Print Production Manager Resume Samples

Print production managers are associated with coordinating the workflow of print production activities of a company. The common roles and responsibilities listed in the Print Production Manager Resume are – checking product specs, ensuring client satisfaction, managing BBB, coordinating workflow, preparing specifications for new parts, supervising protocols, electronic templates and mock-ups with vendors; managing concept development, providing print production quality assurance and participating in project meetings.

The most-sought-after skills expected from a print production manager include – proven work experience, deep knowledge of print production management, proficiency in MS Office and ERP software, leadership and organizational skills. A degree preferably in the field of print media or graphic designing is commonly displayed by the candidates seeking this job role.

Print Production Manager Resume example

Print Production Manager Resume

Headline : Strong working knowledge of Web development and maintenance life cycle with a goal of creating a more customer-focused Web presence.

Skills : Graphic Design, Printing, Networking.

Description :

    1. Managed procurement of all points of purchase and print-related materials, including substrates, hardware, and prototypes.
    2. Worked with brand managers, production, creative and visual teams to maintain and produce all elements of signage in stores.
    3. Acted as a relationship builder: manage interactions with printers, brokers, production contacts, design contacts, and graphic engineers.
    4. Maintained adherence to approved processes, but identify opportunities for improvement.
    5. Prepared RFQ's, manage quotes, review and evaluate all bids.
    6. Audited incoming invoices and prep for accounts payable. Make recommendations for cost efficiencies.
    7. Managed communication with outside vendors to ensure that every detail is understood and executed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.A


Print Production Manager II Resume

Headline : Highly organized, strong communication and interpersonal skills. Detail-oriented with experience creating and designing production-ready mechanical art for print.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Management Skills, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Coordinated and designed retail store art and signage.
    2. Collaborated with store merchandisers to ensure timely completion of visual projects.
    3. Interpreted company direction to create an artistic, visionary and unique environment.
    4. Designed retail interior graphics, displays, and fixtures.
    5. Researched consumables and provide mockups.
    6. Operated Roland Solo Jet with Versa Works and Fiery Rip Systems software.
    7. Estimated and produced all work B/W to Multi-color for print and magazine media, as well as outdoor media.
    8. Estimated and produced all collateral and direct response material, including supervising purchase of film, paper.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Advertising


Print Production Manager III Resume

Summary : A resourceful and driven professional with extensive experience in marketing materials, print production operations, direct mail, vendor management.

Skills : Management, Analytical Skills.

Description :

    1. Planned, executed, and managed entire print production for three retail Brands.
    2. Printed production schedules, vendor negotiations, and management, cost analysis reports, and printing specifications for internal budget approval.
    3. Managed all three brand budgets for print media totaling over $40 million.
    4. Provided costs for special projects and giveaways.
    5. Created flyers, business cards, business forms, banners and more.
    6. Designed and produced invitations, programs, brochures, cards and other media for customers, keep track of printing inventory.
    7. Handled all previous Supervisor duties as well as back up to any staff including operators.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Print Production Manager/Representative Resume

Summary : Experienced professional with demonstrated track record in project management, vendor liaison, development of inventory reports and analyzing data for forecasting and problem resolution.

Skills : Communication Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Analyzed inventory data for sales and marketing to determine trends, statistics and future plans of marketing materials.
    2. Scheduled and transitioned marketing materials to an external warehouse vendor, which provided seamless "one-stop shopping".
    3. Collaborated with a key group to determine company-wide criteria, evaluation, and selection of preferred print production and premium vendors.
    4. Developed automated kit functionality, with IT implementation.
    5. Established enhanced quality criteria with preferred print vendors.
    6. Created and implemented an imprint mailer process for the external sales team.
    7. Facilitated and implemented a new time tracking system and provided training to the marketing team.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business Administration

Print Production Manager/Analyst Resume

Summary : Print production managers oversee the production of print projects including design, layout, and vendor relations.

Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, In Design, Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Managed the production of the versions of almost all catalogs delivered by Orvis.
    2. Oversaw all aspects of the catalog production process.
    3. Production work includes, but is not limited to, building the catalog base, making revisions to copy and images throughout the process.
    4. Conducted meetings, handling imagery from photography to press and preparing all catalog pages for release to the press.
    5. Worked closely with copywriters, art directors, color specialists, merchandise managers, marketing and others.
    6. Approved color on press checks with QUAD graphics.
    7. Responsible for the production of collateral pieces including store signage, posters, and other promotional media.
    8. Interacted with outside vendors, printers and other media personnel.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Graphic Design

Print Production Manager/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : A Graphics Designer with professional experience seeking for a compelling job where creative skills are challenged.

Skills : Product Control, Analytical Skills.

Description :

    1. Managed all print production responsibilities corporate-wide.
    2. Sourced a European print vendor through research and on-site interviewing.
    3. Supervised associates and managed vendors.
    4. Supported Marketing Services by establishing consistent communications between internal team members and vendors resulting in saving the department.
    5. Purchased approximately of printed packaging for Materials Management, collateral for Corporate Marketing and Sales.
    6. Participated in cross-functional teams to achieve ISO 9000 compliance with our primary fulfillment vendor.
    7. Introduced new packaging concepts for more efficient turnkey operations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Education

Associate Print Production Manager Resume

Headline : Self- motivated conscientious individual with excellent written and verbal skills. Able to work independently and also be a part of a team environment.

Skills : Set Up Bad Control Robot, Research Skills.

Description :

    1. Pushed buttons turn handles or move controls and levers to start printing machines or manually controls equipment operation.
    2. Turned, push or move controls to set and adjust speed, temperature, inflow, and position and pressure tolerances of the press.
    3. Selected and install printing plates, rollers, screens, stencils, type, die, and cylinders in the machine according to specifications, using hand tools.
    4. Loaded, positioned and adjusted unprinted materials on holding fixture or in loading and feeding mechanisms of the press.
    5. Reviewed work order to determine ink, stock, and equipment needed for production.
    6. Accepted orders calculate and quote prices and receive payments from customers.
    7. Discarded or corrected misprinted materials, using ink eradicators or solvents.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Print Production Manager Resume

Headline : Excelling in a high paced environment where quality, integrity and customer service is required on a daily basis. A strong team player who thrives with multi-tasking capabilities.

Skills : Analytical Skills, Control Management.

Description :

    1. Managed production staff and freelancers, responsible for estimating, schedules, routing, and press checks.
    2. Researched and procured equipment for the department; worked closely with Account Service, as well as directly with clients.
    3. Worked as Producer of Chase E-Z Pass website from wireframe to site architecture, content, and copy with both outside interactive production.
    4. Developed procedures, created and set up a digital archive system for the department.
    5. Sourced and hired writers, photographers, and freelance design/production artists.
    6. Successfully managed print budgets ranging.
    7. Managed national direct mail campaign that included print, list management, and fulfillment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Supply Management

Asst. Print Production Manager Resume

Summary : Seeking opportunities to join a successful print production team who can benefit from experience of print production industry.

Skills : Photoshop, Illustrator, In design, Acrobat.

Description :

    1. Provided production schedule to all aspects of the printing process according to deadlines.
    2. Provided pricing estimation along with a timeline to regular and potential clients.
    3. Worked closely with production staff to solve issues that potentially could delay production.
    4. Created press files for both digital and offset production as well as created proofs for clients to approve before production.
    5. Promoted only graphic design to the production management team and then to lead product manager.
    6. Coordinated multiple projects simultaneously sent to us by our clients.
    7. Communicated with clients when questions arise specific to their projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Print Production Manager Resume

Summary : Managers typically have a post secondary degree in graphic design or a related field and have several years of work experience.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Management Skills, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Managed direct mailed projects from initial specs to completed mailing.
    2. Selected, coordinated and monitor the work of vendors.
    3. Maintained contact with clients and vendors regarding progress and schedules.
    4. Established and maintain daily, weekly, and monthly status report reflecting and prioritizing the progress of all projects.
    5. Solicited estimates from vendors for cost analyses.
    6. Exhibited strong verbal/communication skills when relaying information.
    7. Liaisoned between clients, vendors, and letter shops to ensure timely delivery of materials.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Political Science