Job Description Electric is an Orange County based, International sunglass and accessory brand. We are currently searching for a highly skilled, extremely organized Graphic Production Manager with a proven understanding of Adobe Suite and a highly organized approach to management.
Reporting directly to the Creative Director on an array of projects across any media: print, video, interactive, environmental and beyond, a successful candidate will be working in a young, directional art department alongside strong talent.
Position Overview • Oversee all projects that flow through the Studio • Manage studio artists and oversee daily projects • Work directly with Product, Sales, Marketing, Ecomm and the Design department to develop, communicate and manage clear production timelines, for all studio projects • Reporting to the Creative Director, supervise a small team of production artists as they build, pour, and maintain Advertising campaigns, P.O.P projects, Seasonal Cataloging etc. • Execute production projects to tight deadlines including but not limited to the above • Manage master production schedule with all project specifications / details and communicate status to project managers • Collaborate with project managers and art directors to deliver final material per project objectives • Ability to take over design overflow projects when necessary • Review and approve proofs • Review, approve and process all invoices • Manage the sales and customer service relationships with print suppliers. • Oversee product photography and retouching projects per category • Lead Global communication and distribution for all design department projects. • Maintain organization of Art Department server. Including file and photography management.
Job Requirements • Advanced knowledge of Adobe Design Suite in a Mac environment • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office. • Experience in preparing and troubleshooting final files with a good problem-solving ability and a proactive approach • Experience work flow of re-touching and color correcting photography • A strong eye for detail, layout and typography • Experience working and problem solving with printers and vendors • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Education Requirements -- Related Degree -- At least 5 years’ experience in Graphic Design studio or agency environment
Electric is an Equal Opportunity Employer