Kforce Print Production Specialist in Rockville, Maryland

Kforce has a client in search of a Print Production Specialist in Rockville, Maryland (MD).Summary:The ideal candidate will be responsible for overseeing and coordinating production support activities of print collateral projects (i.e., brochures, posters, flyers, postcards, invitations, ads, directories, cards, handbooks and more) in process, coordinated by Communication Specialists.Responsibilities:

  • Work with Communication Specialists in order to assist them in completing their projects, from approvals, print production through fulfillment

  • Responsibilities include managing budgets, generating cost estimates and invoice reconciliation, press checks, vendor negotiation, and quality control

  • Ten years of experience as a full-time production manager in a fast-paced team environment using current electronic/internet/software technologies to produce a wide range of print and non-print materials required

  • Five years of experience working with and purchasing from various vendors associated with the production of materials required

  • Five years of experience managing production processes

  • 4 - 5 years of print production experience in a corporate environment or an agency

Additional Requirements:

  • Demonstrated excellent written, verbal, and electronic communication skills required

  • Demonstrated problem-solving and program-management skills required

  • Experience in both the PC and Macintosh platform required

  • Strong computing skills in Microsoft Office, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel required

  • Familiarity in Adobe Creative suite products, including Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign required

  • Excellent organizational and management skills required

  • Ability to work in a Labor Management Partnership environment required

  • Familiarity with health care, organizational communications, media relations, advertising, marketing communications, and related spheres of professional communication experience required

  • Demonstrated understanding of Web and print design and production

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively under deadline pressure

  • Demonstrated strong project and time management skills; Must track multiple deadlines and fiscal elements of assigned projects

  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a marketing department on a team with other professional communicators

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours