graphicdesigner | Technical Project Coordinator in Far Rockaway, NY

Technical Project Coordinator

  • Kwikee
  • $64,580.00 - 104,060.00 / Year *
  • 24-0 Beach Channel Dr
  • Far Rockaway, NY 11691
  • Full-Time
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Our company:

Diadeis, a member of the SGSco collective, is one of the world's leading design and premedia agencies. For over 40 years, we have been offering brand owners a comprehensive graphics creation and premedia service: design, prepress, print management and coordination. We are constantly innovating to provide our customers with the best technological solutions: workflow, editorial system, database, cross-media publishing, and 3D imaging. Headquartered in Paris, France; Diadeis has offices in Europe, America, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. For more information please visit our websites. www.sgsco.com

Your role:

As Technical Project Coordinator, your time will be shared between the Technical Production and Account Management Teams to provide the following services:

* Proofing and Color Management Support:

o Manage and optimize color management systems using knowledge of color theory, ICC profiles, and color measurement best practices

o Create and analyze color profiles based on fingerprint samples

o Calibrating, maintaining, and troubleshooting proofing devices

o Participate to pre-press / print production meetings with the client, the design agency, the print supplier and Diadeis project team

o Troubleshoot technical issues with printers

o Review color and consult with client when needed

* Workflows Maintenance and :

o Manage and optimize Production workflows

o Contribute to training and implementation of workflows

* Project Management:

o Receive client briefs

o Translate client instructions into measurable and effective communication to all necessary end-users

o Create, manage and communicate project timelines and submission deadlines

o Interact daily with client to coordinate requirements and schedules

Qualifications:

* BS or equivalent in print, commercial/graphic designProactive with exemplary organization skills and attention to detail
* Previous experience in Prepress and Color Management, including color separations, retouching, applying printer specifications, preferably in the packaging area
* Strong knowledge of pre-press process including Knowledge of color profiles creation. Knowledge of GMG or ORIS systems is a strong plus
* Knowledge of workflows system and automation procedures
* Knowledge of ESKO Automation Engine is a strong plus
* Understanding of the major printing processes (Flexo, Gravure, Offset) and their impact on Graphic Artwork files
* Apple OS X and Microsoft Office experience required



* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.