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Production Controller

Available on request
17 Feb 2020
27 Feb 2020
Vacancy Type:
Job Description
Do you have production and print buying experience? Are you looking to work for a great company in Oxford with an excellent range of benefits? This is a great chance for a Production Assistant/Controller looking to take the next step in their career to join a friendly team in attractive offices in Oxford and work on some leading products.

Key duties:
  • Manage the production of a list of books and eBooks through receipt of files to delivery
  • Prepare files for print and coordinate production schedules
  • Manage print prices to ensure products are produced to budget
  • Monitor and update print and shipping schedules
  • Liaise with in house departments and external suppliers in the Far East and UK
  • Ensure high quality for all products
  • Some design work eg correcting layouts and artworking covers using templates

Experience / skills required:

  • Some experience of working in a 4-colour production role (ideally books)
  • Experience of costings and print buying
  • Proven experience of managing schedules and budgets
  • Excellent eye for detail
  • You will ideally be familiar with XML workflows (not essential)
  • Some experience with InDesign and ideally Photoshop  
  • Ability to manage time and prioritise effectively

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

Contact:        Claire Law
Tel:                0203 574 4423

Due to the volume of applications we receive we are often only able to contact successful applicants.  If you haven't heard from us within 7 days you have probably been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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.