Southern Graphic Systems Singapore P/L

Print Production Manager - Artwork

Southern Graphic Systems Singapore P/L
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Posted on 23 Feb 2021

Print Production Manager - Artwork

Southern Graphic Systems Singapore P/L

Job Highlights

  • 5 years’ experience in design, Artwork, Pre-Press
  • Knowledge on Flexo offset and gravure knowledge
  • Project Management skillset

Job Description

This position provides packaging process management and technical support services to clients. He/she proactively manages the client packaging art development process under client asset management system, to produce packaging on time and of the highest quality. He/she is the front line representative to client.

  • Manage all portions of the packaging development process in cooperation with the client process leaders (such as DDS, Printers, Design agencies etc.) to meet project timelines in an effective way
  • Provide technical leadership and input throughout the packaging production process
  • Proactively identify potential issues to the process leaders or key SPOC and suggest options to avoid delay on CPS and/or provide solution to the issue Identify root cause after an unavoidable incident, propose improvement plan to avoid reoccurrence
  • Support client to manage their supply chain such as printer, design/art studio, and different client departments to implement correct artwork process.
  • Propose corrective action plan if needed Prompt, clear and accurate information flow to various parties within SGS.
  • Such as briefs for color development and graphic adaptation Suggest improvements to the workflow and implement these changes where possible Lead and contribute technical knowledge in pre-production meetings
  • Provide weekly update of incoming projects if applicable Maintain project status documentations as per manager’s / client’s request.
  • Provide input / review quality related reports Provide prompt and professional feedback / advice to CSRs as and when required Ad hoc assignment per manager’s request
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in design, Artwork, Pre-Press, Printing in Packaging industry Knowledge on Flexo offset and gravure with excellent Colour management knowledge and skills
  • Should have hands on experience on application like Adobe “Illustrator and Photoshop”, Esko and other Packaging high end system
  • Should have conducted printer audit which include qualitative and determining printing press profile (finger printing)
  • Should be conversant with latest trend and technologies in packaging and prepress printing. Should have undertaken assignment for printer development and also has conducted press approval.
  • Trouble shooting and hand holding printers to achieve the desire results Work very closely with printers on complete process from cylinder making to packing print material delivery as per client specification and targets
  • To know how to use Spectro photo meter for colour management and readings.
  • Project management Skills would be added advantage
  • Kindly send in your CV in English language.

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
5 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

SGS & Co is a global brand impact group delivering speed and quality through innovation and insights to drive impact for our world class clients. We combine deep expertise in design, graphic services, production, technology, and process optimization with unmatched marketplace understanding, dynamic ideas, and client first customer service. We bring the world’s best brands to life and set them up for success in a modern world.  

SGS & 
Co shifts brands to impact through the strength of our people. Our team of nearly 5,000 employees across 30+ countries works collaboratively to exceed client expectations today and anticipate how we’ll need to pivot together to win tomorrow. We take pride in our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion along with our ambition to lead the industry to a more sustainable future to drive positive impact for our clients, our people, and our planet.

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