Robert Half The Creative Group Packaging Project Manager in Atlanta, Georgia

TCG ATL has a new opening for a Packaging Project Manager in Midtown Atlanta. In this position you will play a key role in our client's packaging commercialization process. This client is a true leader in their industry and has a deep commitment to brand design and stewardship. Candidates must be proficient in the packaging execution workflow. The project manager should have the ability to comprehend and communicate printer specs and other standard packaging requirements. RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Project management - communication of project scope and schedule to management and production to ensure alignment with client expectations. Follow up on project milestones to ensure project is progressing according to plan.

  • Ensure artwork specifications provided by the client align with the scope of the project to ensure clear communication of QTP.

  • Identifying challenges with each job and work with various departments to create action steps prior to production.

  • Obtain and organize complete projects and prepare information with printer specifications for production.

  • Obtain appropriate proof approvals from customer.

  • Schedule and track jobs to ensure that deadlines are being met on all aspects of the project.

  • Record PPT information on work in process to identify process gaps and opportunity for improvement.

  • Coordinate delivery of files to client and printer.

  • Checks all materials and proofs prior to being issued to customers to ensure accuracy and accordance with internal quality assurance standards.

  • Internal and External Client Communication.

  • Participates in client planning and scheduling meetings as required.

  • Ensures any customer concerns or issues are addressed by advising management and following up as necessary.

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Req ID: 00900-9500772021

Functional Role: Production Manager

Country: USA

State: GA

City: Atlanta

Postal Code: 30303

Compensation: $50,000.00 to $60,000.00 per year

Requirements: REQUIREMENTS

  • Demonstrate knowledge of artwork requirements for prepress and Flexo, Offset, and Gravure packaging printing.

  • Experience with multiple Mac/PC applications

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office is required

  • Knowledge of Adobe CS is a plus Please forward your resume directly to casey.burke AT creativegroup.com for consideration for this position. Qualified candidates will be contacted to schedule interviews.