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SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER retail packaging

London and South East, UK | £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
  • Job ref:CM101_1568219702
  • Sector:Creative
  • Job type:Permanent

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Genesis Associates Tel: Email: calmond@genesisassociates.co.uk Contact Genesis on Linkedin
SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER / PROGRAMME MANAGER
Sector - packaging / artwork / repro
Salary £40-45k basic
CLIENT FACING ROLE
London based

OVERVIEW
*A client facing role, spending time sat on with the client in an implant function
*Mid to senior level responsibilities, ensuring everyone is doing what they need to do including internal, external and client stakeholders
*Managing and overseeing the packaging artwork processes and taking to the point of handover to the project managers
*To work for a KEY CLIENT - a fast growing company with volumes increasing.
*To control, manage and ADD VALUE taking the design brief and managing the artwork through the process to get the packaging in-store and on shelf
*Lots of chairing meetings and leading the client relationship
*Controlling the process and relationship with printers and design agencies
*Building a strong relationship with the studio
*Will suit somebody with a Programme Manager type background

THE IDEAL PERSON
*The ideal candidate will have proven senior level project management / programme manager experience along solid client services and stakeholder management experience
*Will have a confident client services personality and client exposure
*Must have experience in a Packaging / Artwork / Repro sector or similar
*You will have worked with a major client in FMCG or Retail / Brand such as Coca Cola, Wrigleys, M&S, Pepsi, Sainsbury's, Waitrose or similar
*The ideal person will probably currently be working as a programme manager or 'senior' project manager.
*The ideal person must enjoy being client facing and have client facing experience
*Must possess strong team leadership / management experience in the packaging artwork sector OR a VERY SIMILAR INDUSTRY
*Fully understand clients categories and how brands work
*Real experience of delivering on large high volume projects with tight deadlines
*Experience in presenting, pitching and being CONFIDENT in front of the client
*Proven artwork project and account management experience
*Proven experience working with big retailers or FMCG clients
*Suitable locations to travel from / be based in are; London, Middlesex, Essex, Hertfordshire, Surrey and able to travel in to London on a daily basis

COMPANY
?Well established FMCG and Retail branding & artwork agency
?Friendly and open culture with a supportive team culture
?Experts in branding creative and design to print solutions
?Working with some great clients

Please forward your details to me ASAP if this sounds like you! Reference number CM101.
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