Robert Half The Creative Group Project Manager in Atlanta, Georgia

The Creative Group is looking for a talented Packaging Project Manager for our client's team in Atlanta. Our client is the leader in the full design-to-media process and is commitment to powerful brand design and stewardship. The Packaging Project Manager will sit on-site with Coca-Cola.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Project management - communication of project scope and schedule to management and production to ensure alignment with client expectations. Follow up on project milestones to ensure project is progressing according to plan.
  • Ensure artwork specifications provided by the client align with the scope of the project to ensure clear communication of QTP.
  • Identifying challenges with each job and work with various departments to create action steps prior to production.
  • Obtain organize complete projects and prepare information with printer specifications for production.
  • Obtain appropriate proof approvals from customer.
  • Schedule and track jobs to ensure that deadlines are being met on all aspects of the project.
  • Record PPT information on work in process to identify process gaps and opportunity for improvement.
  • Coordinate delivery of files to client and printer.
  • Checks all materials and proofs prior to being issued to customers to ensure accuracy and accordance with internal quality assurance standards.
  • Internal and External Client Communication.
  • Participates in client planning and scheduling meetings as required.
  • Ensures any customer concerns or issues are addressed by advising management and following up as necessary.

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Req ID: 00900-0010050179

Functional Role: Project Leader/Manager

Country: USA

State: GA

City: Atlanta

Postal Code: 30339

Compensation: $50,000.00 to $60,000.00 per year

Requirements:

QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS/BA in Graphic Design, Communications or a related field is required.
  • This position is a key role in the key account's packaging commercialization process. This position requires knowledge and proficiency in packaging execution workflows.
  • Teamwork, process mentality and emphasis on time and quality are essential.
  • Process minded approach to your work with a strong attention to detail.
  • Very good communicator with strong oral and written skills.
  • Have a sense of urgency and passion for the business.
  • Be assertive and can push the process and others as needed in the interest of the client.
  • Motivated self-starter capable of working independently to meet client expectations as well as works well in a team environment.
  • Have the objective judgment and decisiveness to find solutions, think clearly, and make timely decisions.
  • Consistently strive to focus on the client.
  • Proficiency in providing written direction for digital Artwork / Mechanical development.
  • Demonstrating knowledge of artwork requirements for prepress and Flexo, Offset, and Gravure packaging printing.
  • Proficiency with electronic workflows - understanding of job routing and processing. Ability to comprehend and communicate printer specs and other standard packaging requirements.
  • Approach your job in a "proactive process manner" to achieve workflow improvements related to QTP. (Quality, Time, Price).
  • Approach your job and Team with a positive attitude.
  • Previous employment with prepress / printers preferred.
  • Experience with multiple Mac/PC applications.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Acrobat Pro is required.
  • Knowledge of Adobe CS is a plus.

This Packaging Project Manager position requires professional and prudent communications working in a team environment with a diverse group of associates. If you like new challenges every day and are charged up by a fast paced environment, this is an exciting opportunity for you.

Please email your resume to Amanda Cooper at The Creative Group at amanda.cooper@creativegroup.com. NO CALLS.

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