**Must have CPG experience**
The Sr Production Artist is responsible for translating design concept layouts into pre-press production ready, digital mechanical art for multiple clients and brands. This position works closely with the Director and the design & account teams to build high quality digital files following existing brand standards and internal workflow protocol. The Sr Technical Designer supports the design team with technical problem solving in the development of design elements and layouts, while ensuring deliverables are completed in an efficient manner – on time and on budget.
Ensures accurate, consistent and timely completion of basic to intermediate level client design deliverables within budget, meeting client expectations, objectives and creative brief specifications. Supports the design team with technical problem solving in the development of design elements and layouts. Meets and ensures high quality standards consistently for all assigned deliverables and makes recommendations to management for improvements in creative design concept, tools, processes and/or assigned tasks. Attends client meetings as necessary. Creates strong and effective internal partnerships and collaborates across the business. Proactively seeks opportunities to increase knowledge, skills and abilities. Supports profitability efforts by focusing on the efficient, accurate and timely completion of the assigned creative design activities. Additional duties as assigned.
Qualifications / Requirements
Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Advertising, Marketing or related field. Advanced degree (MBA, Master’s) preferred 6+ years of previous packaging production art experience Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation, budgeting, project management (from conception to completion), & planning skills. Strong verbal and written communication skills (including analysis, interpretation, & reasoning). Solid understanding and application of mathematical concepts. 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 management. Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting.