A Graphic layout experts role centres books and magazines layouts. He or she also prepares photos for high quality print and edits typography in ready-made graphic formats. The layout expert checks the file, received from a graphic designer and fits it to a specific print house demands. The graphic layout expert uses in his or her work the layout programs: QuarkXPress, Page maker, Indesign, that communicate very good with the graphic programs: Illustrator and Photoshop.
The layout expert will only need training in the relevant computer programs and there will be no need for graphic design studies. The relevant jobs available for experts are commonly found in advertising companies, graphic studios, newspapers and magazines agencies, production companies, PR companies etc.
There is a great demand for freelance layout expert working from home in the area of graphic design.