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Deputy Production Manager

Deputy Production Manager

Reference: TE0502 

Opportunity type: Fixed-term, Full-time 

Working hours: 35 hours a week  

Salary: £31,000 per annum plus great benefits 

Location: London - Tate Britain, The Lodge 

A great opportunity has arisen within the Production department of Tate Publishing for the role of Deputy Production Manager. We are a small yet busy team and the role will cover all production aspects of exhibition catalogues, trade and children’s books - in order to ensure that they are produced to a high standard, within budget and on time. Key responsibilities will include:

• To handle all the various stages during the production process of individual titles from initial costings to delivery of bound books
• To negotiate with repro houses and printers on costs and performance.
• To pursue high standards of reproduction and good quality/colour control. To travel to repro houses and printers for colour proofing and press passing as the situation demands.
• To undertake basic layout work as the occasion arises.
• To create and maintain agreed schedules; to inform and advise where they are in danger of slipping
• To keep production of each title within agreed budget, unless with the prior agreement of the Publishing Director
• In the absence of the Production Manager to manage the Production Department.

This is a fixed term maternity cover - up to 12 months.

We offer great benefits, staff training, performance and service awards, great discounts in our shops and catering outlets, Employee Assistance Program, Cycle scheme and free entry to exhibitions for our employees and their friends and family.

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Deputy Production Manager

Tate Commerce, London
Contract, Full-time, Maternity Contract, Permanent, Temporary
Production, Management, Trade