Finished Artist – Melbourne (Freelance)

The Role
We are looking to engage with Finished Artists who can supplement our existing full-time Finished Artist on a freelance, ‘needs-based’ arrangement in our Melbourne creative studio. The ability to be flexible with availability – in particular to be able to be called in ‘last minute’ from time to time – would be beneficial. As would experience on Property clients.

The Finished Artists at Traffic works closely with the Account Management, Creative and Digital teams in achieving project goals. The Finished Artist’s ultimate accountability is to ensure production elements for projects help exceed client expectations and meet business goals.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

  • Ensure that all projects are delivered within agreed timeframes, meet profitability levels and creative standards.
  • Develop an understanding of client needs so that allocated projects can be optimally developed and outcomes achieved.
  • Liaise between Account Management, Creative and Digital teams in the creation of finished artwork.
  • Ensure that Traffic procedures are followed and maintained so workflow efficiency is optimised within the creative studio.
  • Strong proficiency in latest Adobe Creative Suite CC (InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop)
  • Strong commitment to quality with a high level of accuracy
  • Must be a team player with good communication skills
  • Constant ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple projects
  • Work across large format graphics, print collateral, display suites, press advertising, POS.
  • Retouching skills are an advantage
  • Web knowledge beneficial but not essential

We will provide a suitable day-rate for the right candidate(s), and ensure that we have you top of mind for when we need some expert assistance in the studio.

Send your details to jobs@traffic.com.au and we’ll be in touch.