Advertising Designer - Hatfield - £18k per annum

Smart 10 ltd
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Advertising Designer
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Location: Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Contract: Perm, Full Time

We have a fantastic position available within a professional publishers looking for a Designer to produce exciting, attention-grabbing adverts.

The ideal candidate will be someone looking for a creative position within a fast-paced environment.

The Job

  • Create creative advertising content
  • Utilise client copy and briefs for design
  • Meet brand guidelines (when required)
  • Examine finished artwork PDFs in terms of quality & pre-press criteria
  • Create high-resolution PDFs for press
  • Upload PDF’s to printers’ for pre-press systems
  • Manage artwork folders on shared servers
  • Liaise with advertising production & project management teams
  • Using scripts from supplied data, create A-Z indexes
  • Archive finished artwork when publications are completed

Skills required:

  • Excellent knowledge of design software; Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat, QuarkXPress
  • Good understanding of the litho print process and pre-press
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Interest in typography and font management
  • Good attention to detail
  • Strong written English
  • Previous design experience preferable
  • Degree level or relevant qualification desirable

Good luck with your application, should you be short listed for this position, a member of the Smart10 team will be in touch with you very soon!