Repro Artworker - Packaging

Job Description

Repro Artworker

Location - Manchester

Salary - DOE

Company: Working for a global packaging and branding agency on some of the major FMCG clients

Role:

  • To ensure that all images and files are complete and ready for printing according to the printer's specifications
  • Offering technical advice and ensuring all artwork is achievable within print production constraints
  • Amending, checking and pre-flighting packaging artwork
  • Ensure all guidelines are followed
  • Checking for any artwork errors
  • Providing colour proofing
  • Using Adobe Creative Suite for artwork and prepress
  • Ability to mentor new and junior staff, providing training wherever necessary

Requirements:

  • Extensive experience of using Adobe Creative Suite
  • Knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures
  • Knowledge of Esko would be beneficial
  • Experience of the print industry and processes i.e. flexo, litho, gravure
  • Proven experience of artwork creation and manipulation to a high standard
  • Ability to work both as part of a team and unsupervised
  • To adhere to all internal processes in place for digital workflows
  • Problem- solving and ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure
  • Hybrid or 3D software knowledge would be an advantage.

TO APPLY please email your full CV details and portfolio to us and we will be in touch. All applications are strictly confidential, and your details will not be shared with any organisation without your express permission and consent.

Key words; artwork / mac operator / packaging / adobe creative suite / branding / brand guidelines / prepress / Esko / Reprographics / Flexographic / freelance / contract / deskpack / packedge/ backstage