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Print Production Manager

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Our client is looking to hire a Production Manager for a 3 month contract with potential to extend. The ideal candidate has Production Coordinator experience, preferably with Print and direct mail background. The Production Manager/Coordinator will manage all aspects of client orders, including estimation, planning, implementation, and invoicing, in support of Sales Representatives and Account Managers, for design, print, technical services, direct mail, warehousing and/or fulfillment projects.

Assignment length: 3 month contract with possible extension

Responsibilities:
• Meet with client(s) and Sales Representative as needed to gather project requirements
• Document project specifications for quoting purposes
• Take initiative and responsibility to research new projects and production methods
• Obtain cost estimates from internal departments and external suppliers as necessary
• Prepare quotes and review with Sales Representative; forward to client as requested
• Manage project schedules for timely and effective progress toward target dates
• Manage orders through internal departments to ensure project is completed on time and within estimated budget parameters
• Provide ongoing status updates to Client, Sales, and Team Leader as necessary on project progress
• Escalate issues as necessary
• Review and approve proofs; forward to Sales and Client for final sign-off; perform on-site press approvals as required
• Coordinate and manage freight, shipping and related delivery issues to ensure customer satisfaction
• Enter all job information into online system; review and approve vendor invoices; capture all cost information for billing to client
• Other duties as required or assigned

Specific Skills:
• Knowledge of printing and experience in print production & direct mail preferred
• Knowledge of postal regulations desired
• Above average PC skills, knowledge of Microsoft Office products required
• Solid communication skills, both oral and written, required
• Excellent organizational and time management skills required
• Experience in client management a plus
• Some local and overnight travel required

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