HBO Production Artist, Design (Freelance)

OVERALL SUMMARY:

The Production Artist is responsible for working on various OOH print campaign rollouts. As part of HBO Design + Production, you will enjoy an engaging, fast-paced environment with opportunities to help deliver designs that stay true to the brand. Your experienced eye will be involved in altering existing artwork—color correcting, retouching, cropping and layout changes—as defined by the art director and business partners. You will also be expected to pick up miscellaneous design projects such brochures, evites and template ads.

Please be sure to include a link you your portfolio.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Demonstrate a working understanding of grid use and hierarchy of information.
  • Partner with art directors and collaborate with other team members to provide various design solutions for our business partners.
  • Create electronic mechanicals on latest Mac software and platforms.
  • Create and resize various elements (configuration) of creative marketing materials for digital and print.
  • Prepare all necessary files for final release via FTP and/or e-mail to printers/service bureaus as well as online production.
  • Be accountable in every area: adherence to project timelines, account team support and service, and collaboration among all team members.
  • Exhibit ability to task shift, time manage and problem solve.
  • Able to take direction from VP, Creative Director, Art Director, and all assigned stakeholders.
  • Stay abreast of current technology and design trends in the visual communication industry.
  • Properly archive projects when complete, based on instructions provided by team.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • College graphic design degree with 2-5 years’ design or agency experience
  • Proficient in latest Mac software: Adobe CC, Acrobat, Image Ready and electronic troubleshooting methods
  • Attention to detail and ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Good verbal/written communications skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Great listening skills
  • Eye for typography and color
  • Clear understanding of meeting project deadlines
  • Entertainment industry experience a plus

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HBO is an equal employment opportunity employer. HBO does not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. HBO also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of these protected categories.


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