Artworker / Graphic Designer

Location
Northampton
Salary
£20,000 - £25,000 per annum
Posted
10 Apr 2018
Closes
10 May 2018
Contract Type
Graduate, Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The role is particularly diverse, and will allow candidates to undertake creative artworking and pre-press responsibilities - focussed on work such as brochures, leaflets business cards, posters, point of sale work etc. 

Initially the successful candidate will be taken on on a part - time basis (20 hours a week roughly) and will become permanent in a few months. 

The candidate must have experience in graphic design / creative artworking within digital print, and be fully conversant in the Adobe C.S. and have excellent proofing / reprographic skills. 

Responsibilities

  • Creating designs from customer briefs for an array of printed marketing collateral for the local business community, from small start-ups to larger corporate clients and the public sector
  • Responsible for checking and correcting supplied artwork files, prior to sending them to print
  • You'll be keen to develop your client handling skills and should aspire to become Design Studio

About You

  • You'll already have a passion for creative design with a strong working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite packages: InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop.
  • You'll be a good listener, able to compose on-brand artwork from a client brief
  • You will have a high level of accuracy in the preparing of print ready files for a variety of print production processes
  • Excellent knowledge of print production processes
  • Fully conversant in the Adobe CS