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Production Controller

Location:
Oxfordshire
Salary:
Available upon request
Date Posted:
27 Nov 2018
Advertising End Date:
19 Dec 2018
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Reference:
7467
Job Description
We have a great opportunity to work as a Production Controller for a world leading publisher of books and journals in Oxfordshire. You will be working on their Books team, and be responsible for the manufacturing of their print titles to budget and schedule. 

Key duties:

Oversee the production process from receipt of files to delivery
Schedule the sourcing, testing and purchase of all book-making materials
Ensure books are produced on time to a high quality standard
Work with printers across the globe to ensure cost-effective supply to both warehouses and customers
Interpret book specifications and create specifications
Prepare files for print and co-ordinate production schedules
Negotiate print prices to ensure books are produced to budget
Issue Purchase Orders and invoices in a timely manner


Experience / skills required:


Basic understating of book production processes
Keen eye for detail, excellent problem solving skills, and a fast learner
Excellent communication and organisation skills, with the ability to multi-task
Excellent system Knowledge of Word and Adobe CS


For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to clairecs@atwoodtate.co.uk

Contact:        Claire Carrington-Smith       
Tel:               01865 339 532

Atwood Tate embraces diversity and seeks to promote the benefits of diversity in all of our business activities and to develop a business culture that reflects that belief. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief.