Flex Shift Production Designer

This is a Flex Shift position — either 12p–8p or 12p–10p, 4 days a week (Mon–Thurs).

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

As a Production Designer, 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. Opportunities available for contract or full-time.

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 MS Office Suite and Adobe CS
  • Monitor projects through all phases of production
  • Maintain a consistent and timely workflow
  • Create and maintain highly organized server and document files
  • Understand all facets of print production: press, bindery, graphics, etc.
  • Pay attention to detail (times a zillion)
  • 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
  • Always work to improve execution phase speed and quality

Qualified candidates please email your cover letter, resume and a link to your portfolio to hr@catchfire.com and add “Flex Shift Production Designer” to the subject line. No phone calls, please.