The Production Manager is responsible for final formatting, graphics, editorial support, reproduction, binding, and packaging for delivery.
- Responsible for the implementation of the Production Plan and compliance with RFP instructions regarding formatting, packaging, and delivery.
- The Production Manager also oversees the rendering of graphics and their insertion into the document.
- Functions as a single point of contact for production assistance, tracking, and quality control.
- Responsible for maintaining configuration management once production begins.
In some companies, the Production Manager oversees word processing and document changes. In organizations that are lucky enough to have professional editors, the Production Manager also oversees editorial support. This is becoming more and more rare in favor of people entering their own changes. The Production Manager functions as a single point of contact for production assistance, tracking, and quality control.