Review electronic files that are received from clients and check them for thoroughness and completeness in advance of the proofing and plate making process. Preflight files to determine if job files match quoted specifications. Identify missing or problematic components and communicate them to the CSR, customer, and production personnel. Work directly with CSR, customer, and production personnel as necessary to work out any problems with the job. Using electronic page layout (desktop publishing software), photo and illustration software manipulate files to fit the production plan specifications as necessary. Determine page layout, accounting for folds, push out, bleeds, trim and finishing methods. Load customer supplied electronic pages and or files for processing through RIP and imposition software. Print and assemble imposition proofs used by the customer for proofing and operators during the manufacturing process. Print and assemble color proofs for customer review and on press.