Book Production Controller
Troubador Publishing Ltd are seeking a full time Book Production Coordinator to coordinate the production of a range of fiction and non-fiction titles. Working in a busy production department, the successful candidate will have strong organisational skills, good computer skills and will be confident in customer service, as this is a customer-facing role.
The Production Controller will coordinate the production of books, specifically with text design and typesetting, front cover creation, full cover spread creation and sending books to print. A strong eye for detail is required, and good organisational skills are necessary, as the Controller works on up to 80 titles at any one time.
The Controller will undertake text design and full typesetting at times. Cover design may also be part of the role, though designers are also employed. Candidates will be trained in the use of Adobe InDesign and Photoshop, if not already experienced. A high standard of English literacy is required for this role, as is a commitment to providing a quality service with a high level of customer service.
The post is based in modern offices near Kibworth in Leicestershire.
Candidates should apply by email including a CV and stating why they are suitable for this role. Successful candidates will be called for interview at which a computer skills test will be given.