A top independent integrated advertising agency is seeking an experienced and dynamic Finished Artist.
The FA will work on artwork for magazines, websites, brochures, flyers, books, catalogues, posters, point of sale, digital platforms and eDM – electronic direct mail on leading SA brands.
The role is based in Cape Town.
- Design Qualification
- 3 years’ relevant advertising agency experience
- Familiar with the Mac environment, including basic troubleshooting skills
- Strong Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat skills
- Experience in desktop publishing/page
- Good retouching skills
- Understand requirements of printing and pre-press
- Interest in photography
- Attention to detail with an eye for great design
- Ability to prioritise and organise workload within tight deadlines, using problem-solving skills
- Must be prepared to work extended hours when necessary
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Ability to work in a fast-paced, team-driven environment
- Refining and preparing for print advertising and marketing material such as catalogues, point of sale, packaging and press advertising in line with brand requirements
- Create/finish artwork and material as briefed by the designers to a print-ready standard
- Contour, retouch and colour-correct images