We are looking for an experienced magazine production manager to oversee the production of a several magazines & special publications, from initial meetings that decide editorial & advertising to the final stages of production, design, printing & circulation. This job demands strong time management, excellent interpersonal communication skills & the ability to manage multiple, competing deadlines.
You would be required to coordinate the editorial, design, advertising & production teams to ensure coordination between departments. You would be responsible for reviewing, implementing & adjusting the production schedule as necessary, follow up with various departments to ensure they meet production targets, track stages of the project, troubleshoot problems, communicate with printers & vendors to ensure print quality & prepare production reports. You would also set goals, support team members, monitor overall progress & manage alterations to the scope of the project.
You must have a solid understanding of project management & print production. Many of these positions benefit from past experience in print media, business administration, communication, management or a related work experience or degree level qualifications that combine decision-making, communication & media production.
Besides this, additional knowledge of graphic design, editing, proofreading, finance & accounting would also be a key attributes. We are looking for a candidate that can pay strong attention to detail & be tactful negotiators, well organised, flexible, calm under pressure & good at delegating work. They also need to prioritise competing demands.
If you think you would like to take up this challenge we would like to hear from you.
Please do not apply if you have not got experience in this area & have a good command of the English language both written & spoken.
About the Company
tpg is an international creative publishing & design agency, formed in 1997 & every day since then has successfully being helping clients to communicate with their audiences & grow their businesses. Designing everything from brands & identities, publications & company brochures, photography & film to websites & digital media.