Volume Production Manager (Gateshead) – Ref. 9140

Job reference: 
9140
Hours: 
36 hours per week
Salary: 
£29,820 per annum
Location: 
North East England
Closing date: 
Sunday, 1 October 2017
RNIB’s commercial print facility in Gateshead transcribes and produces alternative media (Braille; large print; audio) for the blind and the partially sighted on behalf of our commercial clients.
 
Volume production at RNIB Gateshead ensures that the blind and partially sighted receive important documentation in their preferred accessible format to meet RNIB’s strategic priorities of inclusion and independence.
 
You’ll lead the volume production team to deliver an exemplar standard of accessible format information to time, cost and quality as required to both internal and external customer’s expectations and to the blind and partially sighted sector and community. 
 
With extensive experience in printing and media processing, you will have a proven track record of delivering production on time and to cost within an ISO quality system.  You will be able to demonstrate leadership of a team, through leading by example, clear communication and driving personal development within the team.  Planning/organisational skills and problem solving are fundamental to you being successful in the role.  You will have worked in roles which require client (internal & external) interaction, whether it is helping win new business or dealing with existing clients.  
 
In exchange we offer a competitive salary, a stimulating and supportive working environment and a benefits package including:
 
26 days holiday per year (plus bank holidays), which increase with service.
Excellent pension schemes
 
If you would like to apply for this great job opportunity please download our application form, telling us how you meet the essential criteria in the person specification and return it to: [email protected], quoting reference number 9140.
 
APPOINTMENT IS SUBJECT TO AN ENHANCED CRIMINAL RECORDS CHECK AND RELEVANT BARRED LISTS CHECK, IF APPROPRIATE.
 
We’re the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) and we’re here for everyone affected by sight loss. Working for us means working for one of the UK’s biggest charities, supporting almost two million people living with sight loss in the UK.
 
Closing date for applications Sunday 1st October 2017
Interview date: Thursday 12th October 2017
 
RNIB is committed to being an Equal Opportunities organisation and we welcome applications from people with sight loss.