Talent Acquisition

McCann Worldgroup/ Craft

WHO WE ARE

To achieve success in the world of global adaptation and production, you need more than just clear processes and smart technology, you need true craftsmen and women – people who care deeply about their clients’ brands and who work tirelessly to drive maximum cost savings for a client while ensuring that each brand’s story remains impactful as it travels around the world.

At Craft Worldwide, we’ve been fortunate enough to assemble a team of the industry’s best craftspeople, each with a rich and robust background in advertising, adaptation and production.
Craft Worldwide currently employs over 500 full-time employees operating in 25 markets with specialty in global broadcast/video production, print production, digital production and global translation.
While we are wholly owned by McCann Worldgroup, we have been purposely established as a truly independent company within the Interpublic Group of Companies.

Freelance TRADITIONAL STUDIO ARTIST (A/K/A ART WORKER)
Focus: Print
Location: New York, NY
Report To: Retouching Manager / Creative Studio Manager
FSLA: Non-Exempt

To achieve success in the world of global adaptation and production, you need more than just clear processes and smart technology, you need true craftsmen and women – people who care deeply about their clients’ brands and who work tirelessly to drive maximum cost savings for a client while ensuring that each brand’s story remains impactful as it travels around the world.
At Craft Worldwide, we’ve been fortunate enough to assemble a team of the industry’s best craftspeople, each with a rich and robust background in advertising, adaptation and production.
Craft Worldwide currently employs over 500 full-time employees operating in 25 markets with specialty in global broadcast/video production, print production, digital production and global translation.
While we are wholly owned by McCann Worldgroup, we have been purposely established as a truly independent company within the Interpublic Group of Companies.
YOUR ROLE
The Traditional Studio Artist is responsible for the preparation of materials for creative development, new business and presentation materials.
YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Strong hand-on skills with mounting, trimming, packaging and model making
• Good communication skills
• Understanding of binding systems for presentation decks and materials
• Ensures all time and materials are billed on jobs accurately and in a timely manner
• Work within our ManagePlus (WIP) system (replacing Jobcharge).
• Must be able to work flexible hours
REQUIRED SKILLS
• Must have 4+ years’ experience
• Some CS, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator knowledge is a plus
• Knowledge of studio input and output devices and when their usage is appropriate such as color copiers, inkjet printers is a plus
• Must be able to deal with a flexible process that is ever-evolving to meet the clients’ needs, while maintaining structure and meeting deadlines
• Must be able to troubleshoot on your own as well as ask for help when needed
• Need to have good paperwork skills.
• Must be able to work independently and with a team
• Must be self-motivated, professional, detail oriented, and possess excellent oral and written communication skills
• Comfortable working under pressure within tight deadlines

 

To apply for this job email your details to courtney.buckle@mccann.com