Pittsburgh corporation in need of Electronic Production/Graphics Specialist.

Duties to include:

  • Execute creative concepts and prepare final electronic artwork as provided by graphic designers.
  • Strong emphasis on electronic production skills.
  • Tasks will include typesetting, file layout, development of charts, graphical presentation of technical data and photo selection.
  • Convert marketing materials to the appropriate format for print, web and electronic distribution.
  • Proofread work for quality and adherence to established design and/or technical specifications.
  • During project review, identify potential problems and their impact to design layouts and workflows.
  • Maintain the authoritative document repository for marketing literature.
  • Communicate corporate identity standards and document construction requirements to vendors.
  • Coordinate print projects and manage print purchases, including obtaining bids and assisting with vendor selection for specialty projects.
  • Work with established project team to understand project goals, schedules and budgets, and consistently adhere to them.
  • Effectively employ appropriate print and proofing technologies and advise project managers on proof review and press approvals.
  • Utilize electronic workflow tool to process work between project team members.
  • Review, approve and prepare invoices for payment processing, paying attention to adhere to prescribed guidelines that differentiate between fund and corporate expenses.

Requirements:

  • Associate’s Degree in visual communications, graphic arts or related field, or relevant/related work experience required;
  • Bachelor’s Degree in visual communications, graphic arts or related field, or relevant/related work experience preferred
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in print production or related experience required; 3-5 years of experience preferred
  • Proficiency in Adobe InDesign, Acrobat, Illustrator, Photoshop, Microsoft Office or other related design and publishing software applications required
  • Thorough understanding of PC platform technical issues required
  • Experience converting documents to various formats for print, web and electronic distribution required
  • General knowledge of offset, digital and print-on-demand technologies required; General knowledge of printing ? equipment and knowledgeable of services provided by print partners preferred
  • General knowledge of print processing to enable accurate validity checks of outsourced printing required; General understanding of WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) as they relate to literature production preferred

To apply for this job email your details to pancoaststaffing7@gmail.com