Job opening detail :
Reprint Production Manager
posted: Jan. 13, 2022
Offered by:
Penguin Random House LLC
Benefits:
Health; Dental; 401K; Flexible hours
Duration:
Full Time
Location:
New York, NY
Requirements:
We are looking for a Production Manager to join a growing and enthusiastic team servicing two manga-heavy clients in Kodansha (home to the award-winning and New York Times-bestselling Attack on Titan series) and Square Enix (Final Fantasy, Nier: Automata, and Soul Eater, among others). Focusing primarily on reprints, the title mix is approximately 350+ titles annually and includes, but is not limited to, paperback novels, boxed sets, and special projects.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Request estimates, create purchase orders, and act as a liaison between printers and the PRHPS team
Work closely with the inventory team to schedule and place reprints at printers
Review reprint files before releasing to ensure they’re printer-ready
Update digital tracking networks as necessary and follow up with printers to ensure schedules are kept
Route, review, and approve revised files/proofs as necessary
Attend and participate in production meetings

Essential Qualifications/Requirements:
3 years of experience in book publishing in a production role. Will consider applicants with relevant bookmaking experience
Strong organizational skills, detailed-oriented, and the ability to prioritize a comprehensive workload
Self-starter who’s able to work independently and within a team in a remote environment
An excellent communicator with a high degree of both written and verbal skills to match
Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook, and Word) required; knowledge of SAP, Adobe Acrobat Pro, and InDesign a plus

Full-time employees are eligible for our comprehensive benefits program. Our range of benefits include, but are not limited to, Medical/Prescription drug insurance, Dental, Vision, Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Health Savings Account, Pre-Tax and Roth 401(k), Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance, Life/AD&D Insurance, Commuter Benefits, Student Loan Repayment Program, Educational Assistance & generous paid time off.

Penguin Random House is the leading adult and children’s publishing house in North America, the United Kingdom and many other regions around the world. In publishing the best books in every genre and subject for all ages, we are committed to quality, excellence in execution, and innovation throughout the entire publishing process: editorial, design, marketing, publicity, sales, production, and distribution. Our vibrant and diverse international community of nearly 250 publishing brands and imprints include Ballantine Bantam Dell, Berkley, Clarkson Potter, Crown, DK, Doubleday, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Little Golden Books, Knopf, Modern Library, Pantheon, Penguin Books, Penguin Press, Penguin Random House Audio, Penguin Young Readers, Portfolio, Puffin, Putnam, Random House, Random House Children’s Books, Riverhead, Ten Speed Press, Viking, and Vintage, among others. More information can be found at http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/.

Penguin Random House values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

Company: Penguin Random House LLC
Country: United States of America
State/Region: New York
City: New York
Postal Code: 10019
Job ID: 195522
About Our  
Company:
Penguin Random House is the leading adult and children’s publishing house in North America, the United Kingdom and many other regions around the world. In publishing the best books in every genre and subject for all ages, we are committed to quality, excellence in execution, and innovation throughout the entire publishing process: editorial, design, marketing, publicity, sales, production, and distribution. Our vibrant and diverse international community of nearly 250 publishing brands and imprints include Ballantine Bantam Dell, Berkley, Clarkson Potter, Crown, DK, Doubleday, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Little Golden Books, Knopf, Modern Library, Pantheon, Penguin Books, Penguin Press, Penguin Random House Audio, Penguin Young Readers, Portfolio, Puffin, Putnam, Random House, Random House Children’s Books, Riverhead, Ten Speed Press, Viking, and Vintage, among others. More information can be found at http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/.
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