PD/Prepress Coordinator

Company Overview

Cottage Door Press is a young, dynamic, and award-winning children’s publisher located in Rolling Meadows, IL. Our focus is on bringing high-quality, educational and engaging content to the littlest readers, while motivating parents and caregivers to read aloud from birth in support of our “reading is learning” philosophy. Our fast-growing company is seeking a PD/Prepress Coordinator to join our creative, entrepreneurial team.

Job Overview

The PD/Prepress Coordinator will serve a very important role in the product development, production, and delivery cycle. The position reports to the Director of Purchasing.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Coordinate file and approval needs for the scheduled production to ensure the print run is accurate and on time
  • Coordinate prepress/production files
  • Coordinate proofs with printers
  • Manage approvals and feedback to printers on advances
  • Proofread/backup author for title-specific product specs
  • Coordinate PD request and quotation requests for a certain category of products Manage PD, file, and advance archiving

Minimum Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Previous working experience in Prepress for 3-5 years, proficient in Adobe CS Previous project management experience
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Attention to details
  • Superb communication skills Proactive in problem solving
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