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Project Manager - Print / retail / packaging client

Midlands, UK | £24,000 - £27,000 per annum
  • Job ref:CM118980_1562932536
  • Sector:Creative
  • Job type:Permanent

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Genesis Associates Tel: Email: calmond@genesisassociates.co.uk Contact Genesis on Linkedin
Senior Project Manager - On-site with major retail client
Packaging / print / production / POS / publishing

LOCATION: Central London
SALARY: £32k- £38K

DO YOU come from a background of packaging / print / production / manufacturing or distribution?
ARE YOU someone who is extremely process driven?
HAVE YOU worked on-site or in a client facing position previously?
DO YOU have any experience working with retail clients?
HAVE YOU got excellent client account management skills?

ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

*This is an opportunity for an experienced Senior Project Manager / Account Manager to work on-site with a major retailer at their head office.
*You will be required to project manage the packaging artwork process for different categories ensuring progress is tracked at all times.
*This is an admin led role and will involve a lot of data entry and 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 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

*We are open to backgrounds from transferable industries and can consider people from a background of print / packaging / distribution / manufacturing / production / POS / publishing, supply chain or possibly buying if combined with client services.
*MUST be process led and enjoy that way of working.
*Must have experience in client account management.
*Will enjoy leading stakeholder meetings
*Strong organisational skills and the ability to multi task.
*Able to work under pressure and prioritise accordingly
*Positive can-do attitude
*Ability to learn, adhere to and uphold processes.

SUITABLE JOB TITLES COULD BE

*Account Manager
*Project Manager
*Senior Project Manager
*Client Account Manager
*POS Account Manager
*Packaging Account Manager

Reference number is CM118979.
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