ACCOUNT MANAGER- PACKAGING -Creative & Production

Recruiter
Genesis Associates (UK) Limited
Location
London, South East England
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
11 Jun 2017
Closes
11 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
ACCOUNT MANAGER PACKAGING - Creative & Production

Salary £40k to £47k basic
London

Vacancies for ACCOUNT MANAGER /SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER and SENIOR ACCOUNT MANAGER

Opportunity to join a BRAND NEW team, working for a GREAT company.

OVERVIEW
*To work on a KEY CLIENT account - a fast growing retailer going through an exciting period and with new ideas.
*To control, manage and ADD VALUE from the initial design brief to in-store launches
*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
*Must be confident around branding and having design conversations (NOT just artwork & repro)
*May also consider experienced account managers & senior PMs from other industries such as integrated / POS / marcomms / print management - but if so must also be experienced with both creative briefs and production briefs & must have worked on large retail or FMCG accounts (could also come from client side)
*Ideal backgrounds can be in 'senior' project management, account management, brand management and brand guardian (FMCG/Brand/Retail clients)
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;
*Must possess strong core project management skills which form basis of career
*Must be excellent account managers and able to manage high level stakeholder relationships
*Fully understand clients trading categories and how brands work
*Real experience of delivering on large projects for Blue Chip retail or FMCG clients
*Experience in presenting, pitching and being CONFIDENT in front of the client
*5+ years design account management experience OR client side marketing / brand experience
*5 years' experience dealing with retail branding / design and FMCG brands
*Must be experienced on both creative and production and enjoy both creative and production