PROJECT MANAGER - PACKAGING - CONTRACT/FREELANCE

Recruiter
Genesis Associates
Location
Surrey
Salary
135.00 - 160.00 GBP Daily
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Expires
08 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Contract
PROJECT MANAGER - PACKAGING DESIGN & ARTWORK - CONTRACT / FREELANCE ROLE
DAY RATE - FLEXIBLE
LENGTH OF CONTRACT - 4/5 MONTHS
CENTRAL LONDON LOCATION

OVERVIEW
*To start ASAP ideally by mid-July and to run until December (can consider 1 month notice period)
*To work on a large & well recognised client account - an innovative company
*A project management based role, to follow critical path protocol and manage initial design brief through to production and delivery
*The ideal candidate will have experience in the Packaging market and will have worked on both packaging design and packaging artwork & repro - so will be able to brief designers and artworkers . Studio Management experience could be suitable.
*Ideal experience would be as a project manager (or a hands on account manager or studio manager) with experience on large FMCG or retail accounts

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES;
*Ensure all stakeholders are fully informed at every stage & communicating to all key stakeholders
*Delivering necessary inputs as per communicated project milestones
*Interacting with the project management system
*To manage the day to day requirements and expectations of the Client along with providing the correct instructions and implementing processes to see projects through to completion
*Prove project updates at all stages throughout the process
*Develop effective relationships across key client contacts
*Attend and manage design brief meeting, regular project update and meetings

EXPERIENCE;
*Proven experience in the packaging market to be able to hit the ground running
*Must possess strong core project management and organizational skills
*Must be excellent account managers and able to manage stakeholder relationships
*Real experience of delivering on large roll out projects and campaigns for FMCG or retail
*Experience in presenting, pitching and being CONFIDENT in front of the client
*Must be experienced on both creative and production and enjoy both creative and production