Connecticut Art Directors Club

June 2015

Production Artist

Posted on Thursday, June 18, 2015

For over 35 years, The Music People, Inc. has been a highly respected national business-to-business distributor of musical accessories and pro-audio equipment to music retailers and sound contractors across the country. We were recently named one of the top workplaces in the state of Connecticut.

We are currently seeking a Production Artist with 2 or more years of experience to join our Team. The Production Artist will follow the lead of the Art Director, Product Manager and Project Lead to produce accurate print-ready files with strong attention to detail. Time management with a sense of urgency, with an ability to handle issues in the moment, and completing projects by deadline is expected of the Production Assistant role.

Responsibilities: Pre-Press Responsibilities:

  • Product Packaging Production
  • Print and Web Ad Production
  • Tradeshow Booth Materials Production
  • Marketing Materials Productions
  • Collateral Materials Production
  • Take approved designs through pre-press checklist, prepare them for print and contacting printers


  • 2 or more years of experience in print production and pre-press
  • Web Development
  • Studio Photography
  • Basic Videography and editing
  • Social Media Updates
  • Proofreading Skills


  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite CC (Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator).
  • Fluent on PC/Windows computers.
  • Ability to communicate on projects with individuals inside and outside of the company.
  • On-time, organized, self-sufficient, detail-oriented/accurate and innovative.
  • Creative concept development and graphic design on projects as needed.
  • Open minded with a positive and strong work ethic.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Good time management skills with a sense of urgency and entrepreneurship and the ability to tackle multiple projects and issues in the moment.
  • Capacity to handle and recognize multiple top priorities and complete the tasks necessary to ensure task is completed by deadline.


BFA in Graphic Design or equivalent required.


The Music People offer a progressive compensation package, 401(k), multiple health care options, and periodic bonuses. Please send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to: The Subject line should read “ATT: Production Artist”

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