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PrePress Specialist/Variable Data Programmer - Louisville KY


Location is Louisville, KY

Job Description

We seek a highly skilled and experienced PrePress Specialist/Variable Data Programmer to develop print-on-demand templates to support our clients' web-to-print solutions. Preferred candidates will have a mix of graphic design experience and working knowledge of a basic scripting language such as Javascript or VB Script. Must work well within a creative team in a fast-paced environment, have a positive attitude, be quality-driven and pay close attention to detail. You'll be working on corporate marketing web stores and web-to-print solutions building products into web storefronts in addition to general graphic design functions within the department as needed.

Daily responsibilities will include:

Use InDesign and Adobe Acrobat along with PTI’s FusionPro/MarcomCentral software to create dynamic web-to-print templates.
Use Javascript to create “rules” that drive dynamic template actions.
Work with our designers to create static and versioned products for online store.
Gain active knowledge of all aspects of web-store support including user administration.
Contribute to general graphics production functions when not currently involved in web-to-print campaigns or updates. This could include; general print design, email marketing or light web design / updates (if skills exist).

General Requirements:

Bachelors Degree in applicable areas helpful but not required.
A work style that is extremely detail-oriented with a mind for quick adaptability to company design standards.
Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced, deadline driven atmosphere.
Work well in a team environment and individually when needed.
Extremely organized and able to manage multiple projects at once.

Technical Requirements:

Adobe Creative Suite with solid knowledge and skill in InDesign and Acrobat.
Photoshop and Illustrator experience is helpful.
Javascript / VB script or similar experience.
Web design skills including HTML and CSS are a plus but not required.
An understanding of Postal requirements and presorting software is helpful.
Proficient with MS Excel and .csv/.txt data files.

Desired previous experience:

Working with print-on-demand platforms and web stores.
Past experience working for or closely with a commercial printer, pre-press knowledge is especially helpful.
Utilization and experience with PTI’s MARCOM Central and Fusion Pro variable data products or similar solutions is highly desirable.

If interested, send resume and salary history to bob.mcguire@opm.com

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