Quad, an integrated marketing agency serving multinational B2C and B2B clients, seeks an experienced, versatile freelance Production Artist/Graphic Designer to be a part of our onsite creative team for a leading national retail client. The right candidate will have a strong background in print design (catalogs, retail inserts, direct mail and signage), and a thorough knowledge of the production process. Attention to detail and communication skills are a must.Â
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Review and implement soft proofing changes to ensure client requests, direction and designs are reflected in the ads. Read and follow internal markup and customer instructions
Build pages and version specific ads using submitted client gridsÂ
Responsible for applying copy, pricing, product images, legal copy, disclaimers and expiration dates
Collaborate with Lead Production Artist, Project Managers and client Creative Director and Designers when necessary
Work on multiple projects and meet tight deadlines
Minimum of 2 yearsâ€™ experience designing and producing for catalogs and direct mail
Degree in Design or related field preferredÂ
Knowledge of creating and working with templates and style sheets; including page formatting of copy, placing photos and artwork; producing multiple versions
Proficiency in Adobe CS
Portfolio samples requiredÂ
We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.Â
Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Companyâ€™s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.
Drug Free Workplace
Quad/Graphics is a leading print and marketing services provider focused on helping brand owners market their products, services and content more efficiently and effectively across media channels. The company has approximately 22,500 full-time employees across North America, South America and Europe with 161 facilities locations in 17 countries. With a consultative approach, worldwide capabilities, leading-edge technology and single-source simplicity, Quad/Graphics creates value for its clients be helping them perform better in today's rapidly changing world through the integration of print products with complementary services to improve efficiencies, reduce costs, create engagement, lift response and increase revenue.