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PreMedia Production Specialist

Location: Plano, TX, United States -
Job ID: 1086426
Corporate Positions
Marketing & Advertising
Job Type: Full-Time
Date Updated: Nov 12, 2019

PreMedia Production Specialist

J.C. Penney Company, Inc.

Plano, Texas

The PreMedia Production Specialist should be passionate about the goals of JCPenney’s Creative Services Team. Seeking someone who can interact effectively with others and a good team player. Excellent project and time management skills, ability to prioritize work. Can manage multiple projects at a time, work efficiently under pressure and self-disciplined.

The role is responsible for set-up, preparing, fixing, submitting, and shipping assigned PreMedia work in a timely and accurate manner.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Performs production, prepress, and quality assurance duties including mechanical correctness, file clean up, image management, font and logo collection and PDF creation.  
  • Prepares files for release to printer as per production schedule and adheres to tight deadlines.
  • Performs file management, data back up and other routine clerical tasks for assigned events. 
  • Generate final color guides, position proofs, and ship to plants.
  • Participates in meetings and project team activities.
  • Participates in project work and perform other duties as assigned.

Core Competencies & Accomplishments:

  • Bachelors Degree in Fine Arts, Graphic Design or Advertising preferred. 
  • 3+ years of print production, prepress production experience from an in house creative services or agency. Retail industry experience a plus.
  • Strong knowledge of print production principles and technology/industry practices. 
  • Strong communication skills; ability to establish and maintain relationships with creative advertising team and production team.
  • Demonstrates strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task and project manage under tight deadlines. Excellent attention to detail and strong visualization skills.
  • Self-disciplined.
  • Problem-solving skills with the ability to use available resources to solve issues.
  • Must be proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, and FileMaker and Microsoft Office for Mac.
  • Must be able to learn new technology, including new/updated software and hardware.

What you get:

Our corporate office, located within the exciting new development of Legacy West in Plano, Texas, supports JCPenney stores and supply chain facilities nationwide.  We offer a competitive benefits package including medical/dental/vision, term life insurance, paid vacation/holidays, 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, and an associate discount on JCPenney merchandise.  On-site campus amenities include health clinic, pharmacy, daycare and preschool, full cafeteria service, a 24-hour fitness center and free garage parking.

About JCPenney:

At JCPenney, we share a passion for serving customers, supporting our communities and being the best retailer for all families. As a company founded on the Golden Rule, our success is rooted in the belief that we treat everyone the way we would want to be treated. At every touchpoint, customers discover stylish merchandise at incredible value from an extensive portfolio of private, exclusive and national brands. Reinforcing this shopping experience is the customer service and warrior spirit of approximately 98,000 associates across the globe, all driving toward the Company's mission to help customers find what they love for less time, money and effort.

Working at JCPenney means joining a dedicated team of associates who are encouraged to be uniquely themselves in a safe, caring and welcoming environment. It is a place where careers prosper, accomplishments are celebrated and diversity flourishes. It’s a place that’s meant for you.

For more opportunities to join our team please visit our careers page.

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Job Title: PreMedia Production Specialist
Location: Plano, TX, United States -
Job ID: 1086426

J.C. Penney Company Inc.
Plano, Texas

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