Graphic Production - Associate Manager BrandMuscle
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Brandmuscle is not a creative agency. However, we do employ a Graphic Operations production team to work with creative materials supplied by our clients and their creative teams.
The Graphic Operations team is responsible for the preparation, verification manipulation of creative materials for use within our web-based proprietary ad template technology solution. There is limited traditional creative work involved in producing these web-based templates, prototypes or samples in response to customer and industry requirements.
The Graphic Production - Associate Manager is a leadership position and will carry out all responsibilities of the Graphic Production Coordinator II position in addition to the Graphic Production - Associate Manager responsibilities. Responsibilities of the Graphic Production Coordinator II include:
Coordinating projects as assigned. Key responsibilities include:
Developing and testing templates for client and internal projects in a proprietary layout tool (training provided) driven by geometry and customer specifications.
Develop project estimates
Working with Product Development and Client Service teams to coordinate all project details, schedule and integrate into system.
Tagging and applying rules to template elements within proprietary solution in combination with graphics software solutions such as InDesign
Preparing images; cropping, scaling, and converting color to grayscale for use in various media types (newspaper, magazine, banner, etc.).
Preflighting creative materials; including verification of color space, resolution, bleeds, fonts, mechanical specifications, etc.
Organizing and coordinating alternate Graphic Operations resources as needed for completion of assigned client projects.
Creating and maintaining assigned client tutorials, help guides, and new functionality demos; including proof-of-concept and corresponding requirements documentation.
Creating and maintaining creative asset archives for all assigned clients.
Responsibilities of the Graphic Production - Associate Manager include:
Managing and directing the work of Graphic Production Coordinator(s). Key responsibilities include:
Overseeing projects of a complex nature, including assigning individual responsibilities for the project team, identifying appropriate resources needed and developing a schedule to ensure completion of projects.
Ensuring adherence to quality standards and reviewing project deliverables.
Recommending and taking action to direct the analysis and solutions of client issues and problems in the best interest of both the client and Brandmuscle.
Providing ongoing feedback and assessment of project status and issues to managers.
Mentoring and developing Graphic Production Coordinator(s) on industry concepts, practices and procedures.
Ability to plan, manage and track assigned projects.
Ability to work efficiently and effectively in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to work on multiple projects in a deadline driven environment.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
Ability to be a self-directed leader with exceptional organizational skills.
Excellent problem solving skills: able to identify issue, define cause, document resolution, and implement solution
Ability to accommodate various working hours as client workload requires
Proficiency with Adobe applications: Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat/Distiller, Excel and other Microsoft Office tools.
Experience with Dreamweaver, Flash, HTML or HTML5.
Ability to work on both Mac and PC platforms.
The ability to communicate effectively when speaking about graphics standards and processes with both internal and external clients.
Graphic Arts Degree with 3 ? 5 years of related experience
||Cleveland, OH |
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