Manager (Design and Print)

Location: Boland, Strand

Ref: LRP21004

Type: Permanent

Industry: Professional

An established business in the design and branding industry located in the Boland region has a fantastic opportunity for an energetic Manager with experience in designing and printing. This role will provide production management that supports the successful delivery of design and branding projects for an array of clients, from across various industries.

The ideal candidate can expect a relaxed but respectful work environment. The ideal candidate will drive together with the rest of the team to achieve the business’ sales target. The remuneration will consist of a fixed salary as well as lucrative bonus incentives.

The work environment is dynamic and positive and requires high levels of integrity. The ideal candidate will pay great attention to detail, be resourceful, a great team player and be dedicated.

Key responsibilities:

  • Oversee the effective day-to-day operations of production house.
  • Supervising daily workflow.
  • Working in collaboration with the Director to create a production schedule which manages project flow and meets delivery deadlines.
  • Supervising production house staff and equipment.
  • Maintaining records.
  • Overseeing pricing and stock control.
  • Maximizing profitability and meeting/exceeding company’s sales target.
  • Preparation of promotional materials for the Strand and Somerset West branches with the assistance of the Director.
  • Assisting with production house visits by customers.
  • Working in collaboration with the Director and other staff to ensure client briefs are developed. in accordance to their requirements and creative vision.
  • Coordinate with the Director to regularly report on studio activity.

Skills and experience:

  • Experience in project management, coordination or production within the design and branding industry.
  • Highly organised and able to multitask in a dynamic environment.
  • Excellent communication skills, flexing between clients, suppliers, team members and management.
  • A keen eye for detail whilst managing delivery timelines.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of design and branding.
  • Matric and relevant qualification.
  • Proven experience in production.
  • Knowledge of production, technology and materials.
  • Knowledge of equipment such as Roland vinyl printers and cutters.
  • Competent with Corel Draw design software and other relevant packages would be beneficial.

Salary: R 96 000 p.a. – R120 000 p.a. (excl. bonus incentives)

 

HOW TO APPLY 

  • Ensure you meet all the requirements
  • Complete all the requested information below
  • Remember to attach your CV
  • Once your application has been made, you will receive a generic e-mail to confirm the receipt of your application
  • Only short-listed  candidates will be contacted
  • Should you not be contacted by a consultant within 2 weeks, please consider your application as unsuccessful.