Avery Dennison Production Artist in Miamisburg, Ohio
Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs more than 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2020 were $7.0 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.
The Production Artist is responsible for the internal control of production art HTL files, specifically those requiring 24-hour turnaround time on production ready artwork. This is a fast paced role including- art retouching, coordination of internal and external production artwork/projects relating to a Retail Brand Owner in line with areed global pricing and deployment strategies and in line with the AGIQ production artwork guidelines. The Production Artist modifiers customer proofs in alignment with AGIQ workflow. If you are a production artist.designer looking for a collaborative culture where ideas turn into actions, this is the place for you.
Ensure the accurate interpretation of the customer art-based requirements (new and existing)
Take ownership of production projects through to completion within agreed timeline and schedule
Support Sales, Pressroom team and Business Development strategies
Development of customer artwork utilizing the internal processes, exploring third party solution provider partnership, customers systems and deployment protocols; Work within the Global Production Art standards and AGIQ SOP standards
On-site support for the customer art developments, prepress team, which entails updating and setting up for print customer artwork following PR global standards
Organize, take ownership for all elements required for development of artwork and associated components, including artwork proofs, samples
Develop and apply a deep understanding of all printing processes and techniques, materials and substrates used within AGIQ
Maintain a constant line of communication and provide relevant information to internal colleagues to drive the and support the process; Keep internal colleagues informed of any changes such as new product developments, retail brand changes, and timelines
Maintain a constant line of communication with the US Production Art Supervisor, Sales regarding current projects and timelines
Customer artwork options created from supplied based art or detailed brief for multiple build-outs or to show multiple options to the Retail Brand Customer.
BA in Graphic Design or related field is strongly preferred • 5+ year of experience in production/pre-press is required
Proficient in Creative Cloud Adobe platform including; Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop is required
Experience producing production art is required. Experience of Heat Transfer, Silkscreen, Vinyl is a plus
Experience in Batching, step and repeat is required • Experience with Esko WebCenter a plus
High degree of visual attention and accuracy skills to read, interpret, and apply art concepts. Such as Pantone color, Custom color match, fonts, label sizes, converting Photoshop files, clipping paths, Compound and Masked conversion, etc
PC proficiency required, including Microsoft Office, Gmail and Internet
Acquire and maintain knowledge of production tolerances (internal and external) and be able to manipulate files to meet
Understanding basic Math. Performing, and applying calculations necessary to complete work and utilize software applications, such as amounts, proportions, percentages, surface area, circumference, quantities, etc. Attention to Detail a must.
Ability to effectively communicate information and respond to questions from co-workers and management, as well as from sales or customers as needed
Skills in effective planning and organization of work. Management of time to complete work according to tight schedules
Interacting with customers during design and production discussions when needed
Ability to multi-task and prioritize while working within deadlines
Excellent communication skills and fluency in English
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
We do not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates using their personal email addresses.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled