Pre-press Operator / Print Coordinator - Reprographics

Expiring today

Location
England,Staffordshire,Tamworth
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
25 September 2017
Closes
23 October 2017
Ref
FPRJ-08
Contact
Daniela Brazza
Job Function
Marketing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Pre-Press (Repro)

Location: Tamworth

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Department: Operations

Reports To: Team Leader

Job Role:

Imagine yourself at the heart of a dynamic, inspiring and future-focused team, helping to build the reputation of household-name brands around the world. Imagine seeing a product picked off a shelf, with the knowledge that you were part of that motivation. That's what our client do. They are a global collective of companies that enables brands to Own The Momentâ„¢, when a customer's interest can be converted into action.

This role is to ensure that all images and files are complete and ready for printing according to the printers specifications.

Key Responsibilities

* Ensure that all work is completed to client guidelines and to the standards outlined in the process and procedures
* Ensure artwork interpretation is achievable within print production constraints
* Amending, checking & pre-flighting artwork
* Ensure client guidelines are followed
* Ensure artwork meets printer specifications and print process
* Flagging up any potential artwork errors and fixing if necessary
* Providing colour proofs for client sign off
* Using Adobe CS packages to perform all art working and prepress requirements
* Ensuring accuracy and consistency of artwork
* Ability to mentor new & junior staff, provide training to less experienced team members

Skills & Abilities

* Extensive experience using Adobe CS packages
* Excellent, proven interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills for daily interaction with account management / traffic team
* Knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures
* Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced office setting
* Demonstrated ability to share skills and knowledge with others
* Ability to work both as part of a team and unsupervised
* Proven experience of artwork creation and manipulation to a high standard
* Ability to understand and execute instructions
* Must be detail-oriented
* To adhere to all internal processes in place for digital workflows
* To adhere to all reporting processes set up within the department
* Effective problem-solving
* Ability to manage own workload and meet customer deliveries
* Ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure

Advantageous

* Strong knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures
* A keen eye for colour and colour matching skills
* You will have solid experience of working within a prepress environment
* Experience of the print industry and processes

Benefits

* 08:00 - 16:30 (Mon-Fri) - 30 minutes for lunch
* Private Pension, matching between 1% - 5%
* Private Healthcare (currently Aviva) - tax applicable due to benefit in kind
* Life Assurance (x3 annual salary pay out)
* 25 days holiday (plus 8 statutory bank holidays)

Please click the APPLY now button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.

Candidates with the relevant titles of; Artworker, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Pre-Press Operative, Prepress Operator, Pre-Press Assistant, Reprographic Coordinator, Reprographic Print Officer, Marketing Assistant, Print Marketing, Marketing Officer, Creative and Designer will also be considered for this role.

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