Production Manager Sr - Graphic Design Studio

8 - 10 years experience  •  Building Materials

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/12/17
Cartersville, GA
8 - 10 years experience
Building Materials
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/12/17

What we’d like to see:

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills. Senior production managers must be able to clearly communicate and prioritize project goals and schedule to create awesome work.
  • Development, leadership, oversight of  implementing systems and tools to support workflow and project management.
  • Manage complex and simultaneous projects: schedules, resources, costs. Obtain necessary approvals and communicate plans to relevant stakeholders.
  • Lead and manage junior designers / free lancers and their work loads. Responsible for seeing all projects through to completion - from concept design to production.
  • Management of both projects and their assets.
  • Working from initiation to completion with rigor and focus.
  • Work closely with the Marketing Team to create collateral, promotional and advertising pieces
  • Support the Sales Team in managing the creation of necessary sales material w/ Marketing team.
  • Work with printers and other vendors, from bidding to the final product. Form good relationships with vendors.



 Competencies :   People: Build Trusting Relationships Innovation: Adapt & Change Growth: Initiate Action Strategy: Execute Action Plan or Deliver Compelling Communication?     Position Requirements :  

  • Bachelor's degree in Communications/Marketing or Graphic Design or relevant field of study.
  • Minimum 8+ years of relevant experience working at a creative, media, or in-house agency / production studio.
  • Strong project management experience using systems such as Workfront, Basecamp, etc.
  • Understanding of design principles, process – in print, packaging, branding, typography, catalog production, retail graphics and also some web design experience.
  • Flex different skill sets: you might be required to get your hands dirty with design work or tweak some details on artwork files,  execution is equally as important as management.
  • Demonstrate excellence in organizational skills and effective time  management against demanding deadlines.
  • Ability to think conceptually, but able to execute on a detailed level.
  • Ability to work under pressure, multi-task and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to negotiate and deal with multiple stakeholders on a project.
  • Problem solve under constraints: deal with narrow parameters or potential budget restraints
  • Deal with formulating costing and budgets.
  • Exceptional proofreading and editing skills.
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and MS Office with advanced Excel skills.


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