Future Recruitment Ltd

Pre-Press Mac Operator / Account Handler - LF and POS

Location
West Midlands
Salary
£19-21K
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
24 Oct 2017
Ref
SC2497
Contact
Clare Devlin
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


£19-21K

This is a fantastic new opportunity for the ideal candidate to join a growing design and large format digital print production company servicing mainly blue-chip end users. The successful candidate will have at least three to four years industry experience conducive to the role and a fantastic communicator both with clients and colleagues. Predominantly this position requires standard hours during Monday to Friday; you occasionally may be required to work overtime during the week and the occasional weekend dependent on current workload.

As Pre-Press Mac Operator/Account Handler, you will:
  • Be excellently skilled and be fully literate in InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and other Mac based software to perform all artworking requirements and conversant standard PC based office software
  • Ensure all artwork adheres to the job detail and brief, colour matches and client brand guidelines
  • Offer creative input into marketing requirements and undertake occasional creative design briefs for clients
  • Work proficiently as an integral part of a busy, friendly production team
  • Ideally be conversant in 3D software for CAD engineering to create FSDUs, CDUs, etc.
  • Upkeep operational systems and software and ideally have a working understanding of networking to act as a liaison between the business and external IT Suppliers
  • Operate small format and large format digital printers to produce a variety of printed matter


Key attributes required:
  • A "never fail" attitude to meeting deadlines
  • Ability to produce and proof print-ready artwork without assistance
  • Excellent interpersonal skills whether dealing with clients, external suppliers or colleagues
  • Experience working on files for a varied range of print production
  • Understanding of corporate brand guidelines and provide artwork within those guidelines
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure
  • A detailed knowledge of small and large format digital printing products and techniques