about 1 year ago
Reprographic Art Worker / Mac Operator - Marketing Design & Print
Up to 24,000 per annum
Production based role, primarily handling client supplied files in a Mac environment and sending to a variety of print devices, this is not a creative/design role, although a creative flair and design experience would be an advantage.
Our company prides itself in delivering marketing, design and print solutions for businesses that have the desire to excel in their market, be seen and stand out.
Innovation and working with customers to deliver their brand and message to the market is fundamental to the success of this business and its footprint in the Thames Valley Area. Coupled with an end to end service of marketing, design, print and delivery all provided in - house, we ensure that all customers receive the best attention, service and product at all times.
As a long established business that has recently celebrated its 25 year anniversary we are continuing to grow and are actively looking to expand.
+ Print knowledge including print proofing
+ Previous experience in a print studio environment essential
+ Experience of printing to large format and plotting devices
+ Brand appreciation
+ Appreciation of business controls requirements
Software and Equipment knowledge required:
+ Platesetter and Xerox small format digital
+ A high degree of Mac literacy
+ Strong Adobe Creative Suite knowledge
+ Ensure initial understanding of the artwork requirements and deadline
+ Ensure all artwork data is logged correctly on all systems
+ Complete work as per the brief
+ Ensure accurate knowledge of clients brand requirements
+ Follow agreed file naming convention / version control / file storage
+ Ensure artwork files are set up correctly for print
+ Understand the print process and relevant file set-up requirements
+ Complete flight checks on either PDF or open source files ensuring they are print ready
+ Ensure all project work follows the production process
+ Show overall ownership of the work, demonstrating a positive approach
+ Prioritise work to ensure deadlines are met
+ Raise workload issues with the Production Manager if required
+ Keep the client account manager informed of progress at agreed intervals
+ Ensure deadlines are met and projects delivered to a quality standard and to the client brief
+ Good written and verbal communication skills
+ Ability to work under pressure and meet/exceed timelines
+ Proactive approach
+ Good organisational, planning and execution skills
+ Quality conscious with excellent attention to detail
+ Methodical and logical approach
+ Resourceful and problem solving ability
+ Demonstrate professionalism to clients, colleagues and suppliers
+ Self-motivated yet also be able to work as part of a team
+ Comfortable working in an autonomous environment and managing a hectic schedule
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