Packaging Co-ordinator

Recruiter
Genesis Associates
Location
East London
Salary
£28000 - £34000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, progression
Posted
09 Apr 2017
Closes
09 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job title: Senior Packaging Manager


My client is looking for a confident and ambitious individual to join a brilliant working environment!

Here are the details;

*Project Management
-Assist Senior Packaging Manager on large multi-SKU projects
-Take ownership of territory specific packaging projects as designated by the Senior Packaging Manager
-Set up projects in SPIN (internal system, training to be given)
-Create critical path and communicate all deadlines to project stake holders.
-Communicate effectively with all territories to disseminate and acquire information as required.

*Polling & Tracker Management
-Set up polls on SPIN for all projects that require a multi-territory data collection phase.
-Transfer polling data from SPIN to a Project Tracker (internal document, training to be given).
-Confirm with territories that all polling data is correct.
-Update Project Trackers with component spec, component numbers, artwork deadlines and delivery dates.
-Maintain and update Project Trackers with latest information

*Sample and Template Management
-Request and test samples for new BPL sourced special and standard packaging
-Manage template requests and ensure templates are saved and distributed to appropriate teams
-Manage requests for packing guides on packaging with multiple components to send to replicators

*Purchase Requests & Charge Code Management of BPL sourced items.
-Raise purchase requests to replicators for special packaging and premium items
-Manage new charge code creations with replicators


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE

*Degree or equivalent educated or relevant experience.
*Excellent client facing skills.
*Good understanding of Microsoft Excel.
*Time management, task prioritisation and ability to work to deadlines
*Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to develop good working relationships
*Written and oral communication skills
*Use of initiative to problem solve
*Well organised with methodical approach to work
*Ability to be adaptable, flexible and learn new systems and processes
*Knowledge of printed media a bonus.

If this role is of interest to you give me a call on 01625 44 6060 and ask for Ellie, alternatively drop me an email on