JC7408

Print Technologist / Account Manager
Design Consultancy
South East

Excellent Salary & Benefits
Key Responsibilities:
  • Daily management of major retail account managing packaging & artwork
  • Reporting to the Managing Director
  • Attending briefing meetings with Clients 2 or 3 times per week (local)
  • Daily management of new high street retail account
  • Producing critical paths for projects from new pack profiles through to print
  • Managing artwork requirements
  • Managing repro requirements and print performance
  • Liaising with Client in-house designers
  • Technical interface for other team members with regards print/repro
  • Sourcing and setting up overseas printers, establishing process and best practice
  • Dealing with mainly Far Eastern printers, with some based in the UK
  • Negotiating print costs
  • Monitoring and filing of out turn samples from printer to maintain quality standards
Qualifications/Experience:
  • Retail packaging experience
  • Experience of far eastern print suppliers preferred
  • Strong knowledge of print/repro/packaging
  • Presentable
  • Client facing
  • Good under pressure