Genesis Associates Hatfield, UK
On-site Project Manager - Packaging Artwork / Retail Packaging LOCATION: North London / Hertfordshire SALARY: up to £30k basic HAVE YOU got a proven background in the packaging artwork market? DO YOU have excellent FMCG or 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 clients? INDUSTRY KEYWORDS *Packaging Artwork *Retail packaging *FMCG 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 packaging, artwork, POS, print management or similar is essential *Must have worked with a large client such as a major retailer or large FMCG company *This person needs to know what they are doing from day one in terms of managing projects through the process and following a critical path 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 enthusiasm and initiative! * Must be experienced at negotiating with and communicating with stakeholders COMMUTABLE AREAS; Hertfordshire, North London, Watford, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, St Albans, Welwyn Garden City, Stevenage. If you have suitable packaging / POS artwork experience at PM or AM level and are interested in a new opportunity, please forward your details ASAP! Reference number CM118983.
Aug 08, 2019