Project Manager

Fantastic opportunity to cover 6 months maternity leave in a well established Publishing company in Hatfield.

Desperately seeking not Susan but a creative Project Manager!


• Take ownership of projects, from inception to delivery of PDFs to print
• Create and manage project flatplans
• Ensure all project deadlines are met
• Act as main point of communication for all aspects of the project
• Sourcing text and image content from contributors
• Meet with clients, obtaining briefs, understanding and following brand guidelines
• Writing and sub-editing supplied copy
• Brief the design team
• Work on multiple of projects at any one time
• Finalising pages for approval, and signing pages off for printing
• Working closely with the sales team, help maximise revenue opportunities

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to gain a wide range of experience leading print and digital projects and to develop their skills and career in publishing.

Skills required

• Excellent organisation and time management skills
• Strong attention to detail
• Ability to manage change and remain flexible
• Excellent written and verbal communication
• Calm even when under pressure
• Can work as part of a team
• Experience of print production and an awareness of digital publishing
• Knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite of products especially InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator, as well as QuarkXPress an advantage
• Commercial awareness

Previous Project Management experience preferable and a Degree level or relevant qualification desirable.

Salary 25k-28K full time 6 months contract.

Job Summary

Job Title Project Manager
Location Hatfield
Job Type Permanent
Salary £28k
Last Updated 23/07/2018
Reference SF41362
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