan

Starts ASAP after interview
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate DOE
Our client, a high end beauty/ fragrance company, is currently looking for a Packaging Production Artist to join their team full time!

In this role, Packaging Production Artist will translate designs into a variety of print and digital materials. You will be responsible for adjusting and finalizing layouts, then preparing, packaging, and exporting assets for final delivery. Deliverables may include social assets, email graphics, web banners, and landing pages, as well as print and packaging mechanicals and die lines.

Packaging Production Artist will:
- Working on day to day packaging mechanical artwork and print production, promotional material, hand comps, presentation boards etc
- Work on creating packaging mechanicals and prepping files for final production for fragrance packaging such as product boxes, gift sets and holiday sets
- Work on 3D comps, bleed banners, die lines, blow ins, and in store packaging for department stores
- Review and approve layout, font, photo position, and construction of each printed sample and prepare job for the printer
- Set up single page ads as needed
- Take designed renderers and blow them out to spec, including artwork as needed.
- Have an eye for design
- Work with a small team of designers, and two other production artists, but you will be expected to be resourceful and proactive to complete projects as they come in!

You must be an independent worker and a self-starter, willing to go the extra mile.

Packaging Production Artist Requirements:
- 5+ years of packaging production experience
- Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite; Illustartor, In Design & Photoshop
- Fluent in 4-color process, Pantone matching systems, studio color management, color profiles, proofing
- Be EXTREMELY detail orientated when it comes to file management for mechanicals
- Expert ability to create original manufacturing die-lines, iterate, and impose artwork onto die-lines supplied by suppliers
- Experience in the beauty or fragrance space

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

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