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Production Controller

Join the forefront of partworks publishing in the UK, where captivating collectible series in crafts, model building, and comic books come to life. Our client, is looking to hire a Production Controller to join their team in lovely offices in London. They offer a salary of circa £35k per annum depending on experience and other benefits.

Our client is currently seeking an exceptional Production Controller. You will report into the Production Director and be responsible for a list of titles. Acting as the primary liaison, you will manage and coordinate with printers based in the UK, Spain, Italy, and China, facilitating seamless production processes. Additionally, you will collaborate with covermount suppliers, primarily located in China, as well as shippers, to guarantee timely delivery of their high-quality products.

To excel in this position, you should possess experience in print production, demonstrating a keen eye for detail and the ability to accurately specify various print types. While knowledge of covermount buying and product safety issues would be advantageous, it is not a prerequisite and training will be given. Exceptional communication skills are crucial, as you will engage with diverse stakeholders both within and outside the organization.

Our client recognizes the importance of work-life balance and offers a flexible working arrangement. Currently, their team divides their time between the office and remote work, spending three days in the office and two from the comfort of home. They can also offer full time in the office if that is your preference.

If you have got some production experience in publishing and are looking for a new role or the next step up in your career, please do attach your cv and apply today!

For a full description of the role, please send your CV with a brief paragraph outlining your relevant skills.

Closing Date: Early applications may be prioritised.

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Production Controller

Full-time, Permanent

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