Iconic. Approachable. Connected. These are some of the ideas that guide our every day at Janie and Jack. We set ourselves apart with outstanding quality and great care to every detail, from our clothing to our customer service to the people we work with. Are you ready to be a part of the Janie and Jack story?
What You'll Do
In this role, you will be responsible for producing all marketing needs for Janie and Jack brand. The internal Creative team is responsible for all photography, campaign development, window and in-store signage, direct mail, print advertising, packaging and store supportrelated design needs.
The Production Designer supports the Janie and Jack brand, producing mechanical artwork, versions and print ready materials.
Maintain consistency throughout execution with file naming and versioning
Build relationships with the Graphic Designers, while overseeing all aspects of pre-press production
Create and maintain accurate workflow log (excel document) tracking each deliverable's status
Utilizes traffic software for routing and traffic of all jobs.
Liaise with retouching, following image asset workflow
Liaise with (print) procurement team and printers
Build out large scale packaging programs with adapting consistency in templates, style sheets, file naming and artwork slugs
Maintain organization of digital server and accurately archive files, as well as signage libraries
Ensure clear and consistent file structure on server for all image assets
Create professional mock-ups for presentations and store walk-throughs
Use/trouble shoot FTP/Dropbox to send to files to vendors, both domestic and international
Understand die line construction and printer requirements, as relating to the development of artwork
Troubleshoot technical problems (computer technology, printer, servers, etc.)
Actively participate in all departmental status meetings, keeping team/MP updated on project status, initiatives and key production deliverables
What You'll Bring
Expert knowledge of Adobe CC or above, with skill excellence in InDesign and Illustrator
Expert knowledge of packaging production design/working with die lines and large sets of versioned formats
Expert understanding of Prepress techniques and preparing mechanicals for offset and web press printing
Great attention to detail with excellent verbal/written communication with both internal and external business partners
Ensure a high level of accuracy in a fast-paced environment,
Strong organizational and planning skills with ability to work under tight deadlines and manage multiple projects simultaneously
Retail experience preferred
Why You'll Love Working With Us
The Productso good, you'll be using your employee discount more than you probably should
The Peopleask anyone that works herewe have incredible people on our team
The Experienceyou'll enjoy a rewarding career at a respected children's brand
Janie and Jack is unable to provide relocation assistance for this position. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.