Position Print Designer w Production (Retail, Catalogs) - Onsite, Freelance
Location Manhattan
Starts ASAP after interview
Duration 2-4 weeks, likely to extend ongoing
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a well know retail company, is currently seeking a freelance PRINT DESIGNER with production experience to join the team, onsite for a few weeks, with strong likelihood to extend ongoing!

Print Designer with Production will:
- Work closely with the Creative Director and Design Director to design and layout all print collateral for the brand, focusing primarily on circulars and retail magazines
- Assist with the assembly of multiple print circulars for retail campaigns and seasonal efforts
- Work on placement of text and graphics in an InDesign document under the direction of a more senior designer, the Art Director and the Creative Director
- Be adjusting layout, sometimes lots of images on one page like working a puzzle
- Be working with and setting up stylesheets
- Be changing fonts and font sizes, prices, adjusting images to fit into designated frames

Print Designer w Production MUST:
- Have 3+ years’ experience in print design and production, with a strong eye for layout and retail design/ catalog experience (ideally will have experience with home goods)
- Be able to work QUICKLY and efficiently, one of the main goals is for the team to speed up their turnaround process
- Be able to take direction and run with it, with a great eye for design and detail completing project sometimes under tight deadlines
- Be HIGHLY ORGANIZED and able to handle a high volume of asset revisions and changes
- Be resourceful, intuitive and a team player, eager and willing to contribute to the team's success

This is a great opportunity to join a growing team, working for a well know family brand!

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc191@jobalert.creativecircle.com