Typesetter

  • Location
    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary
    £12.00/Hourly
  • Category
    Creative, Design and Architecture - Creative, Design and Architecture
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-072021-192451


Purpose of the role:



  • To produce assessment material within defined templates and follow British Standard Mark up as requested.

  • To ensure that a high level of Quality Assurance of both confidential and non-confidential materials is achieved and proofs are supplied to zero tolerance levels at all times. The work is to produce examination material where zero defect is expected

  • To maintain a good knowledge of relevant house style guidelines for the business

  • To ensure the maintenance of a high standard of service delivery ensuring the excellent reputation of our client's brand is maintained at all times

  • To work with the Studio Manager to identify and implement immediate and effective actions to address any area or process where KPI measurement has fallen below pre-requisite levels

  • To maintain all processes and procedures employed within the in-house confidential print facility in accordance with the requirements of all ISO and BS accreditations achieved, and within the requirements of all legislative requirements


Experience/Skills Required:



  • Demonstrable knowledge of typesetting skills along with the ability to copy type

  • Excellent knowledge of English Grammar

  • Adobe Creative Suite skills on Mac equipment

  • Comprehensive practical knowledge of marks for copy prep & proof correction in accordance with BS 5261C:2005

  • Excellent inter-personnel experience

  • High level of organisational skills within an environment of conflicting priorities

  • A high quality assurance focused approach exhibiting a reliable and responsible attitude

  • Good understanding of typesetting technologies, preferably InDesign












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