14 June 2024

Colour & Technical Production Manager

Job Title: Colour & Technical Production Manager

Purley (South London)

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 /yr dependent on experience

Location: Purley (South London) – Onsite 5 days a week - (20 minutes from Clapham Junction, or 25 minutes from London Bridge).


This is an exciting opportunity for a Colour & Technical Production Manager to join one of the top global packaging, branding, and production specialists located in Purley, South London. They bring a 360 full-service design approach - from strategic, to creative and the final production/execution. Their clients trust them to ensure their brands are picked first on the retail shelf.

They are looking for a Colour & Technical Production Manager to join them working in-house, 5 days a week in their Purley office (20 minutes from Clapham Junction, or 25 minutes from London Bridge). You will be providing technical guidance, artwork, and repro production services internally. You will be responsible for the technical development of new designs and ensuring all files are in line with printer requirements and client aspirations.

You will work collaboratively with Client Service, Design, Artwork, the Client and the Printer, guiding and offering technical efficient solutions. You will be responsible for ensuring the implementation of repro across the required clients work and for ensuing the team are able to implement it effectively. You will also have experience and be able to create and complete repro-ready artworks. It is anticipated that the role will be 50% production and 50% management.

You will be responsible for contributing to the continuous improvement of Colour Management hardware and software including ESKO (and its suite of production tools), PQM, GMG, and Colour Profiling and bring expert knowledge across the Adobe Creative Suite as well.

This role will require someone with 10+ years of experience within relevant packaging artwork and repro role/s. You will have 5+ years of colour management experience or within a similar technical role. You will be an expert within the FMCG Packaging space, efficiently checking packaging artwork files for printability and having expert knowledge of packaging artwork and associated printing technologies.

This role is working onsite full time, 5 days a week at their Purley, Surrey, South London office.  Daily you will be surrounded by a passionate, diverse, and innovative team who collaborate effectively and enjoy a laugh.

If the above sounds like you and you are interested in joining one of the UK’s renowned global packaging, branding, and production companies - apply now.

Due to the volume of applications, we can only reply to candidates who are suitable for our current roles.



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