Pre-Press Specialist

Metro DC | Contract | Job # 314469

Are you someone that knows how to manipulate digital files to prepare for print? Is pre-flight a term that you are accustomed to? Do you have the ability to assist a customer with putting their vision onto paper? If you know how to do these things and have strong customer service skills, this is the job for you. Our client is seeking a talented Pre-Press Specialist for a temporary hire in McLean VA.  

Pre-Press Specialist Requirements:
  • Provide consultation with customers to work together to achieve desired results 
  • Ability to manipulate files to ensure they are properly formatted and print ready
  •  Manage software at an administrative level to ensure all systems are running optimally 
  • Present new ideas to incorporate in our existing environment to stay ahead of industry trends Qualifications: 
  •  College degree or 1 year or less of pre-press experience 
  •  Proficient in Adobe Suite 
  •  Experienced in Microsoft Office Suite
  •  Strong consultation and communications skills 
  •  Deliver prompt and high-quality customer service 
  •  Ability to meet unrealistic deadlines 
  •  Ability to support and motivate others 
  •  Ability to stay positive and optimistic in midst while under pressure Top 2 Personal Competencies to process: 
  •  Partnership: Listen, compromise, and show respect when working and communicating with others 
  •  Drive for Execution: Treat obstacles as challenges to overcome, not excuses 
  •  Customer Focus (Internal and External): Personally engage with customers to learn their needs 

Preferred Skills: 
  • Wide Format Printing Experience 
  • Knowledgeable of Xerox Digital Presses and printers 
  • Knowledgeable of Fiery Command Workstation


Proposal Development Consultants LLC, provides a range of opportunities for proposal professionals and consultants who are able to support government and commercial clients. We are able to place our proposal professionals and consultants for our 500 local and national clients/companies in long term, short term as well as direct hire opportunities.

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