We use cookies, by continuing to use his site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here for more information.

Accept cookies and hide this message.

The UK's largest recruitment consultancy in...



& Paper

World pioneers of Veriqual®

The system that goes beyond the conventional recruitment process.

0207 838 9695
0121 233 1522
0160 687 0017
0141 647 6688
Production Manager
Up to £45k pa depending on experience
Location: London Sector: Print
Reference: J1714 Sub-Sector: Commercial Print
Contact: George Thompson Telephone: 0141 647 6688
Our client is a leading digital print company operating in an exciting segmant of the market. We are looking for an experienced production manager to play a key leadership role in the business.

You will be responsible for managing the production and delivery of bespoke digital products and services to a high quality, on time and to budget. As part of the Operations and Delivery management team, you will provide overall leadership and direction to the digital production team that drives efficient internal processes and workflow for all digital production services, helping to advise sales and implementation teams working on digital institutional solutions delivery as to the best technology plan for a solution. You will manage your own projects and oversee those of your team. You will measure, coordinate and report on operational activity for digital production.

We are looking for someone with:-
- An excellent understanding of all print production processes.
? Excellent proactive communicator to business and key stakeholders (written and verbal).
? Able to adapt style to colleagues with varying levels of technical knowledge
? Ability to prioritise workload and manage multiple projects to tight deadlines
? Strong understanding and passion for the digital landscape and current/best practice approach to delivery.
? Strong attention to detail and a problem solving nature.
? Experience of focusing and guiding others in accomplishing work objectives
? A demonstrated ability to work independently, managing own time and prioritising effectively
? An understanding of the digital production/publishing process Minimum of 4 years job experience, including two years in a manager role
? Project management experience, particularly assessing and delivering digital content
? Experience of managing multiple digital projects to tight timeframes
? Self-starting - you need to be able to work with limited direction. The role will have a degree of autonomy and a ‘can do’ attitude is a must.
? You are likely to be working on multiple projects at any one time so successfully juggling priorities and projects will be key to success.
? Never satisfied with current processes and always willing to adapt and tune our ways of working
? Comfortable expressing opinions within the business.
? Intermediate or advanced Microsoft office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

***Please supply CV in word rather than PDF***


This position has now been filled, but has been left on our website as we have other similar vacancies to this on an ongoing basis that might interest you. More importantly, we have vacancies that are not advertised due to their confidential nature therefore it would certainly be in your interest to email your CV, as a word document, depending on which sector you are in, to :-

Head of Packaging recruitment – Greg Nelson – greg@harrison-scott.co.uk

Head of Print recruitment–Neil Pearson – neil@harrison-scott.co.uk

Head Paper recruitment – Gary Young – gary@harrison-scott.co.uk

Board level, account management and all levels of sales vacancies –

George Thompson – george@harrison-scott.co.uk

Our divisional heads will then email your CV internally to the consultant who specialises in your exact sector, for example a category of packaging is cartons, a category of print is print management, in fact we have over 30 specialist categories. Our specialist consultant will contact you if we have a live vacancy that matches, or contact you in the near future as soon a good match to skill set and experience becomes available.