Buying/Production Manager Job In Bradford

Buying/Production Manager


  • c. £48,000
  • Posted: 19/02/2018
  • Bradford
  • Job Ref: 593105043
  • Permanent

Job Details

This well-known multinational retailer is in need of an experienced Print Buying and Production Manager to join the team. Not only will you be working on top brands but you will be rewarded with excellent benefits and a superb working environment, generous holidays, stake holder pension scheme, sales discount, BUPA/Medicash, flexible working and subsidised car parking. Roles like this don't come around very often! The main purpose of the role is to buy the print for the production of Catalogues, Direct Mail, Posters and Flyers, managing the team responsible for the print production process, forming great relationships with all involved, internally and externally. You'll ensuring the finished product meets costs and deadlines. You will manage the quality control process ensuring all printed material meets agreed specifications. You will source reliable suppliers ensuring maximum service at the most effective cost to the business. Experience of creating tenders is essential, as is the ability to negotiate and manage contracts. Job Description: The Print Buying and Production Manager is an integral part of the team. You will be responsible for: " Print Buying " Print Production " Managing the Postal and Mailing House relationships " Managing a small well-established team You'll have meticulous attention to detail and experience of meeting tight deadlines. What We're Looking For: To be considered for this role, you must have the following: " Catalogue/brochure and direct marketing print buying experience " Understand the print production process including press passing " Understand reprographics technologies " Managed relationships with Mailing Houses and Postal suppliers contracts " Managed a small team " Be an excellent planner and have a strategic approach You will come from a print/production background with proven Direct Mail and Catalogue experience with the ability to negotiate the best print costs and deliver on time. To Apply: If you think this role would suit you, please apply via the link below or call Angela Hough 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