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Production Controller (Trade Books)

Location:
Central London
Salary:
Depends on experience
Date Posted:
09 Jan 2019
Advertising End Date:
09 Feb 2019
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Reference:
7537
Job Description

Our client, a publisher of fiction and illustrated non-fiction books, is looking for to expand their friendly production team. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing and profitable business in Central London.

Key duties:

  • Control the production of new books, reprints and other projects
  • Produce and deliver projects cost effectively and to standards
  • Coordinate on shipping and delivery
  • Prepare files for print production including flight-checking, generating barcodes, creating and correcting
  • prelim pages and making layout corrections 
  • Work closely with Editorial, Design and freelancers
  • Check digital proofs and quality of finished books
Experience / skills required
  • Good understanding of print production in trade publishing
  • Good Mac skills essential, and pre-press expertise advantageous 
  • Excellent IT skills 
  • Good interpersonal skills with an ability to build close working relationships

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

Contact:             Clare Chan
Tel:                    0203 574 4428

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