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PRINT PRODUCTION MANAGER || RETAIL IN-STORE MARKETING

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PRINT PRODUCTION MANAGER
RETAIL IN-STORE MARKETING
LOCATION: San Francisco, CA
START DATE: ASAP
CONTRACT: Monday- Friday || 3+ Months
PAY: $35-$40/hr (based on experience)

OUR FORTUNE 500 RETAIL CLIENT IS IN NEED OF A PRINT PRODUCTION MANAGER ASAP!

The Manager role is responsible for producing a variety of Marketing collateral and signage for the retail brand. This role is responsible for the development and management of their direct report(s), while ensuring the delivery of all assigned projects is on time, on budget and of the highest quality possible.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
**Managing Project Execution**
• Write and maintain up-to-date print specifications and store distributions for all projects
• Bid and negotiate all projects as directed, ensuring best cost/value available
• Manage retouching and color correction as needed to meet the brand’s quality standards
• Work closely with Traffic department to ensure production timelines are up-to-date and all deadlines are met
• Ensure all projects are sourced according to established policies, working as needed and with Strategic Sourcing
• Manage large project budgets, maintaining up-to-date forecasts, estimates and invoices
• Develop, innovate and create new formats as needed to accommodate and solve for existing and new fixtures
• Communicate changes in cost or timing and provide timely recommendations to business partners
• Provide high-level production estimates as needed

**Cross-functional Collaboration**
• Work with Creative team to encourage innovative solutions and creative ideas
• Partner closely with Brand Management to ensure marketing is produced on strategy
• Collaborate with Technical Production, Traffic, Creative and Brand Management to ensure projects meet timing, budget and scope
• Promote strong relationships with Visual, Store Operations and Store Design
• Present to senior Marketing leadership, including sourcing strategies and initiatives, prototypes, work in progress, etc.
**Manage Direct Reports**
• Ensure all work assigned to direct reports is produced on-time and on-budget
• Meet regularly to address workload, project progress, or development issues as needed
• Provide frequent, ongoing performance feedback; challenge and inspire them to improve
• Develop next-level skills in direct reports in production, negotiation and project management

SKILLS:
• Strong communication and negotiation skills
• Strong organizational and planning skills
• Work well under tight deadlines and effectively manage multiple priorities and projects at once
• Proven analytical skills for the purpose of evaluating vendor quotes, complex store data, and budgets
• Experience with print techniques including silkscreen, large format lithe and web offset
• Experience managing complex store distributions
• Experience managing color retouching for consumer-facing uses
• Experience managing and developing direct reports
• Must be able to travel locally and nationally

EXPERIENCE:
• 5-7 years experience in print production and procurement
• Retail marketing experience is strongly preferred
• Prior management experience is strongly preferred

Requisition #: (5338227)

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