*Expertise of Creative Services and experience of POS and Print worksteams
*Project Management, Operational Management and Strategic expertise
*Experience with multi-million / large ‘’A brand’’ accounts
*Connection with the FMCG or Retail sector a huge plus
*International – stakeholder and procurement across EMEA
*Experience of design project schedules and resource management
A next-level-opportunity has arisen for a Creative Project Manager to join a hugely successful and multinational outsourcer of various retail and marketing solutions. As a leader within marketing outsourcing a marketing procurement, they manage to successfully deliver on large scale contracts with international A-brand clients thanks to their extensive supplier networks, their innovative cutting-edge technology and the fantastic subject matter expertise within their workforce. In this role the core focus will be on organisation of design projects for Print/POS and other integrated Marketing Services. This fantastic role will form an integral part of the Global Studio Team
The Creative Project Manager you will serve as the main point of contact for stakeholder regarding design projects planning, scope definition, scheduling and creative execution, you will manage design project requirements and direction. You will deal with design resource and brief into the most relevant designer. As the Creative project manager, you will be expected to manage project task list, schedules and resource. You will also work studio tools to report status on projects. As part of the role, you may work with Senior Client Services team or Sales to prepare design estimations for future work. You will also work the client service team to supply approved work ready for procurement. As in any senior role with a design studio you will assist with the ongoing improvement of the department by identifying processes improvements.
The Required Skills and Experience
You will have experience of traffic management or project management within a design studio, creative department, or multi-channel agency environment. You will have experience of studio workflow/project management tools – Ideally WorkFront, and ProofHQ however other similar systems will be ok. This role will support a key FMCG client so the Ability to multi-task, set priorities, and be resourceful in fast paced environment will be key to this role. A Functional working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud programmes will be beneficial. We really need candidate who has entrepreneurial mind set who has drive to hit goals and push the client relationship forward.
In return for your skills and expertise as Creative Project Manager you will be offered a salary package based on experience. You will have access to the company pension scheme as well as a number of associated benefits and bonus opportunities. The real key opportunity is that you will work with a modern, technologically innovate, agile, forward-thinking and growing company that will let you put your signature on a substantial part of the business and will constantly continue to review what steps you can take. The growth possibilities are there given the EMEA and in some cases world-wide exposure this role offers!