Project Manager - Cosmetic Packaging

Listgrove Limited
02 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Manager

Based in Staffordshire

Job ref: AZ/39357

Salary: £46,000

Other Benefits: Private health insurance for the employee

Insurance death in service

Retirement pension, the employee adds 1% of the monthly salary and the company adds 1%.

Department / Process: Business Development

Line Manager: Skincare category manager


To work with the Skincare Category Manager to continue to establish the company as a leading Skincare packaging supplier

Key Functions & Responsibilities:

Function 1:

Project manage the development of client bespoke projects for Category Manager

Step managing the process of development of client bespoke projects, from idea to first production

Working with resources such as D&E, Supply Chain and suppliers

Communicate and enhance the relationship with the client together with the skincare Category Manager and the account manager.

Function 2:

Project manage the development of specific product lines with Q-Line and Q-Selection products for the skincare category.

Animate specific product ranges, identifying opportunities of new developments (Q-line) and of product integration (Q-selection).

Develop and introduce new products working with resources such as design, engineering, supply Chain and suppliers, including all plants, marketing

Additional Functions & Responsibilities:

Support CM in price calculations for bespoke proposals and Q-Line products

Support CM preparation work for BD Roadshows

Support CM preparation of Exhibitions

Support the CM for the category strategic planning and product roadmap.

Factories' visits and exhibitions when required

Qualifications / Skills Required:

5+ years direct experience managing projects in cosmetics packaging industry.

Ability to read and understand technical drawings.

Advanced level user of IT applications. Including SAP.

English and French (required).

Spanish would be a distinct advantage.

Availability to travel

Ability to negotiate with suppliers of goods or services.


Client focus & good interpersonal communication skills for working with internal and external clients and partners.

Ability to communicate with representatives at any level or position in a company.

Results orientation. Highly motivated with the ability to focus on details as well as the big picture.

Highly responsible team player, with ability to impact & influence

Decision making & problem solving: ability for detecting problems and opportunities for improvement and for implementing corrective/preventative action.

Flexibility and change adaptation

Strong organisational skills

To apply please contact Andy Zanin



For EU roles, candidates must be eligible to work and live in the European Union.

Proof of eligibility will be required with your application.

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