Graphic Designer - Production Art
|Location:||Colorado Springs, CO|
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Description:||Outreach, Inc., is a for profit company with a Christian Mission to equip Churches to reach people with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. We are seeking experienced Graphic Designers for the Production Art Department. This team is a critical aspect of Operations at Outreach - being responsible for all custom design elements on customer orders of print and/or large format banners. |
The qualified candidate must have experience as a designer, a good understanding of the print industry and preferably have experience in designing for churches/ministries and/or direct mail print and marketing collateral.
|Duties:||The Graphic Designer position requires skill sets to create, modify and compile text, graphics and image assets into camera-ready art for print production. Along with these tasks the graphic designer is required to contribute to project conceptualization, production and execution. This position requires a keen sensitivity and commitment to satisfying our schedule and clients. |
The ability to do excellent and accurate design, while meeting tight deadlines and working under pressure, is critical.
|Qualifications:||• Must be proficient in Adobe design suite (InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat) - preferably CS5, on a MAC platform.|
• 5+ years experience in graphic design in the print industry. (Experience with church design highly desirable and is given preference.)
• First hand experience with CMYK images and processing of printer direct-to-plate files.
• Knowledge of 4-color printing process, color management basics and digital asset management.
• Must be accustomed to fast turnarounds, working to deadline and minimizing the number of proofs before final approval.
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