Position: Design Assistant
Our client based in London are looking for a packaging Assistant to join the studio team on maternity cover basis starting Feb but then for most of the year.
To organize and run the proofing meetings for company brochure
To assemble and supply customer samples and images
To manage the sampling workload and prioritize and organize resource accordingly.
Using the QAD system to check stock levels and order both finished goods and packaging components required to fulfill role.
To organize and maintain the storage facilities (development room) required to hold and organize stock and materials
General internal office admin required for the role.
To confirm deadlines for samples and images
To challenge unrealistic deadlines and requests
To escalate to the line manager any consistent breakdowns in the process, highlighting the individuals and departments involved
Good communicator at all levels
Ideally up to 2 Years' experience in similar role ideally within Print industry / Design environment, working with 3D packaging concepts in carton board.
Numerate and Literate with good handwriting and language skills
Illustrator / CAD experience.
Conversant Microsoft Office Software.
Good team Player also able to work on their own initiative with an eye for detail.
Focused on right first time, quality and accuracy.
Ability to manage own time in order to successfully complete all role requirements to an agreed timescale
Ability to work under pressure and to prioritize workloads at short notice
Shows initiative and uses a common sense approach to resolving issues and discrepancies
An understanding of product development is preferred but not essential
Experience in CAD software such as Artios, Impact, Kasemake
3D Structural mind set
Attention to detail
Comfortable and cautious using scaples, blades, glue gun ect.
Keeness to learn and understand packaging and structural design
Creative mindset and keen to bring packaging ideas to the table
Please make sure that your full address and details are included in your application for this role.