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Damen Jackson | Brand, Marketing & Design Agency | Production Artist

Overview

Damen Jackson seeks an experienced Production Assistant who seeks to flourish in a fast-growing branding, marketing and design agency. Reporting to the Production Manager, this role will entail daily interaction with the design team, account managers and project managers.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the cross-functional teams to plan timelines, priorities and other client/internal company requests.

  • Assist in the development, rollout and release of client assets – packaging art, print collateral, digital files.

  • Ensure proper file set up and release of artwork that is of the highest production standards, and in an organized fashion that follows DJ filing conventions.

  • Manage work flow consistently, even under tight timelines or with changing priorities.

  • Preparation for daily project status meetings.

  • Interpret direction from design team and replicate design across multiple SKUs with consistency and quality.

  • Manage multiple SKU projects in an organized, systematic approach.

  • Learn and become proficient with internal project management program (Function Point) for all project activity tracking.

Skill Set Requirements:

  • 2+ years production work experience in packaging/print, color management and quality control.

  • Design, creative or marketing agency background is a plus.

  • Ability to focus on details while managing multiple priorities with an even, calm demeanor and a can-do attitude.

  • Outstanding organizational and communication skills, and extreme attention to detail.

  • Creates strong and effective internal partnerships and collaborates across the company; listens and values the opinion of others.

  • Is an effective team member; supports the team by pitching in at any level.

  • Driven to succeed and produce best-in-class production artwork.

  • Experience with Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign programs.

  • Bachelor’s degree in design, packaging production or similar work experience to meet the level of expertise required for this position.

Compensation Plan:

  • Full-time position

  • Salary commensurate with experience and role responsibilities

  • Health Insurance (cost shared employee/DJ), Dental Insurance, free Disability Insurance Plan

  • PTO program

  • 401K Retirement Program

Industry:

  • Package Design

  • Production Artwork

    To apply

    Please e-mail a copy of your resume and cover letter to [email protected]