Mercury Search and Selection

Finishing Manager | Direct Mail | Middlesex

Up to £50k + pension, life insurance & 20 days holiday rising to 25 with service
28 Jul 2017
28 Aug 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

Middlesex based opportunity for a Finishing Manager to play a key role overseeing the finishing of full cross media marketing campaigns spanning from traditional direct mail to complete web to media tools for this exciting specialist with impressive in-house set up. The company offers a progressive career path and a brilliant opportunity to work on premium projects.

Finishing Manager | Direct Mail | Middlesex | Up to £50k

Located in North London, this company are the brains behind some of the most effective cross-media direct marketing campaigns ever seen in the UK. In addition to their state-of-the-art, in-house, digital printing and direct mail capabilities they have full in-house print production, finishing and fulfilment capabilities with the ability to source and manage every aspect of a campaign’s print production. High profile clients include well known fashion and cosmetics brands.

As Finishing Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Managing up to 35 members of staff across finishing and enclosing
  • Overseeing a range of equipment; guillotines, thermal laminators, horizon stitchers, folders and creasers
  • Ensuring all machinery is running at optimum levels
  • Planning and scheduling work
  • Creating efficiencies and improvements
  • Implementing policies and standards
  • Resolving any issues

Key attributes required:

  • Current experience working in a Finishing Manager capacity within the Print industry
  • Strong man management experience essential
  • Direct mail and personalisation experience preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal skills at all levels
  • Ability to work under pressure, prioritise schedules and manage workloads
  • Solid man-management experience

Excellent reputation, several award wins to their name and a fantastic employer in terms of its benefits, working conditions and remuneration packages.

Short listing is underway so please get in touch ASAP if the role is of interest.