Print & Digital Production Manager

England - West Midlands | £30000 - £35000 per annum

  • Category: Design & Creative, Media, Publishing & Creative Arts
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Posted: 23 November 2012
  • Closing: 21 December 2012
  • Reference: BSMGK1234

Job Description

Print and Digital Production Manager, Warwickshire

An established organisation in the leisure and travel sector is currently looking for a talented Print & Digital Production Manager to join their busy Marketing and Communication dept based in their great offices in Warwickshire.

Reporting to the Editor of Publications, the role will involve effectively managing both print, design and digital production, working to tight deadlines and within strict budgets. You will be an expert at Scheduling !! The role involves managing a team of 4 direct reports, including Graphic Designers and a Print and Production Controller.

This is a varied role so candidates will be adept at managing large budgets while keeping an eye on cost control. Supporting the Editor of Publications with new product development, you will exploit the company's content and intellectual property to develop new print and digital products that meet the needs of the members of this Not for Profit organisation.

Where possible you will create new revenue streams and you will be responsible for managing the production of the company's printed and digital publications and marketing literature.

Key responsibilities will include…

• Managing the production of printed and non-printed publications
• Developing the company’s brand image and overseeing creative delivery
• Supporting with new product development
• Providing schedules and costs for all design work
• Monitoring the processes of all work, controlling it from artwork
conception through to delivery

The ideal candidate will have a strong background working in a similar role with previous production management experience across a wide variety of products, both on and offline.

To succeed in this role you will have experience working in a publishing or marketing agency environment with at least 2 years previous management experience of handling production across a wide range of products as well as 5 years experience of print production.

You will have strong analytical and computer skills to include - Indesign, Photoshop, Quark, Illustrator, Flash and you will be MAC literate.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to join an established organisation in the leisure and travel sector and work to manage on and offline print, design and election functions.

Ideally we will be looking for a candidate who has already deleivered multi channel publishing in a commercial environment, and can now help them deleiver new print and digital products and, If you can manage creative people and get the best out of them this will also be an advantage !

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Recruiter Details


Georgina Kaye

01789 293 893

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