MIDDLEWEIGHT PACKAGING ARTWORKER / REPRO OPERATOR

Recruiter
Kairos Recruitment Group
Location
Manchester
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

MIDDLEWEIGHT PACKAGING ARTWORKER / REPRO OPERATOR

MANCHESTER BASED

CIRCA £25-35K

Company - A global organisation, established in 2012, with presence in America, Australia, China and Dublin, offering a design to shelf solution in the packaging industry. This agency works with a number of high profile FMCG clients in the retail industry.

Role:

  • Learn to create artwork for the client, following client's brand guidelines or design requirements
  • Ability to create multilingual artwork whilst maintaining consistency
  • Ensure artwork is achievable within print production constraints
  • Prepare accurate packaging artwork from approved designs and briefs
  • Ensure all quality control procedures are adhered to and all relevant documents are completed
  • To ensure that all images and files are complete and ready for printing according to the printers specifications
  • Offering technical advice and ensuring all artwork is achievable within print production constraints

Requirements:

  • Experience of using Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience of creating Technical Packaging Artwork
  • Knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures
  • Knowledge of Esko would be beneficial
  • Experience of the print industry and processes i.e. flexo, litho, gravure
  • Colour management experience
  • Proven experience of artwork creation and manipulation to a high standard
  • Ability to understand and execute instructions
  • Adhere to internal workflows
  • Manage own workload and keep to deadlines

Why should you be interested in working for this company?

  • Excellent starting salary of circa £25-35K (depending on experience)
  • Opportunities to enhance your salary over time
  • Training & personal development programmers
  • Career progression opportunities
  • An opportunity to work with tremendous global brands
  • Offer a rewarding working environment

Interviews are being conducted as soon as possible for this vacancy, so if you are interested please get in touch as soon as possible and register your details with us

Please note; we will not pass on any of your details without prior consent!

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