Manchester International Festival

Creative Artworker

Based: Manchester
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: £25,000 to £25,000
Contract: Fixed-term
Applications Close: 22 January 2019
Twitter: @MIFestival
Job Listing Added: 03 January 2019

As a Creative Artworker you will deliver print and digital artwork for the 2019 Manchester International Festival (MIF) as part of our in-house design studio.

Working under the direction of the studio’s Senior Designer and external Design Agency, North, we are looking for a highly skilled and technical artworker to join the team in a fast-paced environment.

Your role will include producing artwork consistently across a wide range of campaign material and MIF projects. You will be working closely with the Design Studio Coordinator and will be confident to take a verbal brief and interpret this correctly into print or digital ready artwork.

The ideal candidate will have strong typography skills and a meticulous eye for detail with comprehensive pre-press and production knowledge. You will be responsible for implementing design templates across all formats and ensuring all artwork from the design studio is of a consistently high standard.


• To work as an integral member of MIF’s in-house design studio to deliver accurate and high quality artwork to tight turnaround times

• To create artwork for a range of print and digital projects. Discussing options for design treatments, inputting design amendments and proofreading

• To liaise with fellow designers, marketing, press and freelance designers to receive design files and project specifications

• To ensure that design and creative projects are delivered on time, on budget and to the highest quality. Therefore, ensuring optimum ticket sales and communication opportunities

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