Production Assistant (Part Time)

10.00 - 10.00 GBP Hourly
16 Nov 2021
14 Dec 2021
Part Time
Contract Type
Production Assistant (Part Time)
Gateshead, Tyne-and-Wear

The Company

Established in 2006, Kingfisher Media Ltd is a publisher of high-quality visitor guides for cities and regions across the UK and Ireland.

Our superb printed guides, packed full of useful articles and information, are placed in the UK and Ireland's leading hotels and serviced apartments for the use of guests who are looking for places to go and things to do.

Our portfolio is seen by more than 100 million visitors each year, a figure which represents a highly effective and proven platform for advertisers wishing to attract visitors.

We are now looking for a Production Assistant to join our team in Gateshead on a part-time basis.

The Benefits

- Salary of GBP10 per hour
- 30 days' holiday plus Bank Holidays including a two-week Christmas shut down
- Attractive working hours
- Increase your knowledge of print and digital channels
- The chance to learn from a highly skilled team

This is a fantastic opportunity for a confident and well-organised individual to kick start an exciting and rewarding career in the publishing industry with our well-established company.

You will discover an inclusive environment where we empower our teams and enable them to build new skills, progress and develop, and share in our success.

So, if you are seeking a role with flexible working hours that can easily be moulded to suit your needs and makes for a brilliant work/life balance, we are waiting to hear from you.

The Role

As a Production Assistant, you will undertake a broad range of administrative duties to support the production of our high-quality visitor guides and digital content.

This hands-on role will see you work across our publishing operation and will include publishing engaging and informative content on our website, proofing and editing online articles and liaising with our Sales and Design teams.

You'll send out advertising artwork proofs to clients in a timely manner, managing the signoff process as well as maintaining accurate workflow progress spreadsheets.

Additionally, you will undertake a range of support activities including mailing out published books to our existing client base, answering the phone and transferring calls.

About You

Although no essential experience is required, you will ideally have previous experience in production, be well-organised and have excellent communication skills.

Team working skills and the ability to work unsupervised would be advantageous. As well as this, a working knowledge of Microsoft Office & Excel and Macs would be beneficial.

This is a part-time role working 10.30am to 2.30pm, Monday - Friday.

Other organisations may call this role Publishing Assistant, Editing Assistant, Digital Publishing Production Assistant, Editorial Assistant, Digital Visual Assistant, or Editorial Development Assistant.

Webrecruit and Kingfisher Media Ltd are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

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