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Project Manager

Union, NJ | Job #320730
Job Title: Project Manager
Location: Union, New Jersey
Type: Remote
Our client is looking for a talented Project Manager for a contract opportunity to join their creative, fast-paced, results-driven, and fun team! This role will cross-functionally collaborate with Product Development, Brand, Category Management, and external vendors to route Owned Brand Packaging assets through to final approval. This position is remote (must be okay with EST hours)!

Project Manager Responsibilities:

  • Maintain Excel based Milestone Tracker
  • Gather key Packaging information from Product Development, Category Management, and Vendors and submit to Production Team to create packaging mechanicals
  • Route Packaging proofs through approval by Product Development, Category Management, and Vendors
  • Review layouts against copy points provided and ensure they are consistent with the brand
  • Request translations for Packaging
  • Approval/Rejection of Packaging wet proofs supplied by Vendors
  • Create, maintain, and kick-off photoshoot or Packaging photography

Project Manager Qualifications: 

  • 3 years + Project Management experience focused heavily on Retail Packaging
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Adobe Acrobat
  • Entry Level knowledge of Adobe Illustrator CC and Photoshop CC
  • Knowledge of printing/coating methods as well as raw material specifications
  • Experience communicating and coordinating with overseas Vendors
  • Knowledge of Packaging Compliance
  • Continuous Process Improvement Acumen
  • Extreme attention to detail, highly organized
  • Able to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment and meet or exceed deadlines

JobID: 320730JN

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