Onsite Project Manager for Marks & Spencer packaging. Managing the packaging requirements for the International department in Marks & Spencer, duties include briefing artworks, liaising with the marketing, buying and regional office teams, Creating and implementing unique packaging solutions for the International market, including providing lingerie packaging appropriate for Saudi Arabia. Supporting and providing cover to other departments during busy periods.
Working across several accounts including BHS, Hasbro, Premier Foods and Brakes assisting the management of the artwork process for these accounts. Liaising with the client on artwork requirements and relaying information to the studio. Assisting with the New Business sector, finding potential companies and contacts to work with.
Managing the packaging artworks for Tesco Stationery, building and maintaining relationships with Tesco contacts, holding weekly update meetings, liaising between the client and suppliers, solving artwork queries.
General office organisation, booking in projects using the Opera system, sending out post to suppliers, assisting on photoshoots and organizing child licenses, invoicing projects, managing the monthly ‘work in progress’ for accounts.