Account Manager ??? Food Packaging

28000.00 - 36000.00 GBP Annual
09 Nov 2016
03 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Account Manager - Food Packaging

Location: Central London
Salary: GBP28K - GBP36K
Overview: This is an excellent opportunity for an experience Project Manager or Account Manager to work on-site with a retail client at their stylish head office in Central London.

ARE YOU an experienced Project Manager or Account Manager?
HAVE YOU worked on-site with a client or in a client facing position previously?
DO YOU come from a background of packaging artwork or point of sale?
WOULD YOU enjoy working on-site with a leading retailer?

What you could be doing???

*You will be responsible for project managing the packaging artwork process for an agreed category / categories of food packaging.
*You would be involved in managing the artwork approval process using an online approval system and process approved artwork through to repro.
*This is a heavily admin led role and will involve a lot of data entry and processing work through systems so the applicant must be on board with this.
*There will be lots of liaising with various teams such as design, legal, colour management as well as other suppliers and printers.
*Work with printers and the pre-production department in regards to colour and press passing requirements and ensure that printed samples are submitted after press runs for approval.
*Manage the client's expectations in terms of packaging development and update accordingly on the progress and costings of projects as well as answering any queries.
*Work to critical paths to meet supplier, printer and client launch dates.

What we are looking for???.

*We are looking for someone who has come from a background of packaging (ideally) or point of sale and has worked in a similar role.
*It would be advantageous for someone to have worked either on-site with a client or had lots of client facing experience.
*Proven project management experience.
*MUST be extremely process led and enjoy that style of working.
*Knowledge of printing processes and techniques would be beneficial.
*Ability to work under pressure and prioritise accordingly.
*Excellent communication skills and positive attitude!

If this sounds like you and you are looking to expand your career in the packaging artwork sector then click apply today! If you know anyone who may be interested we offer up to GBP250 for any candidate who is placed on the back of a referral. Contact for more information