Production Manager (packaging)
Major Players are working with a top London design agency who are in the market for an ambitious Production Manager. The Production Manager will be responsible for the packaging, print and production, handling some of biggest brands in the UK.
We are looking for a Production Manager with at least 3 years industry experience to manage clients' projects from start to finish, from brief through to implementation, constantly prioritizing, delegating and staying on top of all aspects of their projects.
The Production Manager will work alongside the Production Director and have a solid working knowledge of print and production processes with exceptional problem solving skills. You will need to have the motivation and drive to progress and develop their career, be a team player, a confident communicator, have excellent organisation skills and an eye for detail. You will need to have project management, client facing and relationship experience, supplier management, negotiation and experience working with a creative team.
The Production Manager will:
*Manage artwork scheduling needs from account management team
* Compile artwork schedule and distribute on a weekly basis
* Manage print schedules, determining relevant print and material specifications for artwork
* Managing studio colour printer for quality and maintenance
*Raise and approve purchase orders for suppliers
*Raising and approving purchase orders for suppliers
*Supporting account managers and / or designers on specific client projects
* Maintaining relationships with all stakeholders, internal and external - colleagues, clients and suppliers
The ideal candidate will have an agency background, working with luxury brands within a print and packaging environment.
If this sounds like the job for you, please apply!