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Publication or Company Schafer Condon Carter
Job Title Digital Artist
Industry Advertising Agency, Graphic Design/Art Direction, Internet/Online/New Media, Illinois
Benefits 401K/403B, Bonuses, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Chicago, IL
Job Requirements 2 -4 years experience working in advertising, design, typography, comps, and digital
Ability to be both creative and technical.
Operational proficiency (min. 2 yrs. experience) in,
Illustrator & InDesign with an emphasis on Photoshop skills.
In-depth understanding of the 4-color printing process. Other printing techniques a plus.
Organized with the ability to manage numerous projects, tight turnaround times, scheduling conflicts, revisions and technical challenges effectively.
Foresight with special projects to tailor and redefine the process as needed.
Work independently
BA (preferred) in graphic design or related area.
Ability to sustain professional demeanor despite unscheduled work, revisions and short timetables.
Enthusiasm for the creative and technical processes. Desire to explore, understand and use new software and other technological advancements related to our business.
The digital artist is responsible for in-house production of advertising/marketing materials (primarily print).
Hands-on Macintosh work with responsibility for final mechanicals and creative development support.
Retouch High Resolution images for use in print.
Build electronic keylines that adhere to pre-press standards & practices.
Work independently as well as with others on projects.
Work with others to help solve problems and assist in art creation.
Work from production schedules and status to manage time and prioritize daily workload.
Prioritize and coordinate multiple projects with minimal
Ensure work is completed on time and schedule support with studio manager as needed.
About Our Company About us:
We've got conference rooms named after dead rock stars, but sometimes we meet at our bar. We have the occasional impromptu jam session. Dogs are welcome, if not encouraged. We don't settle for the first good idea. We actually like each other. We recently bought and renovated a historic building in the West Loop area of Chicago. Our culture is casual, just like our dress code (I draw the line at sweatpants). There are no corner offices, because there are no offices - even for partners. We're a full-service, integrated agency and our clients come from many different sectors: spirits, food, CPG, financial, fashion, services, and more. If you're done with doing the same thing day in and day out, this is the place for you.

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