Production Artist

Are concerned with resolutions, color and size accuracies, production values? Do you know the difference between CMYK and RBG, spot color and process, a vector or a raster? Are you a skilled spot checkers, taste testers and quality assurers of graphics design?

If so, then…WE WANT YOU!

Job Summary:

Provides strong typographic and layout skills, strict attention to detail, and outstanding organizational, project management, file-organization and archiving skills on a day-to-day basis to our creative department. Collaborates closely with the Art Director, designers, and account management team to prepare final press-ready files based on supplied specifications for several types of printing. Makes various formats of supplied artwork production-ready and resolve any artwork issues that arise during production. Provides image retouching, clipping paths and additional image manipulation. Creates PDFs and AI for print and client review. Conducts press checks. Prepares images for online and mobile applications. Catalogs and references art for future projects. Follows a development timeline to ensure tasks are being completed on time. Troubleshoots problems as they arise with both the creative team.

Location:

Alison South Marketing Group: 668 Broad Street, Augusta, Georgia, 30901

Position:

Part Time (potential growth: Full Time)

Required:

  • Must work in Augusta, GA
  • Portfolio required (digital or online samples)
  • Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university (preferably in creative, design, advertising or related field)
  • Minimum 7 years of experience working in as a designer
  • Minimum 7 years of experience with Adobe Creative Suite (primarily Illustrator, Photoshop & Indesign for Mac)
  • Must possess great computer skills in 100% Mac environment

Skill Set:

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Highly-organized, with strong attention to detail and time management skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects at one time
  • Very skilled at content design
  • Keen eye for the smallest details
  • Creative self-starter who works well on deadlines in a very fast-paced environment
  • Proven creative design experience
  • Possession of artistic flair, versatility, conceptual/visual ability and originality
  • Excellent writing, language, and communication skills
  • Detail oriented and organized
  • Strong work ethic
  • Self-starter and problem-solver, who can take initiative with little direction
  • High competency level on computer and software skills compatible with job responsibilities
  • Demonstrable graphic design skills with a strong portfolio
  • Ability to interact, communicate and present ideas
  • Up to date with industry leading software and technologies
  • Highly proficient in all design aspects including printing methods and industry terms
  • Professionalism regarding time and deadlines
  • Professional conduct within and outside office while conducting agency business

Additional Info:

Occasional travel between Augusta and Aiken offices required.

Full Time Benefits:

  • Health Insurance
  • Vision, Dental, Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability
  • 401K
  • One Friday off every month
  • The list goes on…

Apply:

Must email resume and portfolio (digital or online samples) to: work@alisonsouthmarketing.com
Please reference: Production Artist

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