Production Associate

  • Job Description:
    Full time, located in NY, NY Fast Company is hiring a full-time production associate, who will report to the production director. The production associate will work on both the print magazine and the DPS iPad app. Job duties include: -Sending art to color house for corrections, and guiding the color correction process with the photo department -Routing proofs and match prints to editors throughout the editorial process -Sending files to color house for match prints -Creating layouts and articles in K4 for each issue, and flowing and attaching text -Troubleshoot any K4 issues -Tightening layouts for creative director approval -Converting print layouts to DPS layouts for the iPad issue -Linking art in both print and iPad layouts -Taking care of the production process for the iPad -Working with advertising production for iPad issues to paginate complete digital issue -Creating house ads when necessary -Backing up files after ship, and sending to foreign editions along with print vendors -Updating edit wall regularly
  • Position: Other
  • Area of Focus: Production
  • City: New York City
  • Region: NYC tri-state
  • Duration: Full-time
  • Company: Mansueto Ventures
  • Contact Email:prodasstfc@fastcompany.com
  • Contact Name: Carly Migliori
  • How to Apply: To apply, please send resume, cover letter, and a PDF portfolio or link to prodasstfc@fastcompany.com
  • Job Requirements: Qualifications: -1-3 years of publishing industry experience -Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign, and including DPS plugin -Keen eye for typography strongly desired -K4 knowledge a plus -Strong time management and organizational skills -Ability to prioritize, take direction, and learn quickly -An eye for color correction/retouching -Positive attitude and willingness to pitch in wherever needed
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