Job Title: Studio Manager

Salary: Excellent

Location: North West

Reference: J1406

Contact: Jonathan Dunbar

Telephone: 0141 647 6688

Categories: Management, Packaging, North West

Opening for an experienced Studio Manager or Artworker / Retoucher ready to take that step into management. Important – please only apply for this position if you are currently in packaging or packaging repro.

This position is with a major player in their field. The primary purpose of the role is to ensure the studio has adequate resources to carry out its work and, conversely, that the work it takes on is realistic and manageable within the available resources. He or she must manage and oversee people, equipment, workflow and quality assurance.

The successful candidate will also be responsible for recruiting staff and freelancers and providing any induction they may need. You must ensure that roles, skills and procedures are optimised and used to best effect, to maximise the efficiency of the studio and the quality of its services. The successful applicant will also make sure the technical infrastructure works correctly, and arrange for maintenance, upgrades, repairs and replacement of consumables etc. as necessary. As well as having overall responsibility for the studio, the Studio Manager will often be involved with individual projects, typically alongside a Project Manager.


This position has now been filled, but has been left on our website as we have other similar vacancies to this on an ongoing basis that might interest you. More importantly, we have vacancies that are not advertised due to their confidential nature therefore it would certainly be in your interest to email your CV, as a word document, depending on which sector you are in, to :-

Head of Packaging recruitment – Greg Nelson –

Head of Print recruitment–Neil Pearson –

Head Paper recruitment – Gary Young –

Board level, account management and all levels of sales vacancies –

George Thompson –

Our divisional heads will then email your CV internally to the consultant who specialises in your exact sector, for example a category of packaging is cartons, a category of print is print management, in fact we have over 30 specialist categories. Our specialist consultant will contact you if we have a live vacancy that matches, or contact you in the near future as soon a good match to skill set and experience becomes available.

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