Creative Circle, LLC Print Production Designer (w asset management) - Freelance, Onsite - 78766 in New York, New York

Description
Position: Print Production Designer (w asset management) - Freelance, Onsite
Location: Manhattan
Starts: Monday or Tuesday 4/16 - 4/17
Duration: 2-6 Weeks, Potential to extend for the right person
Status: Freelance
Rate: DOE

Our client, a well know retail company, is currently seeking a freelance Print Production Designer to help the team with upcoming print projects and asset management.

This opportunity starts as soon as Monday 4/16, onsite and should continue for 2-6 weeks with potential to extend for the right person!

Print Production Designer will:
- Handle a high volume of asset management and tracking for print circular assets (all via email, multiple updates)
- Take notes from retouchers to mark up the layouts and assets as needed
- Update the assets as needed per mark-up notes, styling / layout updates, copy updates etc
- Assist with the assembly of a print circular for a retail campaigns
- Assist with placement of text and graphics in an InDesign document under the direction of the Art Director
- Working with and setting up stylesheets
- Changing fonts and font sizes, adjusting images to fit into designated frames
- locating images on a server, ensuring all are organized and updated with most current revisions
- Additional work could include updating presentations with styling and copy changes

Print Production Designer MUST:
- Have 3 years' experience in print production and design with a strong eye for layout (ideally with retail design or catalog experience)
- Be HIGHLY ORGANIZED and able to handle a high volume of asset revisions and changes
- Be able to work QUICKLY and efficiently, one of the main goals is for the team to speed up their turnaround process
- Be able to take direction and run with it, with a great eye for design and detail
- Have strong communication skills, and able to take direction quickly and efficiently turning around projects sometimes under tight deadlines

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: ny38@jobalert.creativecircle.com