Production Artist - WFH/ Domain

Starts Beginning of August 2021
Duration 1 Year
Status Freelance/ possible Full Time
Rate Up to $30/hr, DOE
Exciting opportunity to join an in-house agency!

Our financial services client is looking for a Production Artist with 5+ years of experience to join their team for a 40 hour a week 1 year contract.

This role is currently WFH, but will be ONSITE at the Domain when deemed safe to go back.

The Production Artist will be responsible for the following:

• Building production files based on new files while collaborating with the art director in order to maintain the integrity of their original design.
• Update production files of existing collateral pieces.
• Build new production files based on existing files or templates.
• Build and hand off files that will be programmed into various template-based tools.
• Produce digital, editable and interactive PDFs as requested.
• Accurately make copy and layout edits to files during all reviews, while meeting deadlines.
• Check all files for completeness and ensure adherence to brand standards and production specifications.
• Work closely with the print production manager to help ensure that accurately built files are provided to the print vendor.
• Preflight approved files for final hand off to print production. • Reviewing soft and hard proofs as requested.
• Performing image adjustments such as changing resolution, resizing, cropping, and retouching as necessary.
• Proactively communicate with project team members in order to provide clarification or eliminate and prevent issues that may affect timing and/or the final deliverable.
• Asking for any necessary information and come to kickoffs and other meetings prepared.
• Assisting in organizing, monitoring, archiving, and maintaining files on the server.
• Assisting in creating or maintaining team process documentation.

Production Artist Qualifications:
• Expert level mastery of Adobe InDesign
• Basic to intermediate level mastery of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
• Adobe Acrobat and creating interactive and editable PDFs
• Strong print prepress knowledge
• Basic knowledge of HTML tags

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