Truffle are looking for a Production Controller to help manage a busy workload for an expanding retail and ecommerce brand. Reporting into the Production Manager we'd like to find someone who's super organised, great at managing internal and external supplier relationships and can juggle multiple tasks.
We need people that have worked within Retail production in the past and is therefore super hot on PoS, PoP, window and large scale wall graphics and vinyls etc. There will also been an element of working across catalogues, seasonal promotional pieces etc therefore a thorough knowledge of all aspects of print will be required.
This is an immediate start for the end of September running through (initially) to Christmas therefore don't delay and get your details over ASAP.
This isn't a design or marketing role, so if you're a budding designer or marketer please don't apply!
What you'll be doing
· Working closely with the creative and production team.
· Working with suppliers, including printers, freelancers and photographers
· Scheduling and trafficking work through the studio
· Negotiating timescales and budgets
What will you need?
To apply for this role, you'll need to be extremely organised and have the ability to juggle shifting and tight deadlines within a pressurised environment. Being responsible for what goes to print, you'll also need a keen eye for detail and be able to show a sound understanding of brand, and a passion for perfection. The team is fast moving, so being assertive, proactive and spotting the opportunities to help and improve things are also vital.
So, do you possess the following?
- Experience in a similar role within a retail studio or on a retail account
- Experience managing processes within a similar organisation
- Experience attending press passes and working alongside designers and printers
- The ability to manage multiple projects of varying complexities simultaneously
- Acute attention to detail with the ability to work quickly and accurately
- Strong analytical, problem solving and communication skills
Get in touch with firstname.lastname@example.org for more information