Production Artist

Employer
Bass Pro Shops
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 16, 2017
Closes
Aug 18, 2017
Job Type
Freelance
Hours
Full Time
**JOB SUMMARY:**

This position will assist an Art Director in print page production. They will work closely with the Art Director and creative team to develop catalog or retail presentations for print publications, with an emphasis on promoting product and supporting the Bass Pro Shops brand. This position is responsible for page production from initial page set-up thru pre-press preparation. They maintain all print style standards, assure accurate information and overall page consistency and quality. Must be able to thrive in a fast pace environment and maintain schedules on multiple assignments.

**JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:**

+ Catalog or Retail page production, page set-up, style and formatting, element pick-up, corrections and pre-press preparation.

+ Maintain print style standards, assure accurate information and overall page consistency and quality.

+ Maintain production schedules and deadlines through all catalog workflows.

**JOB REQUIREMENTS:**

+ **Portfolio required with submission of application/resume** .

+ Art related degree. Commercial art experience is desirable.

+ Understanding of digital reproduction process.

+ Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, primarily In-Design, Photoshop and Illustrator on a MAC platform.

+ Strong multi-tasking skills and the ability to balance competing priorities and tight deadlines.

+ Well organized with an above average attention to detail.

+ Experience/knowledge of hunting, fishing and outdoor related activities is a plus.

Spanning destination retail, boat manufacturing and award-winning resorts, Bass Pro Shops is an innovative pioneer in connecting everyone to the great outdoors. Founded in 1972 when avid young angler Johnny Morris began selling tackle out of his father?s liquor store in Springfield, Missouri, today Bass Pro Shops is a leading destination retailer offering outdoor gear and apparel in an immersive setting with more than 100 retail and marine centers that host 120 million people annually. White River Marine Group at , part of the Bass Pro family, is the largest manufacturer of boats in the world by volume offering an unsurpassed collection of industry-leading boat brands including TRACKER?, SUN TRACKER?, NITRO?, TAHOE?, REGENCY?, MAKO?, RANGER?, TRITON?, STRATOS? and ASCEND?. The company also operates Big Cedar Lodge at ? America?s Premier Wilderness Resort, along with other restaurants, nature-based attractions and resort destinations.

Under the visionary conservation leadership of Johnny Morris, Bass Pro Shops is committed to inspiring everyone to enjoy, love and conserve the great outdoors. The company is known as a national leader in protecting habitat and connecting families to the outdoors and has been named by Forbes as ?one of America?s Best Employers.?

Bass Pro Shops is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.