Kforce Desktop Publishing Specialist in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey

Kforce has a client seeking a Desktop Publishing Specialist in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey (NJ).Essential Job Duties:

  • Accurately produce book and report pages

  • Work with programmers on layout changes / updates, address formatting, create and update scripts, tags, and styles to achieve desired layout specifications

  • Maintain paragraph and table tags in Ventura Publisher and other current software

  • Test exported layouts created from data

  • Work with team members to implement and understand coding changes

  • Troubleshoot / analyze code issues

  • Manage print deadlines

  • Create Adobe PDFs that will pass pre-fight software tests at our print vendors

  • Responsible for uploading all files to produce all book front matter, proofing for consistency errors from book to book

  • Record errors corrected during production and ensuring errors have been corrected in vendor print approval PDFs

  • Bachelor's degree in Programming or related experience

  • Minimum of 6 years of experience working with Ventura coding and book production

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and IBM Notes

  • Must be proficient in all aspects of Ventura code and scripting language

  • Must be proficient in Adobe InDesign

  • Must be able to import coded text into Ventura and InDesign templates

  • Comfortable on a PC platform

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years