Position Print Production Manager
Location Manhattan
Starts ASAP
Duration through March 27
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client is a Fashion / Retail company, and they are currently seeking a freelance Print Production Manager.

The Print Production Manager will be:
- Overseeing print production for retail windows, retail signs, printed books, packaging, etc.
- This role is 100% dedicated to Print Production, with a focus on design consulting, specification, cost estimation and procurement
- Consult with Designers in regards to feasibility and possibility with print production
- QA outgoing mechanicals and incoming proofs
- Getting specs from vendors, and relaying the specs to the team
- Release final files to vendors

The Print Production Manager will have:
- BFA/BA required; creative major preferred
- 6+ years of print production experience within a comparable in-house creative department, design studio, or creative agency
- Retail/Fashion experience preferred
- Excellent communication, organizational, project management and problem solving skills
- Strong attention to detail
- Ability to multi-task and work efficiently under deadlines
- Expert knowledge of creative/studio workflow and pre-press experience
- Knowledge of print materials required
- Knowledge of color management; on-press color approval experience required
- Expert knowledge of Mac OSX Google Apps, Microsoft Office, and/or Apple iWork, Adobe Creative Suite and Cloud
- Familiarity with creative workflow databases (Airtable, Filemaker, InMotion, Workfront) and planning tools (e.g., Asana, OmniPlan, MS Project)
- Slack experience is a big plus

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc197@jobalert.creativecircle.com