Junior Project Manager

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Location
Uxbridge, London (Greater)
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
28 Nov 2017
Closes
29 Dec 2017
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a global company that provides innovative print, packaging and design solutions to international clients. They now seek a Junior Project Manager to be based on-site with their client in Uxbridge.

 

This Junior Project Manager position will be located on-site with the client. You will be required to deliver projects from the initial brief to completion, often against very tight deadlines.

 

The role entails:

  • Serves as key liaison between client and the agency
  • Take project briefs and follows procedures for costing and quoting
  • Regularly monitors pricing and invoicing
  • Continues to grow and expand account where opportunities exist
  • Promotes, services and exceeds customer expectations through vigilance and being pro-active to clients present and future needs
  • Brief off site production studios
  • Track and maintain projects to ensure product launch timelines
  • Manage projects from artwork design through to print
  • Guide and lead the cross functional approval process
  • Manage communication from multiple locations worldwide

 

Skills & Experience

  • Ideally 1 years’ experience in retail packaging graphics design / artwork account management
  • Interest in print production and design experience
  • Skills in areas of sales presentation, closing and follow up
  • Appreciation of brand guidelines and ability to brief a job clearly to an artwork team
  • Must be a team player with problem solving skills, positive, proactive and adaptable to a fast paced environment.
  • Adobe Acrobat PDF - annotating, comment and review
  • Client based online system used to track, manage and report projects - training will be given
  • Basic Photoshop and Illustrator skills would be an advantage
  • Internet-based management tools - training will be given
  • Process driven individual, very organized
  • Able to work independently with little supervision