Musicstage Production Controller (print-on-demand catalogue), Edition Peters

Job Information

  • Posted By : Musicstage
  • Posted On : Nov 22, 2016
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  • Category : Business
  • Description : Production Controller (print-on-demand catalogue)
  • Location : 2-6 Bache's Street, London N1 6DN, United Kingdom

Profile Information

Terms

  • Job title Production Controller (print-on-demand catalogue)
  • Salary & benefits Please contact the advertiser for further information
  • Full time/part time Full time
  • Contract type Fixed term
  • Job location 2-6 Bache's Street, London N1 6DN, United Kingdom

About the employer

Job description & requirements

  • Job description Edition Peters UK wishes to appoint a temporary Production Controller (six-month contract) to oversee the print-on-demand part of the business through a period of development and refinement of the POD delivery model.

    Specific goals:

    Oversee the print-on-demand schedule of an extensive list of music publications
    Manage PDF assets, creating a central resource of artwork from the Leipzig, London and New York offices which is consistent in presentation style and production standards
    Run the database and associated programs in order to optimize production workflows
    Prioritize workloads so that all deadlines are met without compromising standards
    Maintain good working relationships with all Edition Peters personnel involved in the editorial and production processes, and with external printers
  • Required skills The successful candidate will have:

    An interest in classical music
    Interest (and demonstrable skills) in working with databases
    Computer literacy (Microsoft Office essential; Adobe InDesign and Acrobat desirable)
    Patience, diplomacy and tact
    Time-management skills, flexibility and determination to achieve deadlines without compromising standards
  • Additional information The following skills would also be desirable:

    Experience of print production, and knowledge of different methods of printing
    Familiarity with all types of classical music (using both standard and non-standard notation)
    Fluency in German
  • Posted on November 22, 2016

Applications

  • How to apply Please send your CV with a covering letter to
    Andrew Hanley, Head of Editorial and Publishing Services
    Edition Peters UK
    2–6 Baches Street
    London N1 6DN
    Email: andrew.hanley@editionpeters.com
  • Application deadline December 1, 2016