Packaging Artworker
NORTH EAST

Packaging Artworker

 

To support the design function with the creation of packaging artwork for some of the world’s leading premium brands. You will work as part of a small team at the Newcastle site, but will be part of the larger divisional design resource.

Key Accountabilities

 

  • Create new and amend existing artwork as per customer instructions, in accordance with brand rules and print requirements

 

  • Use Photoshop to produce ‘cut out’s/masks’ and some basic retouching

 

  • Produce mock-ups for customer approvals and presentations – full training provided

 

  • A range of basic office tasks, including general admin and post

 

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

 

  • A good working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop (Artpro an advantage)

  • Working knowledge of prepress (advantage)

  • The ability to follow instructions and standard working practices

  • Good layout and typographical skills

  • Meticulous attention to detail to achieve high quality standards

  • The ability to work to tight deadlines

  • A positive, flexible and approachable attitude

  • Good communication skills

  • A quick learner

  • Experience working in a prepress or agency production dept (preferred)

  • Design qualification (advantage)