Senior Artwork and Print Manager

  • Company:
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / Month
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  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    Arts/Graphic Design

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a great Senior Artwork and Print Manager to join a great company based in South Bristol.

Location: South Bristol
Contract: Temp to Perm or Permanent
Hours: 8am-5pm Monday-Friday
Salary: £30,000-£40,000k depending on experience

You will be used to working within the printing sector either as a Graphic Designer, Technical Illustrator, Artworker, Print Manager or similar with a great understanding of the artwork process. You will also need to be a very strong communicator and very well organised. Being highly proficient in the Adobe suite is a must!

What you'll be doing?

Your duties will include everything from processing orders and dealing with enquires through to office support and overseeing Junior Artwork Administrators.

Manage the print process from inception to completion
Review artwork and comment on its print suitability
Communicate by phone, in person, e-mail, and voice-mail with all involved parties to facilitate satisfaction of all needs and expectations
Originate artwork for select customers
Keep detailed records and any changes to orders that are in progress
Establish and update graphics price estimates/quotes for customers
Make artwork print-ready for select customers
Coordinate with the customer and communicate schedule milestones that are achievable based on the design
Originate cutter guides (profiles) as required
Maintain detailed artwork log
Maintain artwork library
Check all printed items for accuracy and print quality
Provide technical advice / support for customers and Artworkers
Close all orders at project completion to initiate the invoicing process

Skills Required:

The successful candidate must have a professional and flexible attitude to work and experience of working within the print industry.

Excellent IT skills (Adobe Photoshop or CAD)
Creativity and innovation
Outstanding customer service and communications skills, both oral and written, to successfully interact with customers, vendors, and outside graphics agencies
Must have a good knowledge of the manufacturing, printing and packaging processes
Strong administrative and organisational skills to handle a large volume workflow
Accuracy and attention to detail

If you are an experienced, creative and hard-working individual seeking your next challenge, apply today!

Spec Recruitment:

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