Production Artist Job Description

Production Artist Job Description (JD)

  • Liaise with product managers to define design requirements
  • Review graphics, layouts and fonts before products are completed
  • Finalize designs using image editing software
  • Retouch images to improve quality both in print and digital formats
  • Suggest and apply image improvements, like creating gradients and layers
  • Manage prepress process for print files
  • Follow deadlines to ensure timely publications
  • Archive produced images and graphics
  • Follow up with clients to ensure their requirements are met
  • Keep up-to-date with trends in graphic design techniques and software


Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Production Artist, Graphic Designer or similar role
  • Portfolio of completed graphic designs and creative projects
  • Solid knowledge of the printing process and preflighting tools (e.g. Adobe InDesign and QuarkXPress)
  • Hands-on experience with graphic design software and image editing tools (e.g. Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator)
  • Basic knowledge of HTML and web development systems
  • An ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines
  • Creativity skills with attention to detail
  • BSc degree in Visual Arts or relevant field
  • Additional qualification in Graphic Design is a plus