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Assistant Manager, Packaging Production

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Day-to-day production management for packaging and collateral projects across multiple divisions

Responsibilities:
• Manages structural development of packaging in assigned categories-- includes developing prototype with vendor based on structural concept, receive & approve dyeline and material samples
• Determines packaging specifications & costs--includes working with designers to understand graphic concept, negotiating pricing with suppliers, approving specs, communicating pricing to merchants
• Manages prepress process--includes schedule/workflow management, analysis of color proofs and directing color corrections
• Manages design reproduction-- includes working with designers to advise about vendor printing capabilities, reviewing all layouts for compliance with specs, communicating color & artwork requirements to vendor, reviewing & approving proofs, drawdowns, printed samples
• manages vendor performance/execution--includes review of performance standards and WS requirements, communication of packaging components & assembly (label placement, assembly instructions, etc), review of samples, QA and troubleshooting, provide recommendations for rework, manage exception process in conjunction with internal teams and external packaging & product vendors
You…
• Love to work collaboratively in a group, you have an innate willingness to dig in and contribute with your team
• Are driven and motivated by the possibilities ahead
• Are a true business owner; comfortable with decision making and calculated risk taking for the benefit of your business
• Think innovation is critical in a business environment and support others in creative thinking
• Pride yourself on the quality of work and are a stickler for the details
• Naturally challenge yourself and others to grow

Qualifications:
• 3-4 years print buying experience
• Working knowledge of 3-d forms/ reviewing & approving dyelines
• Experience directing color correction/retouching
• Familiar with litho & flexo printing processes
• Exposure to a variety of print materials, negotiating skills
• Overseas experience a plus

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