Junior Artworker / Mac Operator

Iron Mongery Direct
£18000 - £20000/annum Competitive
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A superb career development opportunity has arisen for an experienced Junior Artworker / Mac Operator to join a fast growing on and offline retailer. Predominantly based in Braintree, Essex, but with some requirement to work from the Basildon office, the successful Junior Artworker / Mac Operator will earn a competitive salary, depending on experience, plus excellent benefits.

The company has over 40 years` experience and is the UK`s largest supplier of specialist ironmongery, supplying architectural ironmongery to builders, joiners and shop fitters. Although this is not predominantly a design role, there will be some design elements, creating posters for internal events and projects, and potentially designing catalogue covers to an agreed commercial style.

Reporting to the catalogue team leader, your main duties will include, but not be limited to:

- Producing catalogue pages using InDesign and our Catalogue Management System (CMS)
- Interpreting supplied scamps
- Laying out to an agreed style

The successful Junior Artworker / MAC Operator will be a team player and an enthusiastic self-starter, with strong initiative and excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills. You must be highly organised and able to manage your own workload across multiple projects, often using trackers and project management tools to ensure you stay on track. In addition, you will possess the following skills and experience:

- Experience in page production using InDesign
- Organised- Extremely well organised, diligent and with high attention to detail in approach to tasks
- Analysis- Ability to proactively look for better ways and processes to streamline the production process
- Responsibility- Ability to take charge of your area, without constant supervision
- Pressure- Ability to work under pressure and cope with frequent interruptions
- Passion- Have a good attention to detail and accuracy

If you are interested in the Junior Artworker / Mac Operator role, based in Braintree, Essex, please submit your CV along with covering letter detailing your suitability for this role.

Additional information: 5 weeks` holiday, free company events throughout the year e.g. summer BBQ, company bonus plan, pension scheme, health plan