production designer

catchfire is a Minneapolis-based ad agency. Whether it be print, web, mobile, video or animation we do our best on every project.

Due to continued growth, we are seeking another Production Artist. As a Production Artist you’ll be responsible for maintaining client brand standards throughout a range of print materials. The ideal candidate must be able to multitask without missing a beat. Organizational skills, adaptability and composure under fire are equally important in this position.

You’ll be expected to:

  • Have BA in design, graphic arts or related field and at least 3 years of production experience
  • Be proficient with Mac OSX and Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Love the technical side of design
  • Take ownership, lead initiatives and successfully execute through all stages of production development on target, on time and on budget
  • Monitor projects through all phases of production
  • Create and maintain highly organized server and document files
  • Strong project management skills, organizational skills and time-management skills
  • Analyze design in concept phase for reproducibility
  • Prepare files for execution for pre-press and printers
  • Ensure final art includes brand equity elements and follows print specifications
  • Assist in keeping the database of all graphic assets in tip-top shape
  • Always work to improve execution phase speed and quality
  • Extremely strong attention to detail
  • Communicate effectively with peers, senior management and clients

Please email your resume and at least 5 work samples in PDF format (or link to online portfolio) to and add “Production Artist” to the subject line. No phone calls, please.