Assistant Artworker

Recruiter
Spider Recruitment Services
Location
Basildon
Salary
£14000 - £17000/annum Dependent on experience
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Assistant Artworker - Spider Recruitment Services are excited to be supporting a well-established self-adhesive label printing company in their search for an Assistant Artworker. Based in West Horndon near Brentwood, this is exciting opportunity has arisen to work with this successful and growing company who are going from strength to strength.

Working with a close relationship to both the sales and production departments, the Assistant Artworker will be responsible for ensuring that client supplied artwork is suitable for the printing process making changes where necessary. You will also be responsible for ensuring that proofs are approved by customer before the job is submitted to production.

Key responsibilities of the Assistant Artworker are:

- Liaising with customers
- Editing customer supplied artwork to the company`s requirements
- Proofing customer artwork prior to the submission to production
- Confirm delivery dates with customers
- Assisting in the smooth running of the Planning Department

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and attributes:

- Have strong digital art working skills
- Have a relevant qualification in Art or Graphic Design
- Have excellent attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
- Be experienced in using Adobe CS5 Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign
- Be experienced with pre-press

Working in a friendly, outgoing environment, the standard working hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm.

The company is growing rapidly and will be relocating to a new purpose built premises in Canvey Island in the second half of 2018. If you have a professional and responsible approach to work, have the ambition to develop with this forward-looking company and have digital art skills and a relevant qualification the field then our client would like to hear from you. Please apply by forwarding a covering letter and an up to date CV.

This vacancy is being advertised by Spider. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire.

Keywords: Assistant Artworker, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Graduate, Adobe Illustrator, print, pre-press, creative artwork, packaging, creative support

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