Senior Account Manager / Estimator – Print
Posted on Jan 31, 2019 by Anonymous
Company - Established in 1998 this packaging company specialises in creating beautiful card-based packaging for high end luxury brands such as; Gucci, Mont Blanc and Lancome
Roles & Responsibilities -
* The main aim of this role is to manage creative projects, which exceed client expectations, on time and budget.
* To be the main point of contact for a list of clients and provide an exceptional service to them.
* You will be required to deal with client queries and project manage the projects from brief to production to launch
* Book out adequate time for design and photography projects and working with the Traffic Manager to ensure this
* Liaising with internal production departments on a daily basis, overseeing their projects and providing accurate quotations for packaging and commercial printing
* Creating creative written briefs
* Advising on and shaping client briefs, cardboard engineering and organising mock ups in support of the client requests, estimating, booking in jobs, agreeing and managing critical paths
* Present design idea to clients and ensure their client systems are up-to-date
* Keep knowledgeable of market changes by attending regular store visits to review designs on shelf.
* Preferably from the Packaging Industry
* Need to have agency / design background - not just general account management as they will be expected to present design to clients.
* Ability to draft up a creative brief from information provided
* Must have strong project and time management skills
* Have experience of print process would be preferable
* Able to coach and mentor Account Executives
* Must have excellent organisational, written, spoken and time management skills
* Will have experience of using Tharstern MIS or have experience of similar systems
Interviews are being conducted as soon as possible for this vacancy, so if you are interested please get in touch as soon as possible and register your details with us -
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