Production Executive

Share

Category:

Country:

City:

Contract type:

Salary: 
£18,000
Application Deadline: 
14 October 2017

Production Executive at Black Dog Publishing

The Production Executive will manage all stages of the production process, ensuring schedules are met and high quality standards are maintained in a cost effective manner.

- Proven experience in paperback and hardback productions. In quality checks of printing and binding.
- Maintaining relationships with printers throughout Europe and Asia.
- Compiling accurate print specifications
- Sourcing competitive comparative cost estimates for specifications.
- Monitoring progress against production schedules.
- Proactively maintaining clear communication between printers, shippers, external clients, and internal editorial, sales and design departments.
- Projecting book delivery schedules and coordinating logistics.
- Invoicing, processing payments and keeping accounts records.

The role would suit someone with at least 2 years experience with a background in arts administration or printing production, keen to gain experience in a publishing environment.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following qualities and capabilities:
- Evidence of prior administrative or production experience.
- Excellent organisational and logistical/project management skills.
- Efficient time management abilities, with a proven capacity to work efficiently and accurately, showing careful attention to detail.
- Clear and proactive communication skills.
- Proven ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
- A proactive and common sense approach to finding solutions to meet deadlines.
- A personable and professional manner.
- Proficiency in MS Office Suite and Mac systems.
- A keen interest in illustrated publishing.

The starting salary for the role is 18K per annum depending on experience. The hours of work are 9.30 am to 5.30 pm, Monday to Friday at our office in Islington, London.

How to apply: 

Please send your CV and a covering letter that clearly states how your experience and skills meet the Person Specification to Marcia Derraik at office@blackdogonline.com with Production Executive clearly stated in the subject header.

view
Nomi Chi
view
Meghan Volpe
Blush, Miranda Taylor, Relief
view
Miranda Taylor
view
Nicasio Torres
view
Oliver Barrett
view
Arielle Wilkins
view
Berta
view
Daniel Pitin
view
Kacper Kowalski
Torso
view
Ulrich Rolf Trüssel
view
Wacław Wantuch