Packaging Artworker

Location: NORTH EAST

Salary:

Job ID: 165648

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)