Print Production Scheduler

  • Job Reference: 00012100-1
  • Date Posted: 28 April 2022
  • Recruiter: Springfield Solutions
  • Location: Hull, Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Digital print/reprographics, Packaging, Production, Finishing, Print
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

To support our continued growth, the increase in demand for our innovative digital print & brand management solutions and our future plans for investment & expansion, we are expanding our team!

We are looking for a Print Production Scheduler to join our team here at Springfield Solutions on a Full Time Basis.

Working under the direction of the Print Scheduling and Customer Services Manager, we are looking for someone to carry out optimal planning/scheduling of all print production, working closely with the studio and ensuring that ready supply of production consumables are ordered and available in a timely manner for scheduled works.

Tasks/Responsibilities

  • Update and maintain production schedule for all relevant studio activities and print production.
  • Ensure production work scheduled is commensurate with the Works order entry standards and procedures.
  • Maintain production control records and provide information to sales representatives, customers service, Logistics, and management with regard to delivery dates, schedules and operating problems.
  • Schedule and chair regular Production Meetings.
  • Ensure effective control and timely communication of daily deliveries to Print Operations and Logistics.
  • Prepare, update, and communicate the production schedule on a regular basis.
  • Monitor information quality, accuracy, and timeliness of all orders with the goal of ensuring customer requirements are met.
  • Work closely with Print Operations and Print Scheduling and Customer Services Management to co-ordinate resolutions of scheduling or consumable related problems and issues.
  • To ensure accurate and up to date internal stockholding, and timely order of all consumables required for production (Substrates, Inks, varnishes, cutters etc).
  • Ensure full exploitation of CERM capability in terms of scheduling, consumable purchases, traceability and troubleshoot the same.
  • Assist Print Operations with stock control duties as and when required.

Requirements

  • Be a dynamic team player, with excellent communication skills, outstanding attitude and customer service skills required.  Must be extremely flexible and have a dynamic work ethic.
  • Ability to interact professionally within a diverse group of Suppliers/Customers and internal staff.
  • Must possess strong analytical skills, excellent oral and written communicative skills, be a quick learner, self-motivated, patient, and be able to work in stressful situations.
  • Be available to work flexible hours, have ability to work on own initiative, possessing creativity and decision-making abilities.
  • Knowledge of a customer service, scheduling and order processing concepts, practices and procedures.
  • Technical knowledge of the Digitally Printed Self Adhesive Labels and CERM MIS systems.
  • Applicants must have the right to work in the U.K.

This job role attracts a competitive salary and benefits package.

If you feel you are the right fit for this role, please apply in writing to Dave Medcalf at dmedcalf@springfieldsolutions.co.uk