Print & Mailing Production Manager 

City of Bristol
28 Apr 2017
28 May 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

Print & Mailing Production Manager 

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced production manager.  You’ll lead our production operation and be accountable for its planning, reporting and performance.  As well as managing an experienced team, you’ll ensure production is of the highest quality, cost effective and punctual.

For more than 20 years we have been working with a broad portfolio of clients delivering digital print and direct mail services.   We are a friendly company that embraces innovation and technology and we are proud of our environmentally-friendly credentials.

As production manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining and communicating the production schedule.
  • Forecasting product delivery with sales/account management and internal stakeholders ensuring any problems are communicated in a timely manner.
  • Ensuring there is sufficient capacity in the production teams to meet short and long-term forecasts, with flexibility for the unexpected.
  • Responsibility for the implementation of and compliance with the Quality Management System within production
  • Ensuring the production team is managed to optimise the costs of project delivery, recruiting and managing the best team possible.
  • Maintaining an excellent level of communication throughout the business.
  • Implementing appropriate Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to measure and support continuous improvement activity in production

This key role requires someone who has previous production management experience as assistant or above.  You will have strong communication and management skills.  Ambitious, and focused, you will take a methodical approach to problem solving and pay attention to detail.

We want to hear from you if you have:

  • At least 3 years’ production management experience
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Excellent organisational and leadership skills
  • Experience in quality system requirements e.g. ISO 9001
  • Experience dealing with a variety of sub-contract vendors
  • A can-do attitude with a determination to drive forward improvements within our successful business.

You will receive a competitive salary to work in our relaxed, flexible environment.

To apply, please submit your CV, salary expectations and a covering letter to our recruitment agency explaining why you want to work with us by completing the form below.