Senior Print Production Manager - WFH during Covid-19

Starts mid-late September
Duration 6 months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $40/hour DOE
Our client is looking for a Senior Print Production Manager to join their team for 6 months starting in mid-late September.

As the Senior Print Production Manager you will be:
- Overseeing and actively participating in the creation of Critical path outlines detailing functional duties for print production.
- Overseeing the management and execution of projects in accordance with project management guidelines.
- Obtaining preliminary budgets, finalizing production specifications, updating status details in internal tool.
- Selecting appropriate vendors for procurement of commercial print production - selecting vendors.
- Attending production approvals as required (on call as needed) for all facets, press, bindery and finishing.
- Uploading final files into DAM.
- Following audit and strategic sourcing guidelines.
- Working closely with Agency partners providing input from a production perspective.
- Reviewing post project analysis, recommending improvements and opportunities for future programs.
- Facilitating approvals from key stakeholders, managing number of revisions.
- Project-managing marketing communication projects to ensure they are on time, error free and that the final creative is aligned to brand, strategic and business objectives.

Skills and Experience:
- 5+ years' experience within the Printing or Graphic Arts industry.
- Thorough knowledge managing print production.
- Can prepare plans that consider many interdependencies and multiple stakeholders.
- Can work to understand and ensure compliance with brand guidelines.
- Strong presentation skills - able to determine the information and communication needs of the stakeholders and project team.
- Expert knowledge of Commercial and Digital print technology.

If this sounds like you - please share CV. We are eager to talk to you!

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Maggie.Oakley@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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