Posted on 7 April 2017
Pre-press Controller at Thames & HudsonThames & Hudson, the leading global publisher of illustrated books on the visual arts, history and popular culture, seeks a self-motivated Pre-press Controller to join our busy Design department.
We're looking for an enthusiastic individual, with superb hand on knowledge of Adobe creative suite, including software applications such as Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and at least 6 years’ experience of the publishing industry and the departments within it.
This is an in-house design position, reporting to the Design Resources and Pre-Press Manager. The role involves complete responsibility for managing the art-working and archiving of T&H books and printed products for the Museum, Childrens, College, Revised Editions and Gift publishing programmes. You will liaise with the Production, Editorial, Foreign Rights, Sales and Marketing departments regarding successful delivery of materials on such programmes, as well as working with freelance and in-house designers to ensure layout files reach production and Foreign Rights in good order and on time. You will be responsible for maintaining and updating the digital T&H archives and carrying out a range of admin and art-working tasks as required.