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Production Designer

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Jul 02, 2019

Chicago, IL

Freelance

Agent: Melanie S.

Job #: 149424

Job Description

 

A wise woman once said, “The future belongs to those who believe in layouts and mockups.”  Ok, ok, maybe that isn’t exactly how that quote goes but if you’re a Production Designer, Vitamin T is looking for you!  We’re seeking stellar Production Designers who are skilled in the preparation of production ready files and enjoys the design process from start to finished product.  The ideal candidate will have a sharp editing eye and will feel comfortable working with image assets.  

Responsibilities 

  • Generates proofs of artwork, layouts and graphics content for the production process

  • Analyzes pending work for quality, content, color and layout; making revisions and edits 

  • Manages files and assets for organization and ease of access

  • Prepare items for next step of production, including pre-printing, etc.  

Requirements

  • Extensive understanding of the print process including knowledge of all the latest materials available for printing and newest digital printing options

  • Ability to transform the designer’s vision into print-ready deliverables including variable sizes and shapes, custom bleeds, correct die lines, spot colors, etc

  • Ability to execute flawless printed projects and run press checks

  • 2+ years of experience in a production artist role and genuine love of the production side of print

  • Fast and accurate hands-on skills in Adobe Creative Suite 

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