Retail Project Manager - Packaging Artwork

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
London
Salary
26000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
11 Jan 2019
Closes
08 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
On-site Project Manager - Packaging Artwork / Retail Packaging
LOCATION: Central London
SALARY: up to GBP30k basic

HAVE YOU got a proven background in the packaging artwork market?
DO YOU have excellent retail packaging experience?
HAVE YOU worked on-site or in a client facing position previously?
ARE YOU someone who is extremely process driven?
DO YOU have any experience working with large retail clients?

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS
•Packaging Artwork
•Retail Packaging
•Food packaging
•Labels & Labelling
•Project Management
•Account management
•Client management

ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

•This is an opportunity for an experienced Project Manager / Account Manager to work on-site with a major client at their head office.
•You will be required to project manage the packaging artwork process for a category / different categories (dependent on the size) ensuring progress is tracked at all times.
•This is a project management based role and will involve a lot of coordination, communication, handling multiple projects at once, processing work through systems.
•Manage the artwork approval process using online approval tool. Gain agreement on an approved artwork to progress through to repro.
•Work with pre-production department and client's packaging team with regards to colour and press passing requirements.
•Work with suppliers and printers to ensure printed samples are submitted after press runs for approval.
•You will be working alongside the on-site project support team to ensure that all administrative tasks are completed on time and to the highest standard.
•Ensure that all clients invoicing is up to date. Monitor payment of category invoices and assist with invoice queries.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

•Proven project management experience in retail packaging artwork is essential
•This person needs to know what they are doing from day one and will be trusted to be autonomous and responsible for all aspects of the process
•MUST be process led and enjoy that way of working and also enjoy working at a fast pace and to high volume!
•Strong organisational and multi-tasking skills are absolutely essential
•Able to work under pressure and prioritise accordingly
•Positive can-do attitude and bags of enthuasisam and initiative!
• Must be experienced at negotiating with and communicating with stakeholders

If you have suitable retail packaging artwork experience at PM or AM level and are interested in a new opportunity, please forward your details ASAP! Reference number CM11898