Production Controller, London
Phaidon Press, the premier global publisher of the creative arts, is looking for a multi-skilled Production Controller to work as part of its global production team.
The successful candidate will work on Phaidon’s front-list titles and will be responsible for the complete production process of a range of titles, from concept to delivery to port.
Working closely with the Editorial Department, external designers and overseas suppliers, the ideal candidate will have an amazing eye for colour and the ability to realise design visions at the very highest quality levels necessary to be part of the Phaidon production team. 3–5 years previous experience of working in a book-production environment, along with a strong understanding of print and repro book-production processes is essential.
Reporting to the Senior Production Manager, you will be a clear communicator with excellent multi-tasking skills, along with the ability to work in a fast paced environment, and to deliver products to our exacting quality standards, on time and to budget.
Experience and Skills Required
If you think this is the perfect job for you, please send a copy of your CV, together with a covering letter to email@example.com.
The closing date for applications is Wednesday 31 January 2017.If you have not been contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.
Please note that this is a permanent, full time position located in our London office and that all candidates must have the right to work in the UK. Phaidon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Work experience on the Wallpaper* City Guides photography and editorial desks
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We currently ONLY require those with fluency in Japanese.
Applicants should send a CV along with a short cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org specifying your interest in either editorial or photography desk.
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The London office is currently looking to refresh its freelance contact list and is seeking experienced Freelance Artworkers and Typesetters. Phaidon books require excellence in design, typesetting and schedule management. Applicants must have attention to detail, together with first-class InDesign skills and fluency in other programmes, such as Photoshop and Illustrator.
We are looking for people who are happy to work in-house at our canal-side offices when necessary.
Please send a full CV, covering letter and a sample portfolio to João Mota, Design Manager, Phaidon Press Limited, Regent's Wharf, All Saints Street, London N1 9PA, email@example.com