Aquent's fortune 500 retail client is in need of a Production Artist!
We are a specialty retailer offering the very best of what’s next in fashion for men, women and children since 1901
WHAT’S IN A NAME? EVERYTHING.
We don't just sell cutting-edge fashion and accessories, we create it. Our talented fashion design team—develops, designs, produces and sources 50-plus private labels. From traditional to trendy, this team is shaping the styles and looks our customer love.
The Production Artist role is responsible for developing production-ready packaging artwork for apparel, housewares, jewelry, accessories, and more!
A day in the life...
Ensure that artwork meets technical and quality standards for our brands and packaging suppliers
Adhere to our graphic standards and apply creative concepts to a wide variety of label and packaging programs
Partner with brand teams and packaging project managers to understand brief requirements and implement art revisions quickly and efficiently
Use your graphic design skills to assist design team with creative projects
Conduct market research for new products and packaging solutions
Assist with presentation materials by creating 3D mock-ups of labels and die lines
Review and approve packaging production samples from suppliers
Assess workload and priorities to make certain all tasks are completed on schedule
Organize files and creative assets per Creative Studio standards
You own this if you have...
A bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
Minimum 5 years experience creating digital, production-ready mechanicals for print
Packaging design experience and a familiarity with retail business
Strong graphic design skills + design portfolio showcasing work
An eye for type, layout and color with excellent attention to detail
Comprehensive knowledge of pre-press and printing processes (CMYK, Flexography, trapping)
Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite with a strong proficiency in Illustrator
An ability to juggle multiple projects and adapt to changing priorities
An ability to meet tight deadlines and do quick turn around on edits/corrections
A positive attitude, and are always eager to learn about and improve processes
*Aquent offers weekly pay, benefits after 30 days of work; & access to free online seminars/classes!