Senior Production Controller/Manager

Bromley-by-Bow, London

Job summary

Augustus Martin
£40,000+ and car allowance of £300 per month
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

The Senior Production Controller/Manager will provide support to the Production Director to ensure the effective and efficient operation of the department by overseeing all aspects of the work. They will also ensure that a professional service is delivered to all our customers.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist with implementing new systems and processes (while improving existing systems and processes) to increase speed to Prepress, cost accountability, and a reduction in planning errors
  • Deputise for the Production Director
  • Assist with leading the production team to ensure maximum levels of productivity within the available resources
  • Ensure high levels of efficiency and effectiveness within the department
  • Ensure that the level of waste is minimised during daily operation
  • Assist in reporting weekly output and highlighting failures
  • Ensure the effective and efficient utilisation of staff and their skills
  • Undertake any other duties as may be reasonably required

Experience, Skills and Knowledge

  • At least 3 years’ experience of managing staff in a production/manufacturing/print retail setting
  • Experience of managing projects in a production/manufacturing/print retail setting
  • A good understanding of production/print processes and equipment within the industry
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience of having worked in print retail / media
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient Microsoft Office Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Excellent IT/systems skills
  • Experience and good knowledge of large format Digital, screen and Litho print processes
  • Ability to demonstrate and provide evidence and experience of improving processes and driving productivity improvements
  • Excellent critical thinker and problem-solving skills


  • £40,000+ salary - more for an exceptionally skilled candidate 
  • Car allowance of £300 per month

***Applicants must have the right to work in the UK*** 

***Please do not apply for this job if you do not ALREADY have the right to work in the UK***

If you would like more information about the role please contact Sheryl Fergus at

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