• Responsible for taking digital images and manipulating them to produce a high-quality product
  • Must be a creative, imaginative artist to help produce photo realistic compositions with expert knowledge in photo color correction
  • Responsible for maintaining high quality while executing high volume of images under very tight deadlines
  • Collaborates with the creative teams to develop print, OOH, new business presentations and advertising campaigns
  • Able to interpret creative direction from Art Directors and Retouching Manager and apply to final product
  • Participate in peer teams to improve efficiency, quality, service and profitability
  • Identify and develop systems to support efficiency
  • Communicate with other teams in order to proactively address discrepancies and solve issues
  • Applies appropriate profile to supplied image according to publication, save in the proper format and proof out to assess starting point of image
  • Evaluates DPI adequacy to final output size and adjusts if necessary or notify production manager
  • Is an expert at retouching and color adjustment.
  • Responsible for taking digital images and manipulating them to produce a high-quality product
  • Must prepare art for production and publishing: checks ink densities according to publication specs, link hi-res art to mechanical before proofing, evaluate color bars for color calibration accuracy, prepares proofs and PDFs
  • Utilize Approvals Plus (ProofHQ) for reviewing work when appropriate.
  • Must possess strong communication skills and an artistic intuition
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Must be able to work flexible hours
  • Expert working knowledge of Photoshop, Layers/Sets, masks, paths, color correction tools, actions, batch processing.
  • Expert knowledge in color theory & different printing process
  • Must have a strong sense of color/design and the ability to perform as an assistant to the creative team in areas such as layout, design and image composition
  • Must be able to anticipate and execute what a client or art director wants to achieve
  • Must have strong creative skills in order to effectively create the desired results easily and efficiently
  • Superior knowledge and skills of software programs within the Mac environment
  • Superior knowledge of Illustrator knowledge a plus , must have knowledge of output devices such as color printers and large format inkjet devices.
  • Working with premedia specifications, such as ink density, print process and final file size
  • Must be able to deal with a flexible process that is ever evolving to meet the clients' needs.
  • Must be able to work independently and with a team
  • Comfortable working under pressure within tight deadlines
  • Must be self-motivated, professional, detail oriented, and possess excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong creative vision, communication skills and problem solving abilities

Experience in Adobe Photoshop & ESKO DeskPack Flexo Tools