Assistant Artworker - King & Mcgaw

Digital, Media & Technology


Closing date: 31/05/2017

King & McGaw are leading art publishers supplying high quality print and framed products through our own retail website and to galleries, retailers and museums across the world.

We work with some of the most renowned figures in the art world, iconic brands and major artists' estates, as well as talented newcomers, to offer an exceptional range of art.

We create colour accurate reproductions using the latest large format print technology and hand make all our frames in our workshops in East Sussex.


Job Description:

We are looking for an Artworker to join our busy design team

• creating print layouts for both large format printers and digital press
• checking incoming image files for quality and resolution
• preparing files for web
• retouching and enhancing images for printing
• preparing files for web
• communicating with clients and suppliers
• visualising products and art working
• taking direction from senior designers and project managers

Skills Range:

• Excellent working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (especially Indesign and Photoshop)
• A strong awareness of art and design and an understanding of typography and layout
• Taking briefs and developing projects to completion
• Knowledge of image resolution, colour management and printing an advantage
• The ability to be flexible and multi-task projects
• Have an eye for colour and detail
• Able to communicate with colleagues and clients

Person Specification:

• a team player but also able to work using own initiative
• take pride in your work
• be punctual
• hit deadlines
• cope under pressure
• share opinions
• be positive

Key Area: Design/Creative 27-1024.00Design/Creative
Attendance: Full-Time

No agencies please

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