Omnicom Health Group

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Associate Graphic Designer

Associate Graphic Designer

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US-NY-New York
Graphic Services

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Associate Graphic Designer - NYC

The Associate Graphic Designer will demonstrate a professional attitude and commitment to deliver work as it relates to preparing and setting up electronic mechanicals. Work will be performed according to agency job flow procedures, will meet deadline commitments and be delivered with the highest degree of accuracy.



 Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare all jobs according to the mechanical checklist for First Mechanical, Final Mechanical, Pre-press and FTP
  • Setup jobs according to spec sheets provided by production. Review specific instructions, including die strikes, folds, tabs, pockets and color, making sure you have a clear understanding of the project
  • Follow established departmental procedures for naming conventions, making sure job folders are organized and are backed up properly to the appropriate directory on the server
  • Practice quality control in all aspects of the role
  • Attend team meetings including Graphic Services team and Brand teams

Additional Responsibilities:

  • A self-starter who demonstrates good problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Establish a positive working relationship with all members of the agency, while representing the department with a professional and team-oriented atmosphere. Project a positive, can-do attitude and generate an atmosphere of teamwork and enthusiasm, discouraging negative discourse whenever it arises. Maintain open communications with peers and departments
  • Uphold agency quality standards in servicing the Client
  • Assist other members of department as needed


  • College degree
  • Coursework in graphic arts preferred
  • 1+ year of experience in advertising agency, desktop publishing or relating industries
  • Technically proficient in InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, PhotoShop, and Acrobat, plus knowledge of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, keynote, Excel etc.
  • Understanding of the production process as it relates to preparing electronic mechanicals including die strikes, color separations, and the printing process
  • Prior experience in healthcare is beneficial
  • A good sense of graphic design and typography along with comping skills a plus
  • Positive/helpful/motivated/eager to learn/innovative attitude/attention to detail