Offline Production Specialist

Viral Media - Nasr City, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 2 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job
  • Print production, control and monitor the flow of printed materials in a printing or publishing company.
  • They check schedules, confirm product specifications, arrange adjustments, oversee the work of staff in the department, monitor the quality of the product and ensure deadlines are met.
  • Print production assistants arrange page layouts of books, magazine articles, photographs and advertising, draw up headlines and prepare copy for printing.
  • Most print production (also called print production , producers, or print specialists) work as part of a team that includes sales editors, graphic designers, project managers and art directors.
  • Liaising with these professionals, it is their responsibility to coordinate the process of printing according to company requirements.
  • Many print production managers are often independent consultants who work with smaller design studios and agencies by project.
  • The print media sector is traditionally a large employer in Ireland. It is a technology driven sector which supports multi national activity as well as local industries.
  • Recommending efficient, time-saving project production flows.
  • Identifying and selecting appropriate options for binding, inks, paper, varnishes, and special printing processes.
  • Recommending the best printers for the specific project.
  • Writing effective creative briefs and print specs that reflect client goals, printing requirements, scheduling, and budget constraints.
  • Selecting and negotiating with vendors to agree on best price, quality, and due date.
  • Sending requests for estimates to printers and follow up.
  • Communicating the designer’s requirements to vendors.
  • Creating and managing print production schedules
  • Examining finished samples and approving quality before delivery to client.
  • Reviewing, negotiating, and approving final invoices for payment.
Job Requirements
  • A passion for the craft of printing.
  • Ability to think on your feet and to troubleshoot and solve problems at short notice.
  • Ability to anticipate pitfalls and steer projects around them.
  • Ability to manage and implement change.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and work independently.
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