Overall Job Summary
Our team in York are looking for a mid-level Creative Artworker to join the team.
This is an exciting opportunity to show your creative flair adapting existing creative packaging to alternative layouts / formats for leading FMCG brands.
You'll also be creating high-quality artwork for basic production assignments to incorporate in final layout for assembly.
Working alongside the Creative team this role incorporates branding guidelines (e.g. photography, text, legal requirements, etc.
into artwork layout (e.g. packaging, circulars, etc.) per client’s technical specifications.
Attends any client meetings (e.g. pre-production) with team to gather information on production assignments.
Produces high quality standards in all production client deliverables.
Ensures accurate, consistent, and timely completion of high quality basic to intermediate level artwork, effectively using industry standard software, tools, and print techniques.
Performs assigned tasks within the overall production workflow and assigned budget, according to work order specifications, industry and company Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), company standards, and the client’s Brand guidelines and standards.
Ensures client project team has most current information about the status of the assigned project(s) by logging and maintaining project plan information into the project tracking system.
Additional duties as assigned.
Qualifications / Requirements
Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Arts or related field
Previous graphic arts experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Basic computer software skills within Apple Mac equipment and operating systems, Adobe Design Suite, Acrobat plus QuarkXpress, Agile, etc.
High degree of proficiency MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications
Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients
Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
Ability to work with and influence peers and senior management
Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting
Ability to work overtime as necessary