Role: ELT Lead Production designer, India Operations Centre
Reporting To: Operations Production Manager
Work Experience: 5+ Years
Place of Posting : Hyderabad, Bangalore and Delhi NCR Region
Salary: Up to 12.0 Lac PA
SUMMARY OF POST:
The core function of this role is to provide production design support for the global production and digital teams within the context of asset manipulation, the production design of cover templates and application of simple concept designs for print material.
To take existing assets (photos, illustrations, audio and video files) and reconfigure as instructed in the brief, or convert to requested file formats.
Using product brand templates, provide complete cover artwork for a full range of component types.
Follow simple designs developed by concept Designers, in laying out pages of complete ELT print materials.
Use creative initiative to ensure manuscript and visual asset content works well on the page spreads.
Design pages and realia elements as and when required.
Make corrections to page layouts returned from Editorial at designated proof stages.
Adhere to Project timelines, milestones and handover points.
Ensure all content in development remains secure and well documented in Content Management System(s).
Adherence to Press Font Policy.
Abide by all Press policies and procedures, e.g. Health and Safety, e-mail and Internet use and standards of behavior.
Formal Education & Certification
Relevant University degree, preferably in Graphic Design, Publishing, or English
KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:
2 years direct work experience in a publication design role required
Good understanding of the publishing industry
Expert use of Creative Suite (preferably with Creative Cloud environment) and all the related applications (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat Professional)
Knowledge of font usage and licensing, and Extensis Suitcase Fusion
Experience of audio and video file conversion and relevant software: Audacity for audio conversion and VLC player for video playback
Understanding of issue logging systems such as JIRA
Familiarity and confidence with MS Office suite in a Mac environment
Detail oriented and thorough
Highly developed problem solving skills
Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential
Can conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities
Reacts to project adjustments and alterations promptly and efficiently
Flexible during times of change
Ability to understand communication from team members and contractors who come from a broad spectrum of disciplines and with a variety of communication styles
Strong written and spoken English language skills, including technical language
Strong interpersonal skills
Adept at conducting analysis of project-related issues
Must be able to learn, understand, and apply new technologies
Appetite to keep yourself informed and up to date in your areas of expertise and to actively share your knowledge with other colleagues
Salary: INR 6,00,000 - 12,00,000 P.A.
Functional Area: Design, Creative, User Experience
Role Category: Creative
Role: Graphic Designer
Employment Type: Permanent Job, Full Time
ELT Print Material Design Pages realia elements corrections in page layouts Audacity and VLC player usability Conversion of Photo illustrators InDesign Font Usage Extensis Suitcase Fusion Press Font Policy artwork JIRA Mac environment
Desired Candidate Profile
Conversion of Photos, illustrations, audio, video files and hands-on with Audacity and VLC player usability. Expert in Creative Suite in cloud environment. Adhere to press font policy, follow designs developed by concept Designers, in laying out pages. Company Profile
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