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Senior Print Production Specialist

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Bring your drive for excellence, team orientation and customer commitment to Independence; help us renew and reimagine our business and shape the future of health care.  Our organization is looking to diversify, grow, innovate and serve, and we are looking for committed, empowered learning-oriented people to join our team.  If this describes you, we want to speak with you.

 

Calling all Print Production Specialists! Ready for your next challenge?

Here’s some background: 


We’re an in-house creative team tasked with developing…well, pretty much everything creative at Independence Blue Cross! From marketing materials and direct mail postcards to high-end event collateral and custom packaging, we do it all. And, now, we’re adding a Senior Print Production Specialist to help us stay ahead of the curve.


As a member of our production team, the Senior Print Production Specialist is responsible for managing print production and mailing of all projects produced in Creative Services. You’ll purchase print and mail fulfillment services, research print trends, evaluate suppliers, and collaborate with design and project management teams, internal business partners and external suppliers throughout the process.

We’re a motivated, progressive team focused on delivering innovative solutions that meet quality standards, on time and within budget. Sound good to you? Keep reading!


About the Job:

  • Coordinates and manages print production and mailings for Creative Services projects.
  • Drafts print and mail specifications; conducts request for quotes; evaluates and awards projects based on best pricing, specialty or schedule.
  • Builds and maintains relationships with external suppliers to ensure quality, deadlines and budgets are met.
  • Researches new technologies and trends in commercial printing and manufacturing and presents to design team. Owns vendor relationships and is the subject matter expert in graphic design production substrates.
  • Preflights and uploads artwork, reviews color proofs and bluelines and supervises each phase of the production process through delivery.
  • Assesses data for accuracy and preps for release; coordinates approvals with business partners and oversees progress through completion of mailing.
  • Monitors schedules and reports on production status.
  • Complies with the organization’s purchasing policies and procedures.
  • Creates bid summaries, requisitions, and purchase orders; processes invoices and tracks payments.


About you:

  • Five years of production experience working in an advertising agency, in-house creative department or commercial printer.
  • Strong knowledge of commercial and digital print technologies, direct mail, USPS regulations and vendor management.
  • Experience negotiating pricing and production timelines.
  • Effectively prioritize and manage multiple projects and must possess strong project management skills.
  • Knowledge of prepress process including Adobe Creative suite.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, Catalyst, People Soft, and workflow management software.
  • Must have excellent organizational and problem-solving skills, keen attention to detail and experience excelling in a fast-paced, high-volume environment.
  • Effectively communicates and collaborates in a team setting.


About Our Company

Serving more than 8 million people nationwide, including 2.5 million in southeastern Pennsylvania, Independence Health Group — together with its subsidiaries — is the leading health insurance organization in the Philadelphia region. Our mission to build healthier lives for you, your family, and your employees shapes our actions and decisions every day.

 

At Independence, we see each of our members as an individual, with unique needs and concerns. We’re dedicated to harnessing the very latest ideas and technologies to deliver access to care that meets those needs and surpasses your expectations.  For more information about Independence access our website at www.ibx.com. We’re revolutionizing health care, and our focus is on you!


Equal Employment Opportunity

Independence Blue Cross is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability. 

Agency Disclaimer

All resumes submitted directly to an Independence Blue Cross employee from a vendor via email, the Internet or in any other form without a valid written search agreement in place for this position from the Independence Blue Cross Family of Companies Human Resources Department will be deemed the sole property of Independence Blue Cross and the Independence Blue Cross Family of Companies. Please note that no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Independence Blue Cross or the Independence Blue Cross Family of Companies as a result of the referral or through means other than our established process. 

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