Job Title: Production Manager
Date Posted: 12-11-2006
Job Location: Massachusetts-Boston
Job Type: Full Time
Education Level: Bachelors Degree
Work Experience: 2+ to 5 Years
Job Shift: First Shift
Yearly Salary:DOE (Depend on Experience)
Company Name: BlueSky Brands, INC
Company Website:
Contact Information: BlueSky Brands, INC   BlueSky Brands, INC (
Job Description:
BlueSky Brands, Inc, parent company of leading consumer direct marketers, Paragon Gifts and
Bits and Pieces, is currently looking for a Production Manager to join our team. This position
will be based out of our Allston, MA office and requires a self-motivated, self-starting
individual with a desire to learn and the ability to multi-task. 


v 5 years related experience
v Excellent communication skills, problem resolution skills, detail and organizational
v Ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines as needed.
v Ability to work independently, and take initiative.
v Must be willing to travel, for press “OK’s” and to Westerly, RI.


Reporting to the Creative Director, the Production Manager will be responsible for managing
the entire cycle of the catalog production process. Specific duties include, but not limited
v Full knowledge of Print Production and Color Management. 
v Create and maintain annual catalog production schedules
v Coordinating and Assisting at photo shoots and photo styling 
v Maintain deadlines throughout catalog production process
v Develop print instructions for each catalog drop for various vendors
v Communicate with vendors and applicable departments details and schedule of jobs
v Work closely with vendors to ensure 
v Reconcile invoices - researching, adjusting, coding, keeping current costs updated
v Release of color to pre-press and review of proofs
v Stay updated on changes that may affect the industry
v Coordinate catalog delivery with warehouses - handle internal catalog distribution (office
copies, departmental copies, etc.)
v Going to printer for color “OK’S” on press
v Oversee miscellaneous print projects, e.g., product development, packaging, business cards,
product instructions and labels, ads, etc
v Other applicable tasks to support Manager with above responsibilities

v A bachelor’s degree. 
v Proficiency in Excel, Quark, Photoshop
v Proof reading skills

Interested candidates submit resume to:
Human Resources 
89 Tom Harvey Road, Westerly, RI 02891.
Fax: 401 596 9405
No phone calls please
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