Packaging Artworker

Recruiter
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£38-£42k
Posted
30 Sep 2016
Closes
30 Oct 2016
Ref
EM832
Discipline
Creative
Specialism
Production
Business Type
Agency
Contract Type
Permanent

Leading creative agency is looking for a packaging artworker to join their London studio in Covent Garden.

This is a wonderful opportunity for an experienced, detailed orientated packaging artworker who thrives in executing designs into artwork, reviewing proofs and talking to printers.  Whilst the main focus of the role will be on packaging production the role will also include some digital and social media production and light design and layout needs.

Key Requirements:

  • 5+ years production experience, at least 3 years in FMCG packaging.
  • An expert in Adobe Creative Suite; Illustrator, Photoshop, In-design
  • A strong understanding of print processes. Experience with silkscreen, shrink and labels a must.

  • Strong layout skills to extend design concept to finished art.
  • A passion for details: correcting the small type, building accurate files, reviewing printer proofs, color drawdowns etc.

  • Strong organization and time management skills, a deadline super star.

  • A good design eye- while this role is production focused you will need to understand the full process + be able to make the calls when interpreting design work.
  • A positive and clear communicator, voice constructive opinions, develops solutions, manage timelines.
  • A great attitude and positive outlook.