Print Project Manager - Temp To Perm

Temporary to Permanent Assignment | Onsite | Northern Kentucky

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We have an immediate need for a Print Project Manager to service a number of key accounts and to assist senior management on complex accounts.
This position is to execute and facilitate jobs for our Client’s production needs. As a Print Project Manager
in the supply chain for packaging artwork issues, you will communicate with design firms, printers, engravers, On-Site Personnel
/Sales and Clients to ensure proper printability for packaging. As a key player within the process, you will maintain and improve
our relationship with the Client. Your key focus will be to coordinate packaging production via job instructions and
identified schedules to complete jobs. Within this role, you will effectively communicate specifications for each piece of packaging artwork
on your brands by utilizing our order entry system as well as being a resource for production departments when issues or
questions arise. The Print Project Manager is the primary resource to the On-Site Personnel and Sales, and the key point of contact
to the Production Department. PM must be able to adapt and create a plan when colleagues are absent.

Responsibilities

Essential Responsibilities, Accountabilities & Results
• Consult with On-Site Personnel and/or Client during the artwork development
and pre-press execution
• Attend any pre-production meetings (or other meetings), when feasible, per On-Site Personnel’s/Sales request
or request of the Client
• Respond in a timely manner to Clients
• Establish a good and professional working relationship with our Client(s) and design firm(s), engravers and printers
• Communicate artwork issues with the client as well as internal and external stakeholders
• Respond timely to requests of Client/On-Site Personnel /Sales and others
• Document all critical and pertinent information that may impact quality 
• Participate in process improvement efforts and various production meetings to foster a
positive creative impact on the business
• Verify technical supplied data is correct to supplied art
• Manage project timelines
• Communicate received and shipped art to On-Site Personnel/Sales and perform user functionality in a Client’s database used
for tracking artwork projects
• Understand the Client’s process (deliverables, rework)
• Communicate issues to Management
• Order entry (ensure orders are complete and concise when delivered to production)
Educational & Experience Minimum Requirements 

Requirements

This position requires the following knowledge and skills:
• High School Diploma or GED equivalent. Some College/Associate’s Degree preferred
• 1-3 years’ experience preferred
• Previous experience as a CSR in the print industry preferred
• Experience in the design, print or production art industry preferred
• Basic comprehension in reading work instructions and business memos 
• Proofreading skills required
• Ability to work independently after initial training

Desired Skills

Design & Production:

– Illustrator
– InDesign
– Photoshop
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Job Details

Job Type: Project Manager

Industry: CPG Consumer Product Goods, Print, Packaging

Hours: 40 Hours A Week

Posted By: Creatives On Call - Cincinnati

Job Number: CIN015022

Date Posted: 09/25/2019

For More Information

Contact:

Kerri Thomas
(513) 794-0998
kerri@creativesoncall.com

Brianne Creamer
(513) 535-5800
brianne@creativesoncall.com

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