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PRE-PRESS TECHNICIAN – HR-PPT-10-2021
Nation Media Group, the leading Multi-Media house in East and Central Africa is searching for a suitably qualified candidate for the position of Pre-Press Technician in the Group IT department. We invite candidates who are innovative, performance-driven and possess excellent transferrable skills with a good track record of achievement.
The Pre-Press Technician is to ensure that publishing and pre-press systems in IT are always up and running optimally to meet Nation Media Group’s business objectives.
The successful applicant should have experience in: –
Creating and configuring Production Plans; Coordinating print production; Administering page pairing and colour separation processes; Uploading of Publications on the ePaper platforms. Transmitting publications to printing press: Provide support to Editorial, Advertising and Production staff; Prepare and distribute daily Prepress Reports; Administering, configuring and supporting existing Publishing and Prepress systems: Maintaining systems backup, security and contingency plans to ensure continuity and high availability of publishing and prepress systems: Liaising with external service providers to ensure maximum systems availability: Ensuring that publishing systems are secure from internal and external intrusion Executing contingency plans to ensure availability of systems and publications; Participating in the product quality reviews of all print products; Configuring of the RIPs for optimized print production; Meeting or exceeding the set Service Level Agreement KPIs; and Planning and implementation of IT related projects.
Knowledge & Skills requirements:
Diploma in Printing Technology; Bachelor’s degree will be an added advantage Proficiency in Adobe InDesign: Minimum experience of two years; Knowledge of Agfa or Kodak Prepress systems is an added advantage; and Knowledge in system administration-IT is an added advantage.
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Ability to meet deadlines
- Ability to work under minimum supervision
- Ability to work during odd hours
The position offers an excellent career growth opportunity and a competitive remuneration package. If you meet the above criteria, apply online at http://careers.nationmedia.com on or before 18th October, 2021.
N/B: Only shortlisted applicants shall be contacted.