Project Manager - Pre Press Operator *

  • Company: R R Donnelley
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Posted: January 06, 2017
  • Reference ID: 205866

We are currently looking for a Project Manager/Pre-Press Technician for an entertainment company/ advertising agency in the New York area. Must have expert experience using the Adobe Creative Suite. Must have a good understanding of pre-press layouts required for plating and digital press layouts. We require someone with a strong understanding of the printing process and willingness to learn our automated workflows. 

 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Prep supplied files for print production
  • Generate both digital and printed color proofs
  • Ability to complete some graphic artist tasks such as file edits and revisions in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Quark Xpress
  • Ability to do simple retouching extend bleeds and minor color adjustments using Adobe Photoshop
  • Ability to interact with project team and client on file issues
  • Ability to QC (Quality Check) files against digital and/or physical proofs
  • Ability to package proofs, deliver and ship digital and printed files to appropriate vendors and clients
  • Accurately keep track of time using proprietary job tracking software
  • Open/Update job tickets as additional rounds of revisions come in.
  • Ability to operate or learn to operate large format scanner in up time.
  • Assist project managers with educating clients in regards to possible issues and appropriate solutions.

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