COVID-19 Information and Resources. Learn More.

Digital Production Artist (Remote)

Kenilworth, NJ | Job #319448
Job Title: Digital Production Artist (Remote)
Location: Kenilworth, New Jersey
Type: Remote
Our client is seeking someone with expertise in creating and building asset repository for print, digital, and photography.  This person will need to be able to handle basic video and audio editing, retouch and refine photos, and update/edit design (print and digital) files.  This a fully remote position! 

Digital Production Artist Responsibilities:

  • Execute design solutions as directed against established creative, or repurpose existing designs and artwork for new uses 
  • Revise and update existing design deliverables 
  • Handle basic video and audio editing including cutting, adding bumpers, etc. 
  • Prepare Powerpoint presentations
  • Prepare production-ready files to appropriate production specifications 
  • Responsible for pre-flighting all production files assigned to ensure quality 
  • Responsible for QC to ensure all files contain all correct elements needed for production of final deliverables 
  • Check files to ensure that all settings are correct including color, image resolution and output settings 
  • Correct all inconsistencies and mistakes in the art file before its release, including typesetting revisions, scaling artwork, photo retouching, correcting vector artwork, color corrections/adjustments and page sequence/imposition revisions 
  • Take direction from art directors and graphic designers while meeting deadlines on various projects occurring at the same time 
  • Work with print management team and vendors to troubleshoot and problem solve production issues on files 
  • Ensure all files are correct and final before archiving 
  • Provide technical guidance based on project needs/complexity to meet production specifications and standards 
  • Maintain and update images, photos, videos and work products in appropriate asset management system 
  • Adhere to brand standards 
  • Perform other duties as assigned by manager 

Digital Production Artist Qualifications:

  • Expert-level proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud software, specifically: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat 
  • Sound understanding of MS Office 
  • Experience with basic video and audio editing 
  • Detail-oriented, highly organized and committed to quality control 
  • Consistently produces accurate artwork in a timely manner 
  • Ability to interpret and implement client changes to artwork during proof cycles 
  • Experience working across Mac and Windows platforms 
  • Strong typographic skills in print and digital channels 
  • Ability to create high quality CMYK or RGB images for print or multimedia. 
  • Understanding of dot gain, color separations, trapping, Pantone to CMYK conversions, imposition work and retouching 
  • Knowledgeable on how to troubleshoot problem art files 
  • Good written, oral and listening skills and undertakes actions to develop them further 
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple quick turn projects 
  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in graphic design or related field 
  • Minimum of three years of professional-level experience required in creative/graphic design or production within an external or in-house agency 
  • Portfolio required 
  • Expert-level proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud software: Adobe Certification in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop a plus 
  • HTML, HTML5 experience a plus 

Job ID: 319448RC
We are passionate about connecting you with the right role at the right organization—and providing you great benefits for the great work you do. With an attractive compensation package including competitive salary, 401(k) plan, weekly paychecks, holiday pay and a health benefits program, we have you covered.

Cella is an award-winning leader in consulting, staffing and managed solutions for creative, marketing, digital and proposal development teams. We help people build meaningful careers and partner with companies to help them win. Our staffing solutions include freelance, contract, temporary, temp-to-hire and direct hire positions. Cella is the only creative staffing firm to win the Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for 10 years running. And as a Certified Women’s Business Enterprise, we proudly help clients meet diversity objectives, too. Cella is an equal opportunity employer.