Production Manager

  • Job Description:
    Production Manager We seek an experienced, dynamic, high energy, organized, hands-on production manager to oversee and handle the complete manufacturing and production process of ASPEN magazine. Responsibilities include: overseeing the production process for all our publications, 6 issues of ASPEN and 2 brand extensions of Guide and special issues and promotional/marketing materials; the creation and monitoring of all schedules (print and web), working with printers and outside vendors, including liaising with pre-press, printing and other paper vendors for quality control. Must have good people and problem-solving skills in dealing with advertiser inquiries, requests, and ensure with account executives that all contractual obligations for advertising positioning are met. Reporting directly to Business Manager, you are responsible for procurement and analysis of bids, contract negotiations, maintenance of established budgets and cost controls, coordinating with editorial, art and advertising sales staffs, and management of freelance production staff when required. Some layout and design work. This individual must have strong managerial skills, the ability to multitask, the capacity to work under pressure, a comprehensive understanding of magazine/web publishing. and the ability to work closely with all members of the management team. Must have production experience and advanced knowledge of pre-press, composition, printing, binding, color separation, proofing, paper and extensive experience with In Design, Illustrator, Photoshop. Must live in, be knowledgeable about Colorado resort, and planning to make a lifestyle move in advance
  • Position: Other
  • Area of Focus: Production
  • City: Other
  • Region: Rockies
  • Duration: Full-time
  • Benefits: Ski Pass, Gym/Spa Membership, Health Insurance
  • Company: Aspen Magazine
  • Contact Email:business@aspenmagazine.com
  • Contact Name: Lauren Weissman
  • How to Apply: email resume and letter of interest.
  • Job Requirements: See above. Salary range: $40k-$50k plus benefits.
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