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Production Controller, London

Usborne Publishing, the largest and most successful independent Children’s Publisher in the UK, is looking for an enthusiastic Production Controller to join its busy production team. Your role will be to look after a wide range of titles, liaising with internal and external suppliers to ensure projects are completed on time and on budget.

This is a one year full time contract.

Ideally you will have 1-2 years experience working in a busy production dept. Knowledge of Biblio would be an advantage though not essential, as full training will be given. Good computer, communication, interpersonal and numeracy skills are essential, as well as a clear understanding of project management across all stages of production.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Production Assistant looking to move into a Controller role, and be part of a busy team working across a wide and varied range of children’s books.

Please send your CV and covering letter to:

Production Manager
83-85 Saffron Hill
London EC1N 8RT

Or via email to

Closing date 16th March 2020.

Only successful applicants will be contacted. No agencies.

Equal opportunities

Usborne is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Usborne offices

Usborne Publishing is based in London, near Farringdon Station. Our editorial, design, production, foreign rights and foreign language departments are all based in this office, as well as marketing, PR, sales, and accounts.

We have additional editorial and design offices in Wolverhampton and Eynsham, near Oxford, and our direct sales division, Usborne Books at Home, is also based in Eynsham.

Jobs for all locations are advertised on this page.

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