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Production Designer

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Jan 15, 2020

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Permanent

Agent: Mary Beth S.

Job #: 155826

Job Description

SUMMARY

We are looking for a Production Designer who lives and breathes design, thrives in a fast-paced environment, and has a solid understanding of the production/prepress process as well as digital requirements. Your ability to work under pressure to deliver high volumes of accurate work with a strict adherence to brand standards, specs and timelines is central to the role. Be ready to hit the ground running to bring a variety of work to life, from a mix of digital and print production work to partnering with art directors to pull projects through execution.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for production, technical integrity and quality assurance of print, HTML5 animated banner ads, social content and digital design files
  • Monitor art preparation guidelines, and recommend technical and procedural updates as needed
  • Collaborate with art directors, copywriters and developers on projects from start to finish
  • Handle projects in an organized and efficient manner that ensures on-time delivery and facilitates the appropriate level of quality
  • Work independently of art director to push the visual language of layouts
  • Consistently add value by enhancing the visual impact of the project in a manner consistent with art director’s vision and direction
  • Participate in training and learning to build skills, and keep current with digital, social media, banner ads, print and web production software and trends

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3+ years of design and/or production experience in a graphic arts or production environment
  • Speed and accuracy in Adobe CC software:
    • InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator (required)
    • Animate (formerly known as Flash), code editing software like Dreamweaver or Brackets, and Experience Design (desired)
  • Working knowledge of print production and pre-press and digital production requirements

Client Description:

Our client is a leading advertising agency + design firm in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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