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Production Controller

Are you a great Production candidate looking to take on a new challenge as a Production Controller? Are you immediately free for up to a 12 month contract?

Our client, a world renowned trade publisher based in central London, is looking for a Production Controller to work on custom titles across 4 colour, mono and co-editions. The role will focus on the production and delivery of global books across the publishing markets.

Key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Solid print experience in 4c / mono and co-edition printing
  • Solid experience of various binding styles and cover finishes
  • Good understanding and experience of global supply chain and experience with Far East suppliers
  • Commercially aware with understanding of market pressures (i.e. freight issues / material and labour challenges)
  • Room for growth
  • Ability to communicate well and not hide behind email
  • Proactive and solution focused approach; they need to be able to problem solve situations
  • IT literate - there's a lot of admin at DK so they need to have good basics in spreadsheets, email, etc
  • Flexible and calm under pressure; it's a demanding list and needs someone who can manage multiple projects at the same time

The successful candidate will have B3, excellent time management skills as well as a strong eye for detail. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Production professional with a solid understanding of formats and packaging solutions and full-colour printing to work in a commercial and driven environment.

Inspired Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Production Controller

Contract, Full-time
Trade, Production

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