Job purpose

The Production Artist will produce copy layouts for visual communications media, determine size and arrangement of graphics and copy, and prepare art for print production.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Build organized, accurate production files following comprehensive brand guidelines.
  • Review final layouts and implement improvements as needed.
  • Leverage expertise with labeling procedures, requirements, and quality system to ensure all deliverables are fully compliant and free of errors.
  • Key information into computer equipment to create layouts for supervisor.
  • Organize and maintain archive of graphic elements and work products.
  • Prepare production-ready files for printer.
  • Use computer software to generate new images.
  • Maintain strong working relationships with our outside vendors, i.e. printers, other agencies.
  • Maintain working knowledge of all areas of production, and order entry, as it pertains to art and production.
  • Successfully manage a large volume of revisions to an asset with minimal oversight
  • Final file print preparation
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design or related field preferred. Experience in lieu of professional training will be considered.
  • Thorough working knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop.
  • Knowledge of print production processes.
  • Detail-oriented, deadline-driven self-starter with exceptional project management skills who can juggle multiple projects and collaborate across teams.
  • Takes direction well and understands how to be creative within established guidelines.
  • Ability to keep up and be proactive in a fast paced environment.
  • A demonstrated focus on execution – on time and on budget.
  • Ability to create great working relationships with all levels within the company and across multiple disciplines

 

BG Products, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.