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Acuity Brands, Inc.

Production Artist

Acuity Brands, Inc. - Conyers, GA

Production Artist

in

Conyers

Georgia

Job Summary:

Utilizes graphic design technology and computer software packages to produce, edit and prepare advertisements, newsletters, brochures, presentations, product data sheets, packaging and other marketing collateral for output. Follows established processes including, but not limited to, digital file organization (art files and stock photography), job movement (routing) and collecting files for external vendors.

Tasks & Responsibilities:

Creates supporting graphics for our marketing literature that will position our company in the minds of our customers and competitors as an innovative leader in the field of lighting.

Makes redline edits from proofreading marks. Provides exceptional attention to detail to ensure accuracy and completeness while working in an efficient, productive manner. Thoroughly proofreads all work.

Maintains internal naming conventions and digital file organization and follows established internal processes.

Prepares and sets up files for final output for commercial printers (proper use of bleeds, folds, panel sizes and gutters) as well as uploading files to an FTP site.

Understands typography, kerning, tracking and special characters. Creates, reviews and edits layouts and creates style sheets to facilitate pagination and design.

Produces clean mockups for presentations and client reviews.

Prepares files for print production and websites.

Excellent photo retouching, rendering and placing products within an existing application shot.

Works proficiently in a shared server/network and cloud-based environment.

Communicates with internal business partners including entire Creative Team, Traffic, Product Value Streams and Marketing Managers.

Performs special projects as assigned.

Collaborates with the Marketing Services Managers, Designers and/or the Director of Creative Services to create powerful marketing materials. Presents and explains design concepts to internal clients. Helps direct architectural and product photo shoots. Analyzes competitor's marketing literature and advertisements to arrive at a different and better approach to graphically presenting our company's products and services. Collaborates with Product Value Streams to create product data sheets as well as other production-related work to meet the company's requirements for design and accuracy.

Acuity Brands, Inc. is a North American market leader and one of the world's leading providers of lighting solutions for both indoor and outdoor applications. Our corporate office just east of Atlanta, Georgia, is looking for experienced Production Artists.

Acuity Brands offers the ability to work cross functionally to gain business understanding, supportive team members, great work/ life balance, great benefits and a FOUR DAY WORK WEEK - Monday --Thursday (10 hour days).

3 Years of Experience

Associate's Degree or Technical Degree or Equivalent Work Experience

Experience in a print and pre-press production environment. Knowledge of the process of web design and how to produce web-friendly graphics. Open to learning new programs. Ability to successfully collaborate with other graphics, marketing, and product design team members and vendors. Demonstrated time management and priority-setting skills. Ability to work within tight timeframes and meet strict deadlines. Very detail-oriented with a commitment to quality and accuracy and a clear understanding of overall objectives. Excellent spelling and grammatical skills. Superior proofing skills. Demonstrated ability to work under pressure. Excellent presentation skills. Ability to build on knowledge gained through assignments and apply it to all work.

Advanced knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Illustrator Photoshop, and Acrobat. Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Access, Word, and Outlook.

In order to be considered, please be sure a link to your portfolio/samples is visible on your resume

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Production Artist Acuity Brands, Inc. - Conyers, GA, United States

   

Location: Conyers, GA

Company Profile:
Acuity Brands, Inc. is a North American market leader and one of the world's leading providers of lighting solutions for both indoor and outdoor applications. With fiscal year 2012 net sales of over $1.9 billion, Acuity Brands employs approximately 6,000 associates and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with operations throughout North America, and in Europe and Asia. Our innovative lighting solutions cover both conventional fixtures and advanced solid-state technology that can seamlessly integrate with powerful digital controls and daylighting to create greater energy efficiencies and a higher quality of light.