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Production Manager

c. £36,000

We‘re proud to work with this well respected brand and packaging agency! They boast an impressive client portfolio of some of the UK‘s leading FMCG brands and they have been established for over 20 years.

They have a rare opportunity for an experienced Production Manager to join their team in Leeds.

Job Description:

This Production Manager position is a really key role in the business, so you must have demonstrable experience with an agency along with packaging knowledge.

You‘ll need to know how to set up Artwork and know your debossing, litho and substrates inside out. Keeping up with techniques, you‘ll have the ability to inspire the design team and troubleshoot any problems.

You‘ll manage workloads, plan schedules, manage the artwork studio, traffic, deliver on time, work within budgets and maintain top level standards of packaging artwork.

You‘ll have the technical and artwork expertise to be able to manage the work across a range of high profile retail brands that are household names.

The studio work includes Artwork for Press Ads, FMCG packaging and branding projects.

The studio workload can be demanding and you will need to be able to cope under pressure and ensure the team can work to tight deadlines.

What We‘re Looking For:

You‘ll be excited by packaging design and have a ‘can do‘ attitude along with meticulous attention to detail.

The ideal candidate will come from an agency background, have bags of enthusiasm and your personality will build relationships with clients and suppliers. You‘ll be happy client facing and have exceptional communication skills.

The team is structured so the Designers do the creative design and the Artworkers prepare all the files for print.

Based in fantastic office surroundings this is a wonderful opportunity to join a team who is part of a larger group with other UK and overseas offices. The agency offers on–site parking and they are a short commute from Leeds city centre.

To Apply:

If you think this role would suit you, please apply via the link below or call Emma Thomson on 0113 2183550 for a confidential discussion about the position.

We respond to all CVs so you will hear back from us within the next couple of days.

About Us:

The Book is the sister company of Network Marketing and specialises in creative and digital recruitment for agencies and in–house creative studios throughout the UK.

The Book is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age