Production & Design Senior Controller – Publishing

We are currently working with a leading Kent based media/publishing company.

Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking a Production & Design Senior Controller to join their team based in Ashford.

Reporting directly to the Production & Design Manager, the Production & Design Senior Controller will assist in setting up a new production and design team.

The team will be responsible for the advertising production and some advertising design for all magazine titles looked after by the business. You will run the whole process from copy chasing, copy setting and ensuring all deadlines are met.

The Production & Design Senior Controller will be responsible for:

Work with the production team to ensure all copy is chased and deadlines are met for a busy sales team.
Liaise with clients to chase advertising copy, by phone and email and update relevant databases.
Check advertising copy thoroughly.
Amend and design artwork for clients.
Proof and check pages before going to press.
Ensure all pages are sent to press correctly.
Liaise with sales, printers and repro on a portfolio of magazines.
Ensure schedules are managed and met, accommodating changes if necessary.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

A minimum of 2 years experience in a similar production role.
Experience in workflows.
Experience of working in a highly pressurised, fast paced environment.
Experience of Indesign, Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat.
Knowledge of both Macs and PC’s are essential.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a new division within an already successful and growing business.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Production & Design Manager – Publishing

We are currently working with a leading Kent based media/publishing company.

Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking a Production & Design Manager to join their team based in Ashford.

Reporting directly to the MD, the Production & Design Manager be responsible for setting up a new production and design team.

The team will be responsible for the advertising production and some advertising design for all magazine titles looked after by the business. You will run the whole process from copy chasing, copy setting and ensuring all deadlines are met.

The Production & Design Manager will be responsible for:

Leading a production team to ensure all copy is chased and deadlines are met for a busy sales team.
Liaise with clients to chase advertising copy, by phone and email and update relevant databases.
Check advertising copy thoroughly.
Amend and design artwork for clients.
Proof and check pages before going to press.
Ensure all pages are sent to press correctly.
Liaise with sales, printers and repro on a portfolio of magazines.
Ensure schedules are managed and met, accommodating changes if necessary.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

A minimum of 4 years experience in a similar production role.
Experience in workflows.
Experience of working in a highly pressurised, fast paced environment.
Experience of Indesign, Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat.
Knowledge of both Macs and PC’s are essential.

This is an excellent opportunity to set up and develop a new division within an already successful and growing business.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. KHR – Recruitment Specialists is a trading name of KH Recruitment Ltd Keep in touch with us online for job alerts, industry updates and market…

Production Operatives – full training provided

Are you looking for a secure job in a company that invests in its staff? Are you good with your hands and carrying out precise assembly tasks?

We are recruiting production operatives in and around Edenbridge who are looking for a long term, permanent career. The role involves assembling electrical products and wiring using hand tools and microscopes.

This role is suitable for anybody with manual dexterity and a versatile skill base. No experience necessary as full training will be provided.

Onsite parking provided, fixed working hours and monthly bonuses are achievable for the right candidates. Location is very close to Edenbridge station.

Duties of the role include:
– Maintaining a clean and clear working space
– Assembly work using microscopes
– Part and product preparation
– Checking paperwork and quality control
– Electrical wiring using schematics

You may be required to undertake additional duties and responsibilites which will contribute towards the success of your team.

The ideal candidate will:
– Be a clear and confident communicator
– Be quick and keen to learn
– Have a positive, can-do attitude
– Have excellent manual skills
– Be flexible in approach to work
– Live locally or able to travel to Edenbridge

For more information, send CVs to Ellie or call the office.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Quality Technician

Quality Technician
Permanent
Competitive Salary

A new opportunity has become available within a centenary growing multinational business. Our client offers full and rewarding careers, competitive salary/benefits and great opportunities in a supportive and dynamic environment.

We are looking for a Quality Technician who is highly motivated, open to develop their skills and knowledge that is looking for development and career progression.

The Quality Technician will be responsible for maintaining interpretations of the quality system requirements by ensuring documented practices meet the business integrated management system standards.

What you will be doing:

Collaborating with colleagues & suppliers to determine or rectify non-conformities of materials, products or processes.
Resolve quality issues by identifying problems, determining the root cause, examining solution options & implementing appropriate corrective actions.
Facilitate and promote the use of appropriate problem-solving techniques for effective root cause analysis and successful corrective actions.
Participate in first article inspections (FAI) for supplied materials or products.
Provide engineering support to operations ensuring consistent application of quality techniques.
Recommend and implement enhancements to the quality system that result in improved corporate quality performance, increased customer satisfaction, and/or simplification of processes to reduce costs.
Develop the annual audit plan, perform necessary duties as an Internal Auditor and provide ongoing communication/reporting of results.
Support the controlled document system to ensure quality certification requirements are met.
Support product approval administration where required.
Monitor the Periodic Review Matrix to ensure repetitive quality requirements are met.
Manage quality metrics and present findings and recommendations to the management review team.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

ONC in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
Internal auditing experience.
Certificate courses for manufacturing
Good verbal and written communication skills.
An analytic approach to problem solving.

Please apply now for immediate consideration if you think that based on the skills and requirements you are a match! Alternatively please call Hanna Muzieni at KHR to discuss this opportunity further.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. KHR – Recruitment Specialists is a trading name of KH Recruitment Ltd Keep in touch with us online for job alerts, industry updates and market…