To provide support to the EU Creative Hub, working alongside the Creative Head and Senior Artworker in the delivery of art working for final output for both creative projects and production-only briefs.
This is what we need you to do...
Producing accurate final artwork
Produce accurate repro artwork files to the specification and timescales defined.
Working under the supervision of the Senior Artworker, to produce repro artwork for multi-project production - demonstrating the ability to deliver artwork across traditional print/2D formats, through to 3D/large format.
Collect files for output (checking file content, color calibration and repro separations).
Produce certified PDF content for the supply of repro-ready artwork to media and vendors; and support Production Manager in uploading of final artwork to FTP sites.
Contribute to solving technical issues that may occur during a job.
Maintain consistent working style within brand guidelines.
Complete work within the timelines agreed, adhering to the schedules developed for Production.
Contribute to production quality control process
Operate a GMG proofing system, ensuring accurate colour calibration.
Work with the Senior Artworker to ensure rigour in our quality control and maintain constant communication regarding projects.
Take responsibility for mechanicals and signing off files for quality and accuracy of artwork produced.
Work with the Global team to ensure we are being efficient with the production of projects.
Develop technical knowledge
Develop skill base and technical knowledge of system software used on a day-to-day basis.
Attend training courses as required and be committed to ‘on the job’ learning.
Build Dyson product knowledge to obtain full understanding of the range (both floor care and commercial)
Build Dyson brand knowledge to become a guardian of the brand, both in terms of the artwork we supply and files returned for proofing via vendors/media.
Gain knowledge of the Censhare Asset Management system and PDF workflows for sign off on artwork.
Support the EU Creative Hub
Support the Senior Art worker through contributing to seamless service delivery of final creative outputs.
Work closely with Graphic Designer(s) to translate scamps into print-ready files
Support the production team by delivering ‘production only’ artwork to specification.
Contribute to the graphics status report on a weekly basis.
Update and alert team of timing during status meetings.
Help facilitate the routing and sign off of all projects in accordance to the timeline.
Fulfil other duties as required
Relish the opportunities to pick up new activities that fall broadly in the purpose of the role.
Providing cover in the absence of the Senior Art worker
Assist with graphic production including but not limited to, building mock-ups, uploading images to FTP sites and publications, set-up for internal and external events when necessary.
This is what we need you to have...
Degree at 2:1 or above in a design related field or equivalent.
Art working experience.
Pre-press and printing process experience.
MAC OS, MS office and Acrobat proficiency with working knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign
Basic to intermediate skills in Flash and HTML 5
Experience of working on multi-lingual projects preferred.
Good communication skills.
Ability to drive projects from brief through to implementation.
Ability to prioritise in the face of many immediate demands. A problem solver.
Strong organisational and time management skills.
Practical and proactive – always looking for ways to improve.
Attention to detail and accuracy. Vigilant editing skills.
Objective, enthusiastic, committed, flexible.
Team player who is personable, ability to work well with a variety of personality types and skill sets.
Please ensure you submit a supporting statement in addition to your CV Dyson - 11 months ago