Finished Artist – Melbourne

The Role
The Finished Artist will work with the structure and layout of images and text for both printed and online digital media. This can include artwork for magazines, websites, brochures, flyers, books, catalogues, posters, point of sale, digital platforms and eDM’s.

This role requires you to have exceptional attention to detail and the ability to take layouts from finished art often to pre-press and digital-ready states.

The role is all about taking elements from multiple sources, usually from a Graphic Designer or Art Director, laying it out on a page with appealing typefaces and images and with layout techniques.

An impeccable eye for detail will be needed for this role, drawing on a deep understanding of the printing and finishing processes to ensure the artwork will faithfully reproduce the desired creative and brand requirements

Responsibilities

  • Ensure that work exiting the studio meets brand guidelines and is thoroughly checked
  • Administration – archiving and backing up the backup, file management
  • Identify opportunities to improve the quality and efficiency of the work
  • Manage time and quality of execution of multiple projects
  • Take concepts from the design directors and execute them in a manner that aligns to the original design vision
  • Create accurate finished art, with a high level of attention to detail

Skills & Competencies

  • Working to tight deadlines under pressure
  • Must be extremely organised with strong attention to detail
  • Pre-press knowledge of finished art to ensure that outgoing work is print-ready
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Flexible and can-do attitude, with the ability to work independently and in a team
  • Enthusiasm and drive to produce great work and learn new skills
  • Efficient verbal and written communication skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail and possess problem-solving skills.

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