Mac Operator

Recruiter
Location
Surrey and South West London
Salary
Up to £26,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted
24 Nov 2017
Closes
24 Dec 2017
Ref
Mac Operator – PW
Contact
Sam Wedge
Discipline
Pre-Press
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Mac Operator

Production in-house of all elements of the company’s printed material. Ultimately providing “ready-for-press” files and proofs to publishers’ and printers’ specifications.

 

Key tasks:

  • To ensure that the final approved output files and correctly calibrated proofs are supplied for each media page advert, insert, mailer, etc.
  • Creating digital artwork for mailers, media advert pages etc., utilising InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator expertise. Manipulating supplied colour images, incorporating retouching and colour-correcting, applying clipping paths, masks, etc., to match product requirements. Ensuring that all files output correctly and are compatible with relevant printers’/publishers’ specifications.
  • Adapt existing Master media advert pages for required publication size and coupon position changes.
  • Adapt media advertisement pages or mailers to insert format or vice versa.
  • To produce all work to the highest typographic and design standards, maintaining and/or improving supplied brief.
  • To produce work to agreed schedules and deadlines.