DTP Specialist – Truworths

Job Description

DTP Specialists (Artists) use computer software to design, format, edit, update and finalise all documents and items that are either printed or published online.

Core competencies and responsibilities include:

  •  Retouching – retouching of fashion campaigns, in-store material, digital and commerce elements
  •  Design work – designs of promos, packaging, in-store signage
  •  Final artwork – Branding elements and packaging, In-store material, PPC Banners, Logos
  •  Filing and ongoing maintenance of the server housing design elements
  •  Operating and external cloud – uploading, downloading, folder system, maintenance.

Essential Requirements & Skills

Required skills and experience

  • Excellent technical skills on Apple Mac Equipment and a good understanding of desktops PC’s
  • Advanced technical skills with a minimum of 5 years experience in the following programs – Adobe Creative Suite, Illustrator, In-Design, Photoshop, Word, Excel
  • Understanding of XD
  • Artistic and creative with an eye for good design and a love for fashion
  • Good understanding of servers, external clouds, meticulous filing
  • Graphic Design experience with excellent layout skills
  • Minimum of 5 years DTP experience with 3-5 years retouching experience
  • Graphic design degree required – Graphic design or Graphic communications


We looking for someone who:

  • Works well under pressure with a quick detailed turnaround, who prioritises workloads
  • Professional
  • Cares and is responsible for the output of their work
  • Flexible and able to adapt to new briefs
  • Attention to detail ESSENTIAL
  • Works methodically
  • Organised with good admin skills
  • Works easily in teams and engages with internal departments and suppliers
  • Ability to multitasking,
  • Innovative and progress in their area of expertise
  • A positive, enthusiastic and energetic approach


Job Title: DTP Specialist

Level: Mid-Level to Senior

Salary: Market Related

Type: Permanent

Start Date: TBC