Freelance Print Production Manager
International Freelance Print Production Manager needed ASAP.
Part of this role is attendance of Packaging Print Trials at my clients suppliers, these suppliers are in the UK and Europe. We need someone who has experience of the majority of packaging print processes. Any item of packaging may need print trialling so therefore it could be labels, cartons, direct print on tubes (plastic, laminate or aluminium), spraying of glass, printing of sachets. Master batch colour approval of jars/bottles.
They should be comfortable attending suppliers on their own, having received a full briefing from busy brand teams. But also be able to steer a brand team on best practice if they are also in attendance. There is an element of on-site problem solving and trying to deliver the best possible solution, given any issues that may occur. Being able to present results of a print trial and explain the options that have been generated with a recommendation of which is best matched to target. Also the ability to be able to challenge brand if they feel that there is a potential issue, prior to attending the print trial.
This role is part time - 1 to 2 days both UK and international on an ad hoc basis ongoing, as the print trial calendar can vary, so best suited for someone who does not want full time dates. It would be on an ad hoc basis with some months busier than others.
Must be UK based and able able to travel globally.
The ideal candidate will have a artwork or design background within packaging and have moved into print operations.
Paying 250 per day.
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