YSIDRA is a creative design studio that specializes in the design and production of distinctive, functional premium bespoke notebooks for promotional and corporate gifting.
We are looking to fill the position of a Production Manager.
This role requires you to review notebook and other solutions’ requirements for individual clients and projects, to ensure those requirements are understood and implemented to manage the quality of produced items to meet the projects and clients requirements.
In your role as a Production Manager, you will:
Co-ordinate and plan all activities required for the production of notebooks and other solutions.
Control the production schedules, creating them or checking those produced by others to ensure products are delivered on time. Re-negotiating timescales or schedules as necessary.
Determine quality control standards and ensuring they are met. Review every product checking for perfection.
Supervise delivery of product and evaluate and approve the invoices for the vendor.
Assist with the development of solutions to meet client needs
Participate in product design and conceptualization with CIO and other team members.
Estimate, negotiate and confirm budgets and timescales with clients and managers
Provide a high degree of technical support and expertise both to clients and associates drawing upon your knowledge of the production process.
Work with the project and business teams to agree and capture requirements, to ensure the continued development of the production workflow processes.
Attend business development meetings and other meetings as required, to give strategic production input.
Assist in Identifying product improvements or new products.
Work with the other internal teams to ensure reports are submitted as required for various workflows, and be involved in developing and delivering current and future reports relating to production.
Work with Graphic Designers, Artists, and marketing teams to create pictures, videos, brochures, direct mailings, print ads, digital content, and other marketing collateral.
Engage with marketing and administrative functions to ensure suitable and adequate resources are assigned to meet the needs of projects, jobs and client expectations.
Anticipate needed materials; place and expedite orders for materials; verifying receipt of materials
Confirm quotations, submit requests for bids, hire production team, frequently check on the status, and ensure the product is ready on time.
Organize the repair and routine maintenance of production equipment
Organize relevant training sessions
Ensure that health and safety regulations are met
How to Apply:
Interested applicants are to forward their application with the subject : Production Manager to (firstname.lastname@example.org )
Deadline for applications is 21 August 2017.