Advertising Production Manager: Coordinates activities of design, illustration, photography, paste-up, and typography personnel to prepare advertisements for publication, and supervises workers engaged in pasting up advertising layouts in art department or studio: Determines arrangement of artwork and photographs and selects style and size of type, considering factors for example size of advertisement, design, layout, sketches, and method or printing specified. Submits copy and typography instructions to the printing firm or department for typesetting. Reviews proofs of printed copy for conformance to specifications. Assigns personnel to mount printed copy and illustration on final layouts, coordinating assignments with completion of artwork to ensure that schedules are maintained. Writes instructions for final margin widths and type sizes, and submits a layout for printing. Examines layout proofs for quality of printing and conformance to the layout.