A prominent independent publisher of highly illustrated non-fiction books has an exciting new role of a Production Manager. They are looking for a Production professional to manage the production of their co-edition titles. The position reports to the Managing Director. The role is full-time, permanent and offers a hybrid working pattern of 3 days a week in the London office.
The role's responsibilities will include:
- Overseeing the production schedule and tracking all projects
- Liaising with and negotiating with international suppliers as well as developing business opportunities
- Creating costings with the sales team
- Forecasting pricings
- Checking all POs and production data is being logged correctly
You will be someone who is comfortable navigating Excel to a high level, has excellent negotiation and project management skills. An expert knowledge of binding processes, litho and digital as well as of working on illustrated 4-colour will be necessary. You will know the global shipping world well and you will understand printing specs for various formats.
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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