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SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER - packaging artwork - 6 month contract

London and South East, UK | £30,000 - £34,000 per annum
  • Job ref:CM11902b_1562932529
  • Sector:Creative
  • Job type:Contract

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Genesis Associates Tel: Email: calmond@genesisassociates.co.uk Contact Genesis on Linkedin
SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER - 6 month contract
Sector - packaging / artwork / repro
Salary £30k basic
CLIENT FACING ROLE WITH TRAVEL - driving license essential
Essex / Hertfordshire / North London
Potential to go long term and permanent

OVERVIEW
*A part client facing role, spending time between the client site and the studio. All travel expenses paid for
*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 process 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
*To join immediately on a 6 month contract basis with a view to going long term and permanent
*All travel expenses between the client and studio will be paid for

THE IDEAL PERSON
*The ideal candidate will have proven senior level project management and client services experience in a Packaging / Artwork / Repro sector
*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 could have these job titles - 'senior' project manager, account manager, senior account manager, packaging project manager, artwork 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; Essex, Hertfordshire, North London
*MUST ALSO HAVE A DRIVING LICENSE!

COMPANY
?Well established artwork and branding 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 CM11902b.
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