Project Planner - 6 month initial contract

Genesis Associates
London (Central)
£35000 per annum
28 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Project Planner - 6 month initial contract LOCATION: Central London SALARY: £35K depending on experience OVERVIEW: a 6 month initial contact (with the intentions to go permanent) based on-site with a major retailer in Central London. ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES: You will be working for an artwork and repro agency based on-site with one of their key retail clients in Central London. Your role will be to support the on-site Project Managers and Account Managers in all aspects of NPD project planning, batching and data management. Work strategically and co-operatively across the categories and suppliers in order to maintain efficient work levels and delivering the agreed plan in line with the client's expectations. Collate, capture, manage and communicate data that forms the transition plan. Work with the programme team and relevant stakeholders to ensure regional variants, packaging formats and bespoke requirements are captured within the plan. Provide reporting of performance against the plan and any blockers within the process which may affect delivery. SKILLS & EXPERIENCE: Previous work experience in a project planning role is ESSENTIAL. Retail / FMCG project planning experience would be preferable. Impeccable organisation, communication and presentation skills. Experience in multi-tasking and cradle to grave project management, planning & tracking. Data management and analytical skills. Strong administrative skills and happy to complete ad-hoc admin tasks. Experience of using spreadsheets, databases and bespoke systems. Knowledge of design, retail, brand or packaging is extremely beneficial. Strong team player and confident in front of clients. If this sounds like you or someone you know please get in touch today We offer a referral fee of up to £250 for any candidates who we place in a role from a recommendation. Contact for more information This job was originally posted as