Junior Product Coordinator

20000.00 - 23000.00 GBP Annual + GBP20000 - GBP23000/annum
15 Mar 2017
30 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Junior Product Coordinator

Salary: up to GBP23K depending on experience
Location: Manchester City Centre
Overview: Manage the product and packaging development of non-food items for a popular high-street retailer.

Role & Responsibilities:

*You would be working closely with the commercial, technical and development team to develop specific non-food product ranges.
*You will gain a full understanding of the product development process, range planning and technical requirements in order to develop new own brand products, upgrades and new developments.
*Gain an understanding of market and consumer needs to develop your knowledge in non-food item packaging trends in order to develop exceptional commercial products that are great value for money.
*Build effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders across the company to plan and deliver a project on time and follow the critical path.
*Ensure design and artwork agencies are briefed clearly on new projects for the product's packaging.
*Get involved with the whole artwork process to ensure all relevant parties approve work before being sent to printers.
*Work with the commercial and strategy team to conduct post launch reviews to see if objectives have been met.

Skills & Experience:

*Excellent Project Management skills and capabilities.
*Commercial awareness of non-food items, trends & regulations.
*Highly organised and excellent attention to detail.
*Ability to prioritise and work under pressure.
*Experience in FMCG / packaging / retail would be desirable.
*Upbeat and charismatic attitude!

If this sounds like something that you are interested in and you have the required experience then click apply or send your CV - thanks