Position Senior Print Production Manager
Location City of Chicago
Starts ready to interview, ASAP
Duration 3months, could extend go FT
Status Freelance/ possible Full Time
Rate Up to $40/hour, Depends on Experience
Our blue line accessible retail client is seeking a hands on Print Production Manager to join their team on a freelance basis that may turn into a full-time opportunity

The ideal Print Production Manager:
+ MUST have strong print experience
+ Corporate/in-house experience in the retail space
+ Analytical; budget management exp and determining cost-effective solutions for printing
+ Able to review quotes, handle RFPs, etc.
+ Experience managing various print vendors
+ Knowledge of various print formats, web offset, large format, digital, sheetfed etc.
+ Experience managing print for circulars, direct mail, point of purchase, catalogs and misc. marketing collateral from initial concept to final delivery
+ Knowledge of the paper market, including grades
+ Knowledge of postal regulations
+ Ability to work independently, multitask and is flexible

The Print Production will be responsible for:
+ Being a hands on, working with designers/printers on format but also creating budgets, managing projects for print and developing RFPs.
+ Managing the entire print process for circulars, POP, awards programs, direct mail and more
+ Managing print vendors to ensure best rate, files loaded accurately and deliverables on time
+ Developing and managing circular, publishing and corporate print process and budgets

Respond with your print production experience if interested!

JAN. 2020

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc131@jobalert.creativecircle.com