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Graphic Artist - Publishing Experience

  • Ref: 305909
  • Type: Contract
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Industry: Publishing
  • Job Level: Experienced Non-Manager
  • Pay: Negotiable

Opportunity Description

Immediate need for a contractor for a leading book publisher in Manhattan. All candidates should have experience with Print / Books.

Great opportunity to work with some of the industry's best talent! 

Job Duties

  • Adapts hardcover designs to paperback and audio format
  • Prioritizes tasks in order to meet printer deadlines and manages multiple projects simultaneously
  • Collaborates with art directors, editors, copy editors and production managers throughout the cover design process
  • Routing mechanicals
  • Designing mechanicals (spine, back and flats)
  • Routing in R-Suite
  • When mechanical comes back, incorporate changes and feedback
  • Release job to printer 

Experience & Skills Required

  • 2 + years experience in a similar role
  • Adobe Suite
  • Experience with Print / Books required