Print Production Project Manager

London (Central)
Generous salary and benefits package. Details available on application
07 May 2019
07 Jun 2019
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Print Production Project Manager

We have a wonderful new role for an experienced print production professional to work for a leading publisher of Partworks and collectible publications. This is an interesting and varied production role, where you will work as part of the print production team, taking responsibility for overseeing and managing a smooth supply chain on a variety of Partwork, Direct Marketing and E-Com collections. This includes magazines, books, marketing inserts, binders etc. The Print Production Project Manager will have a pivotal role in fully managing the process from start to finish.

Key responsibilities of the role will involve:

  • Managing the supply chain from ‘file supply to printer’ to ‘delivery of finished product’.
  • Working closely with Editorial and Marketing to ensure new orders/collections are produced to correct specification and schedule.
  • Create/update budgets and manage costs
  • Taking overall responsibility for the management of key print/finishing related issues
  • Responsibility for finishing, including dummies for internal approval and logistical planning of delivery of components
  • Setting up and chairing production meetings
  • Visiting suppliers as required

To be considered for this exciting role you must have:

  • Demonstrable and proven experience in print production (print buying and/or finishing/packaging, rather than pre-press) essential.
  • Strong negotiation and numerical skills, and attention to detail
  • Able to work in a busy, fast-paced environment
  • Highly organised with the ability to communicate and work as part of a team, as well as independently.
  • Strong PC skills, including MS Excel, Word and Outlook.

This is a super role to broaden your production skills and work with some fantastic well-known titles.

There is a generous salary and benefits package on offer. For further details please send your CV with your salary expectations and availability.