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Design Director - Maternity Cover (12 Month FTC)

Southwark, London

Job Ref
SE1-DD-AW
Location
Southwark, London
Salary
Competitive

Do you want to play a senior role at an innovative agency and help shape their culture and direction?

Marks fuels brands to move fast, move forward, and move confidently.

We are a brand design agency created to meet the unique and dynamic conditions of today’s market. Delivering insight-driven, innovative and strategic experiences & packaging design for both premium and FMCG brands. Providing our clients with fluid,
day-to-day design leadership coupled and/or game-changing provocation and fresh thinking.

We are looking for a Design Director who has a keen eye for detail and a passion for problem solving to join our busy London studio. This is a rewarding role for a team player with a positive attitude, working in a friendly and relaxed, yet focused and hard-working environment.

Why join us?

We’re changing and growing, so you can be a part of something new and have ownership of the direction and scope of what you’re working on. In the last 5 years we’ve grown from 10 people to 130 with Europe so you’d be working in a new agency that isn’t locked down in terms of their culture & process – we’re defining that and as a senior member you can help guide and shape our approach. We’re moving fast and we’d love you to be part of that journey - a chance like this doesn’t come around very often.

About you:

As a Design Director, you are approachable, creative and multi-dimensional. You lead from the front and are able to work across multiple creative projects. You build brand worlds, understand brand experience and hero internal design best practices.

Creative, professional and enthusiastic but first and foremost an excellent designer with a passion for creating memorable communications. You should have the desire to influence,
inspire and mentor other members of the creative team to achieve the best possible
creative output from every brief.

You have previously worked in a similar agency environment, are truly passionate about design with an excellent understanding of communication and branding. You are able to think conceptually and also have excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to manage clients and projects independently. You are comfortable working on premium & FMCG brands and have a deep understanding of how they operate.

You are the focal point for the creative team and therefore have strong organisational and problem-solving skills plus the ability to brief and provide clear direction to others in the studio team.

Reward:

• Competitive Salary (based on experience)
• 25 days annual leave (+ 8 public days)
• Pension scheme
• Private health insurance
• Cycle to Work Scheme

Location:

Due to COVID all colleagues are working remotely. As and when we return to the studio you’ll be based in Southwark, it’s at the heart of SE1 so you’ll have everything you need right on your doorstep.

Who are we?

Marks is a global brand design agency specialising in packaging and brand experience. Within Europe we have 4 studios; London, Birmingham, Amsterdam & Paris. We’re not big on clichés but we are big on work hard play hard… we are a team focused business that wants new joiners to develop, grow and have fun with us.

Function
Design
Status
Full Time
Type
Fixed Term Contract
Hours
Monday to Friday either 8.00am - 4.30pm or 8.30pm - 5pm


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Midweight Designer - London

Southwark, London

Job Ref
SE1-MW-AW
Location
Southwark, London
Salary
Competitive

Are you a passionate Graphic Designer bursting with enthusiasm and ideas?

Come and join us a play a key role within the design team. You’ll be responsible for producing outstanding designs across all disciplines and successfully take client projects from briefing stage through to the final application.

We’ll expect you to get involved with internal initiatives, playing an active role in supporting both your immediate colleagues - nurturing and supporting younger designers in the team, spot their strengths and be a champion of their skills and development.

About you:

You’ll either be a Mid-weight, or will have had a good few years as a Junior. This is a packaging graphic design role, we want to see people with a passion for packaging design who have the ability to adapt designs, so experience of FMCG and healthcare brands would be a real advantage, as would storytelling and designing mode of action.

But you’ll be an excellent designer with a passion for problem solving and creating memorable communications. Because of the work we do you’ll be a conceptual thinker with strong typographic skills and attention to detail. You can consistently demonstrate the ability to execute with excellence, creating great work, on time and on budget for our clients.

With a grounded working knowledge of the usual Adobe software (InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator) and a portfolio that shows conceptual thinking, you’re focussed, open minded, and are excited by the potential of being part of a talented and growing pool of creatives.

What's in it for you?

• Competitive salary
• Private Healthcare
• Life Assurance scheme
• 25 days holiday + 8 public holidays
• Buy more holidays scheme
• Health Assured Employee Assistance Programme
• Cycle to work scheme
• City Bike Scheme (London only)
• Recognition program
• Levy accredited qualifications
• Apple purchase discount scheme
• Relocation packages


Location:

Due to COVID all colleagues are working remotely. As and when we return to the studio you’ll be based in Southwark, it’s at the heart of SE1 so you’ll have everything you need right on your doorstep.

Who are we?

Marks is a global brand design agency specialising in packaging and brand experience. Within Europe we have 4 studios; London, Birmingham, Amsterdam & Paris. We’re not big on clichés but we are big on work hard play hard… we are a team focused business that wants new joiners to develop, grow and have fun with us.

Function
Design
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
Monday to Friday either 8.00am - 16.30pm or 8.30pm - 17.00pm


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Midweight Designer - Amsterdam

Amsterdam

Job Ref
AMS-MD-AW
Location
Amsterdam
Salary
Competitive

We are a strategic brand and packaging design consultancy helping brands to win at ‘Moment of Sale’. Our focus is on using design to scale business and amplify brands in the most effective, efficient ways possible and deliver it globally. With an agile design toolbox and with adaptive capabilities, Marks aim is to help brands thrive by offering more smarter, leaner design services on a global scale.

Our Culture:

Marks is a genuinely friendly, fun and engaging place to work. Whilst we all have very serious work to do, we are emphatic that our employees should have the most rewarding experience at work we can possibly give them in a business environment, as well as a great place for all to nurture their talents. We’re bringing together a diverse team of creative people with perspectives from all over the world to create a vibrant environment full of ideas, opinions, and experience.

About The Role:

Our Amsterdam Studio is growing rapidly, and we are looking for a talented Midweight Designer who is bursting with enthusiasm and ideas to join our creative team. This is a rewarding role for a team player with a positive attitude, working in a friendly and relaxed, yet focused and hard-working environment.

As an excellent designer with a passion for problem solving and creating memorable designs, you’re eager to learn new aspects of the business with a proactive attitude and approach. You’re truly passionate about all things design. A conceptual thinker with strong typographic skills and an attention to detail, you can consistently demonstrate the ability to execute with excellence, creating great work for our clients.

You’ll be part of a dynamic team and have the opportunity to participate in projects from concept to execution. You’re focussed, open minded, and are excited by the potential of being part of a talented and growing pool of creatives.

What you’ll do:

• Apply your knowledge to turn raw ideas into skilfully crafted executions
• Collaborate with the rest of the team, iterate quickly and respect deadlines
• Move effectively while still being meticulous and conscientious in your work
• Participate in agency life and get involved with internal initiatives, playing an active role in supporting your immediate colleagues

What you’ll need:

• Overall experience in branding, packaging and corporate identity
• An ability to translate design briefs into compelling creative solutions
• A can do attitude with a confidence and willingness to use your initiative
• A great portfolio that shows conceptual thinking in the world of FMCG, healthcare brands are a plus
• A hands-on approach, keen eye for detail and great crafting skills
• A passion for visual culture, creativity, innovation and tech, beyond the world of graphic design
• A grounded working knowledge of the usual Adobe software (InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator)
• Organisation skills. You can effectively manage your time, prioritise your work and handle multiple projects simultaneously

Come and join us if you are hungry to learn, determined to create beautiful things and be part of a growing new studio in the heart of Amsterdam.

Function
Design
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
Monday to Friday either 8.00am - 16.30pm or 8.30pm - 17.00pm


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Senior Graphic Designer

Birmingham

Job Ref
B24-SD-KA
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Competitive

As a Senior Designer at Marks you will be focused on delivering creative excellence across all levels of a project lifecycle, including conceptualisation, design development, crafting and finalisation.

You will design translate brand needs into distinctive visual outcomes, design craft and implement the brand experience across all touchpoints; through cleverly applied insight, compelling conceptual territories, confident creativity and powerfully consistent activation.

About you:

Ideally you will have an agency background specialising in FMCG pharmaceutical/cosmetics design. With that in mind, you will have good awareness of brands, brand experience, brand ecosystems, consumer trends and insights

You will already be comfortable delivering a wide range of project types including design for packaging, concepts, key visuals, storyboarding retouching/visualisation, design principles & guidelines.

For this role you will need a strong strategic mindset and approach underpinning all creative exploration, establishing clearly defined territories that push the boundaries of the brief.

What's in it for you?

• Competitive salary
• Private Healthcare
• Life Assurance scheme
• 25 days holiday + 8 public holidays
• Buy more holidays scheme
• Health Assured Employee Assistance Programme
• Cycle to work scheme
• Recognition program
• Levy accredited qualifications
• Apple purchase discount scheme

Location:

You’ll be based at our studio in Fort Dunlop. Birmingham with onsite parking and multiple eateries, you’ll have everything you need in walking distance. Working from our spacious studio you’ll be mentored along your journey, given top-notch equipment to use and everything you need to develop and grow with us. The Marks family is big on fun too; with dozens of social events planned throughout each year to help balance out the work with the play.


Who are we?

Marks fuels brands to move fast, move forward, and move confidently. We are a brand design agency created to meet the unique and dynamic conditions of today’s market. Delivering insight-driven, innovative and strategic experiences & packaging design for both premium and FMCG brands. Providing our clients with fluid, day-to-day design leadership and/or game-changing provocation and fresh thinking.

Marks is a global brand design agency specialising in packaging and brand experience. Within Europe we have 4 studios; London, Birmingham, Amsterdam & Paris. We’re not big on clichés but we are big on work hard play hard… we are a team focused business that wants new joiners to develop, grow and have fun with us.

Function
Design
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
Monday to Friday either 8.00 - 16.30 or 8.30 - 17.00


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Design Director - Maternity Cover (12 Month FTC)

Birmingham

Job Ref
B24-DD-KM
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Competitive

Do you have a keen eye for detail and a passion for problem solving?

Come and join us and play a senior role within the design team, where you’ll be entrusted with a high degree of creative custodianship and empowered to take ownership of projects and the quality of the work produced.

But we’ll expect you to get involved with internal initiatives, playing an active role in supporting both your immediate colleagues - nurturing and supporting younger designers in the team, spot their strengths and be a champion of their skills and development.
This is a fixed term one year contract to cover maternity with the potential to be made permanent.

About you:

You’ll either be a Design Director already or be a strong Senior Designer with a good number of years agency experience working on big brands across packaging and off-pack comms.

This is a packaging graphic design role, we want to see people with a passion for packaging design who have the ability to adapt designs, so experience of bringing order and consistency to FMCG and healthcare brands would be a real advantage.

Creative, professional and enthusiastic but first and foremost an excellent designer with a passion for creating memorable communications. Because you’ve previously worked in a similar agency environment, you’re truly passionate about design with an excellent understanding of communication and branding. Conceptually thinking and able to produce an array of creative design solutions, you can successfully take client projects from briefing stage through to the final artwork or application. You’ll have strong typographic skills with an attention to detail and be able to articulate ideas with conviction.

What's in it for you?

• Competitive salary depending upon experience
• Private Healthcare
• Life Assurance scheme
• 25 days holiday + 8 public holidays
• Buy more holidays scheme
• Health Assured Employee Assistance Programme
• Cycle to work scheme
• Recognition program
• Levy accredited qualifications
• Apple purchase discount scheme
• Relocation packages


Location:

You’ll be based at our studio in Fort Dunlop. Birmingham with onsite parking and multiple eateries, you’ll have everything you need in walking distance. Working from our spacious studio you’ll be mentored along your journey, given top-notch equipment to use and everything you need to develop and grow with us. We do require you to be flexible on location between the Birmingham studio and the Uxbridge client
office. The Marks family is big on fun too; with dozens of social events planned throughout each year to help balance out the work with the play.

Who are we?

Marks fuels brands to move fast, move forward, and move confidently. We are a brand design agency created to meet the unique and dynamic conditions of today’s market. Delivering insight-driven, innovative and strategic experiences & packaging design for both premium and FMCG brands. Providing our clients with fluid,
day-to-day design leadership and/or game-changing provocation and fresh thinking.

Marks is a global brand design agency specialising in packaging and brand experience. Within Europe we have 4 studios; London, Birmingham, Amsterdam & Paris. We’re not big on clichés but we are big on work hard play hard… we are a team focused business that wants new joiners to develop, grow and have fun with us.

Function
Design
Status
Full Time
Type
Fixed Term Contract
Hours
Monday to Friday either 8.00am - 4.30pm or 8.30am - 5.00pm


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Account Manager

Birmingham

Job Ref
B24-AM-PH
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Up to £33,000 dependent on experience

Are you looking to further your career and work with some of the biggest brands?

We are looking for an Account Manager with a passion for FMCG and design. You’ll be working on world famous brands within a dedicated client servicing team, reporting to the Senior Account Manager.

You’ll be responsible for the delivery of specific Client projects – this means planning projects and managing work to agreed timeframes, delivering work within Client budget and profitably for the Agency. You’ll be responsible for ensuring that projects remain within the agreed parameters of the brief and any agreed SLA or contract. As a key contact for our clients you will be managing all aspects of their brand projects ensuring client service and creative excellence are met. You’ll work closely with your line manager and clients to deliver solutions thanks to inspiring briefs for our creative department. You’ll be responsible for managing the profitability and effectiveness of your projects, which requires working with your line manager and peers to build your knowledge of the finance system and your understanding of the importance of timely billing and income recognition.

Be curious, we encourage you to increase your knowledge. Learn about your Clients’ business, their challenges, trends in their market, the competitive landscape. Understand what threatens their business at both a micro and macro level. Broaden your knowledge of the communications industry, of branding and the mechanics of print and packaging design & delivery.

Be proud; champion the creativity of the agency and turn your work into story-telling case studies that will inspire clients to give us more work, including new brand challenges.

Partner with the Creative team on your accounts, participate in brainstorms, share insights and information that you glean from research into your Clients. Contribute to account reviews and development plans with both watch outs and opportunities. Assist with the realisation of plans to land opportunities and grow your account. Spend time with your Clients, don’t get into the habit of emailing work; set up a time for you and/ or the team to present face to face.


About you:

You’ll already be an Account Manager or an Account Executive with a level of gravitas who has experience of the management of premium or FMCG packaging design from conception through to artwork and delivery.

You’ll need to have excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to manage clients and projects independently.


What's in it for you?

• Salary of up to £33,000 (dependent upon experience)
• Private Healthcare
• Life Assurance scheme
• 25 days holiday + 8 public holidays
• Buy more holidays scheme
• Health Assured Employee Assistance Programme
• Cycle to work scheme
• Recognition program
• Levy accredited qualifications
• Apple purchase discount scheme
• Relocation packages



Location:

You’ll be based at our studio in Fort Dunlop Birmingham with onsite parking, a gym and multiple eateries, you’ll have everything you need in walking distance. Working from our spacious studio you’ll be mentored along your journey, given top-notch equipment to use and everything you need to develop and grow with us. The Marks family is big on fun too; with dozens of social events planned throughout each year to help balance out the work with the play.

Who are we?

Marks fuels brands to move fast, move forward, and move confidently. We are a brand design agency created to meet the unique and dynamic conditions of today’s market. Delivering insight-driven, innovative and strategic experiences & packaging design for both premium and FMCG brands. Providing our clients with fluid, day-to-day design leadership and/or game-changing provocation and fresh thinking.

Marks is a global brand design agency specialising in packaging and brand experience. Within Europe we have 4 studios; London, Birmingham, Amsterdam & Paris. We’re not big on clichés but we are big on work hard play hard… we are a team focused business that wants new joiners to develop, grow and have fun with us.

Function
Design
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
Monday to Friday 8.00am -4.00pm or Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm


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Account Director

Birmingham

Job Ref
B24-AD-PH
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Competitive

Are you a business growth focused Account Director who wants to take their accounts to the next level?

We’re looking for an Account Director to join us and offer overall leadership to their Client Services team, ensuring projects are managed to time, resource and budget. In addition, you’ll be responsible for identifying and developing new business opportunities with new and existing clients.

Your ability to continually build and maintain strong relationships with your clients will ensure your success in this role, as will galvanising your team to win business.

You’ll need to take responsibility for quality control within the team ensuring your client’s expectations are always exceeded, along with taking responsibility and control the financial procedures, making sure your team are fully aware of targets – this means completing all forecasts and preparing and developing the client’s business plan.

About you:

You’ll already be a Senior Account Manager or Account Director, looking for your next move. A genuine heavyweight who can guide clients strategically and build service excellence with the delivery team back in Birmingham. You’ll have both the vision and energy to further develop and push some accounts.

Ideally, you’ll have come from an FMCG packaging background, if not then integrated marketing, or from a print management company. You may even have worked client side – but you’ll need to have strategic sales experience.

You’ll be a fantastic communicator who can work across multiple countries, someone who can politically navigate the layers of the business. Collaboration is key in this role as you’ll be working closely with our Design Leads, the global VP who (is US based) while working hand in hand with sister company SGS to ensure all integration is smooth.

You’ll be able to provide excellent leadership and guidance to team members – bringing your team together and gain their trust and respect.

What's in it for you?

Benefits for Adverts – UK

• Private Healthcare
• Life Assurance scheme
• 25 days holiday + 8 public holidays
• Buy more holidays scheme
• Health Assured Employee Assistance Programme
• Cycle to work scheme
• Recognition program
• Levy accredited qualifications
• Apple purchase discount scheme
• Relocation packages


Location:

You’ll be based at our studio in Fort Dunlop. Birmingham with onsite parking and multiple eateries, you’ll have everything you need in walking distance. Working from our spacious studio you’ll be mentored along your journey, given top-notch equipment to use and everything you need to develop and grow with us. The Marks family is big on fun too; with dozens of social events planned throughout each year to help balance out the work with the play.


Who are we?

Marks fuels brands to move fast, move forward, and move confidently. We are a brand design agency created to meet the unique and dynamic conditions of today’s market. Delivering insight-driven, innovative and strategic experiences & packaging design for both premium and FMCG brands. Providing our clients with fluid, day-to-day design leadership and/or game-changing provocation and fresh thinking.

Marks is a global brand design agency specialising in packaging and brand experience. Within Europe we have 4 studios; London, Birmingham, Amsterdam & Paris. We’re not big on clichés but we are big on work hard play hard… we are a team focused business that wants new joiners to develop, grow and have fun with us.

Function
Design
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
Monday to Friday 8.00am -4.00pm or Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm


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Senior Account Manager

Amsterdam

Job Ref
NM-2202-SAM
Location
Amsterdam
Salary
Competitive

Are you looking to further your career with a move into a more strategic role?

This is an opportunity for a Senior Account Manager who is established in their role; someone who is ready to take more ownership in the success of the both the agency and client business by leveraging your strategic knowledge, visual capabilities, business acumen, interpersonal and presentation skills.

You will report into the Account Director and aid them in delivering on the Client Business Plan by providing accurate forecasting for your segment of the account, as well as developing new initiatives to increase revenue and profitability.

You will be confident briefing and reviewing work, leveraging strategic and creative principles, and championing the cause of the client. Your proof reading will be fastidious, and desire for quality output the driving force behind all you do. You will be able to support the presentation of creative work with Design Directors, or in their absence present work confidently yourself. You will be required to write proposals, estimates and timelines, as well as manage all the financial aspects of your projects.

You’ll need to be an excellent written and verbal communicator with the ability to manage clients and projects independently, in association with the Creative, Strategy and Operations teams. Key to this role’s success will be teamwork and collaboration.

You will be exposed to the most senior stakeholders in the global client business, taking part in status meetings, as well as working sessions and workshops. You will also be required to deal with the most junior marketers in their teams. With this in mind, you will be professional in all you do and say, able to guide and educate, adept at listening, be calm in a tricky situation, and present yourself with gravitas.

At times you will be required to attend face to face presentations and client development meetings, particularly in Europe. Day-to-day client meetings are completed remotely with Global and Local teams all around the world.

Initially, you will roll your sleeves up and get your hands dirty, operating independently on your segment and seeing projects through from conception to completion. Once established (3-6 months) you will gain a report to help with the administration aspects of the role; you will need to get to grips with them yourself first, in order to effectively train your report. You will be willing and capable of guiding them to become the best they can be; nurturing their talents to the advantage of the wider Client Services Team.

Responsibilities

• Account segment reporting for
o planning, including forecasting and volume estimation
o profitability, on a day to day, monthly, quarterly and annual basis
• Client development, spotting opportunities for Marks R5
• Brand guardianship, across all projects
• Project ownership
• Briefing, WIP and delivery
• Costing and invoicing
• Tracking and critical path
• Resource planning
• Line of sight for all projects to Global HQ
• Team cohesion, ensuring all team members are involved at the right time, and that their roles and responsibilities are taken into consideration
• Management and development of reports
• Ensuring the Account Director has full visibility of creative briefs and projects, globally

Core Competencies

• Brand strategy and positioning – highly beneficial
• Creative strategy – essential
• Experience working with multinational FMCGs – essential
• Packaging design principles – essential
• Tactical / POS – beneficial
• Mac Usage – essential
• Adobe Creative Suite – basic understanding for opening and checking files
• Microsoft Office – essential
• Business English – essential
• Proficient in other languages – highly beneficial

What's in it for you?

• Competitive Salary
• 25 days annual leave (+statutory public days)
• Pension scheme - minimum government scheme only

Location

We’re based in the heart of Amsterdam, near to Waterlooplein overlooking the Amstel River and Herengracht.

Who we are:

Who we are:

Marks is part of the SGS & Co global brand impact group, delivering speed and quality through innovation and insights to drive impact for our world class clients. We combine deep expertise in design, graphic services, production, technology, and process optimization with unmatched marketplace understanding, dynamic ideas, and client first customer service. We bring the world’s best brands to life and set them up for success in a modern world.

SGS & Co shifts brands to impact through the strength of our people. Our team of nearly 5,000 employees across 30+ countries works collaboratively to exceed client expectations today and anticipate how we’ll need to pivot together to win tomorrow. We take pride in our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion along with our ambition to lead the industry to a more sustainable future to drive positive impact for our clients, our people, and our planet.

Function
Design
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm


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IT

.Net Software Developer Junior to Senior (Remote Working)

Various Locations

Job Ref
HU13-SD-DG
Location
Various Locations
Salary
Competitive

At SGS & CO, our global software engineering team don’t just develop software – we have a worldwide impact. We help global household brands own the moment when a consumer’s interest in their products turns into a desire to purchase.

SGS & CO software developers are innovators, problem-solvers, and hard-workers who are building solutions with cloud technologies, the latest Microsoft and open source software and much more.

We are looking to enhance our current team with additional software developers at all levels. Whether you are a junior wanting to join a progressive and forward thinking team that can provide you with the new skills and mentoring you need to start your career; a mid-level developer looking for a new sector and technical challenge with a chance to work with the latest technologies; or a senior developer who can help shape, drive and craft new technical solutions that will have a real world impact across a global company then this is an opportunity to join us.

So at whatever level we are looking for professional, skilled software developers who want to learn, evolve, and thrive in a fast-paced, value-driven environment.

About the role:

You will work in a modern supportive, valued and agile software development environment. Working closely with key stakeholders and third parties on prioritised business objectives you will join our fast growing and dedicated technology team. You will be part of that team that are building and designing software solutions that power an always-on collaborative platform used by a worldwide collective of thousands of talented people to deliver end-to-end marketing solutions from concept through to implementation for all our clients.

The role will see you as part of team whose typical day starts with remote stand-ups across our scrum teams followed by any of the following: development pairing with teammates, supporting or leading on complex technical design tasks, writing unit tests, implementing applications, designing and architecting system requirements, reviewing pull requests, mentoring teammates or groups, planning and prioritising future work, working with business analysts on new features, collaborating with our quality assurance team to test and debug sprint deliverables, documenting your work or collaborating in whiteboard design sessions.

About you:

We are looking to recruit across all levels so whether you are a junior or a senior we are looking for candidates with appropriate experience and skillset; for example a degree/HND in a computer science, engineering discipline; or equivalent software development experience. We’d expect you to have in-depth knowledge, appropriate to role level, of at least one or more of the following languages:

• C#.NET (preferred);
• SQL;
• JavaScript.

It is also desirable that you have experience of one or more of the following:

• ASP.NET/Web Application;
• Blazor (web apps with C#);
• ¬MS Azure;
• MS Visual Studio;
• MS SQL Server/SSRS;
• Azure DevOps (VSTS) / GIT.

You must also be able to demonstrate that you:

• are dedicated to producing clean, testable and highly maintainable code;
• can thrive in a collaborative working environment;
• want to help and support your team members, and
• can communicate effectively at all levels.

What's in it for you?

At SGSCO you’d be a key part of our global software engineering department joining one of our software development teams, working alongside other developers, business analysts and testers producing business critical software. We offer a clear development path with a designated mentor to support you on your journey.

Salary range is competitive dependent on role and experience we also offer:

• Private Healthcare;
• Life Assurance scheme;
• 25 days holiday + 8 public holidays;
• Buy more holidays scheme;
• Health Assured Employee Assistance Programme;
• Cycle to work scheme;
• Recognition program;
• Levy accredited qualifications;
• Relocation packages.

Location:

This is a remote working role. The Software Engineering head office is based in Hull but our team comprises software developers from across the country.

Who are we:

SGS & Co is a global brand impact group delivering speed and quality through innovation and insights to drive impact for our world class clients. We combine deep expertise in design, graphic services, production, technology, and process optimization with unmatched marketplace understanding, dynamic ideas, and client first customer service. We bring the world’s best brands to life and set them up for success in a modern world.

SGS & Co shifts brands to impact through the strength of our people. Our team of nearly 5,000 employees across 30+ countries work collaboratively to exceed client expectations today and anticipate how we will need to pivot together to win tomorrow. We take pride in our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion along with our ambition to lead the industry to a more sustainable future to drive positive impact for our clients, our people, and our planet.

Function
IT
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
Monday to Friday 8.00 -16.00 or Monday to Friday 8.30 to 16.30


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Production

3D CGI Compositing Artist

Amsterdam

Job Ref
AMS-CA-SB
Location
Amsterdam
Salary
Competitive

Are you a 3D CGI Compositing Artist, and wanting to work with some of the most well-loved and established brands in today's marketplace?

On a daily basis you will composite and post produce high quality product renderings using Nuke within a pipeline and visualising products to a very high standard.
You will be applying post production on renders to enhance the final result and meet client expectations, optimise and troubleshoot lighting and rendering issues, along with taking responsibility for ensuring line manager is kept informed of the progress of the jobs you are working on, and any impact there is to the production plan.

About you:

Having previously worked in a 3D CGI Compositing role before you will have a keen eye for lighting and a sound working knowledge Nuke or similar (Flame, After Effects or Motion 5) and a good knowledge of Autodesk Maya and V-Ray. You will also have experience using other Adobe CS applications, Illustrator/Acrobat/Photoshop.

What's in it for you?

Competitive salary
25 days holiday (+ public holidays)
Pension Scheme

Location:

We’re based in the heart of Amsterdam, you’ll have everything you need in walking distance of our modern studio.

Who are we:

SGS & Co is a global brand impact group delivering speed and quality through innovation and insights to drive impact for our world class clients. We combine deep expertise in design, graphic services, production, technology, and process optimization with unmatched marketplace understanding, dynamic ideas, and client first customer service. We bring the world’s best brands to life and set them up for success in a modern world.

SGS & Co shifts brands to impact through the strength of our people. Our team of nearly 5,000 employees across 30+ countries work collaboratively to exceed client expectations today and anticipate how we’ll need to pivot together to win tomorrow. We take pride in our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion along with our ambition to lead the industry to a more sustainable future to drive positive impact for our clients, our people, and our planet.

Function
Production
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
40 hour week Monday to Friday


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Project Support

Amsterdam

Job Ref
AMS-PS-SB
Location
Amsterdam
Salary
Competitive

At SGS & Co as Project Support you would be responsible for the accurate data entry of the clients briefs / orders into out internal system and support the Project Manager with admin duties and updates on status of projects.

You will liaise with Project Manager and client on all existing and forthcoming projects to ensure clients expectations are met. Within the capacity of Project Manager you will be expected to uphold and develop the client relationship and ensure consistent quality of work produced and ensure smooth transition of new processes and procedures, you'll report all activity each month and provide proactive forecasting to facilitate the planning of upcoming workload and production resource.

Internal communications are a large part of the role, you'll facilitate internal communication through the SGS & Co production facility on the progress of all jobs.

You will use internal systems to ensure work schedules are adhered to and an accurate permanent record is maintained, oversee that all project details are documented through the system. Continually maintain system so all information is correct for client and partners.

About you:

You'll have excellent communication skills and fluent in Dutch and English language. You will be highly organised and have a keen eye for detail.

What's in it for you?

• Competitive salary
• 25 days annual leave (+ 8 public days)
• Pension scheme

Location

We’re based in the heart of Amsterdam in Waterlooplein, you’ll have everything you need in walking distance of our modern studio.

Who we are:

SGS & Co is a global brand impact group delivering speed and quality through innovation and insights to drive impact for our world class clients. We combine deep expertise in design, graphic services, production, technology, and process optimization with unmatched marketplace understanding, dynamic ideas, and client first customer service. We bring the world’s best brands to life and set them up for success in a modern world.

SGS & Co shifts brands to impact through the strength of our people. Our team of nearly 5,000 employees across 30+ countries works collaboratively to exceed client expectations today and anticipate how we’ll need to pivot together to win tomorrow. We take pride in our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion along with our ambition to lead the industry to a more sustainable future to drive positive impact for our clients, our people, and our planet.

Function
Production
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
40 hour week Monday to Friday


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Colour Retoucher

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
HU1-CR-SI
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary
Competitive salary DOE

Do you want to become a Retoucher and work with some of world’s truly biggest brands?

Come and join SGSCO as a Retoucher and be responsible for the completion of colour manipulation retouching activities. On a standard day you’ll be assigned work from line manager, pick designs from schedule, taking native supplied artwork and colour manipulation, to achieve the desired result. This means converting images received into colour correct, production ready images for use in any media environment, managing multi layered PSD’s containing multiple Layer sets and file management.


About you…

You’ll no doubt have come from the reprographic industry as you’ll have knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures. Don’t worry about having strong Adobe CS skills, we can teach you those skills – as long as you know your way around a computer we can do the rest. A keen eye for colour and colour matching skills along the ability to manage your own workload and meet customer deliveries.

What’s in it for me?

• Competitive salary (DOE)
• Private healthcare
• Life Assurance scheme
• 25 days holiday + 8 public holidays
• Buy more holidays scheme
• Health Assured Employee Assistance Programme
• Cycle to work scheme
• Recognition program
• Levy accredited qualifications
• Apple purchase discount scheme
• Relocation packages



Want to know more about our offices?

We're based at Bridgehead Business Park in Hessle. With great traffic links and free on-site car parking, our offices provide a cool, modern working environment.


Who are we?

We’re SGSCO is a global collective of companies, expertise, and talent assembled specifically to help brands own every possible moment — in the physical world and in the digital world — when a consumer’s desire can be converted into action. We are not a holding company, we’re the team for the future, helping brands own the moment. With offices in the UK, Europe, North America and Asia, SGSCO boasts a diverse client base consisting of many well-known global brands.

Function
Production
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm


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3D CGI Artist ( Remote Working )

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
HU3 - 3D - EC
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary
Competitive

Are you a creative 3D artist with Maya & Vray skills, that wants to work with some of the biggest brands out there?

We are looking for 3D Artists to join our expanding CGI team. The role will be working within a vibrant team, creating beautiful, compelling, realistic high poly packaging & products for a wide range of applications, for some of the biggest and best loved brands on the planet. You will be working in a fabulous environment with a great social scene.

In this role you’ll create photo-realistic high poly CGI of products & packaging to high technical and aesthetic standards on time and to specification. We’re looking for collaborative team-players who want to help a developing team by sharing your Maya knowledge while learning about how we do things here. You’ll be a great communicator with excellent organisational skills and attention to details.

About you:

You may be a graduate with several years 3D skills/experience who wants to join a company that will coach, train and support their development into becoming a truly great 3D artist! You’ll need to have a great technical knowledge of asset creating in Maya & Vray with 3D skills that can be used to resolve issues in creative and effective ways. You’ll need to have knowledge of CG lighting and shading techniques with the ability to troubleshoot common rendering issues

It would be advantageous if you also had…

• Knowledge of 3ds Max
• Good knowledge of Adobe suite including Photoshop & Illustrator
• Scripting experience
• Photography experience
• Knowledge of Nuke & After FX

What’s in it for you?

• Private Healthcare
• Life Assurance scheme
• 25 days holiday + 8 public holidays
• Buy more holidays scheme
• Health Assured Employee Assistance Programme
• Cycle to work scheme
• Recognition program
• Levy accredited qualifications
• Apple purchase discount scheme
• Relocation packages


Wondering about the office?

Due to COVID all colleagues are working remotely from home and you would be provided with the equipment to do so.

As and when we are able to return to the office we’re based at The Maltings in the heart of Hull, with onsite parking and a high end, fully equipped facility, it’ll be the best office you’ve ever worked at! With a break area containing pool tables, X-Boxes and table football, we have just about everything you need onsite, and what we don’t have is just a short walk away in the City Centre.

Who are we?

SGS & Co is a global brand impact group delivering speed and quality through innovation and insights to drive impact for our world class clients. We combine deep expertise in design, graphic services, production, technology, and process optimization with unmatched marketplace understanding, dynamic ideas, and client first customer service. We bring the world’s best brands to life and set them up for success in a modern world.

SGS & Co shifts brands to impact through the strength of our people. Our team of nearly 5,000 employees across 30+ countries work collaboratively to exceed client expectations today and anticipate how we’ll need to pivot together to win tomorrow. We take pride in our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion along with our ambition to lead the industry to a more sustainable future to drive positive impact for our clients, our people, and our planet.

Function
Production
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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Sales

On-site Project Coordinator - Graphics

Vevey

Job Ref
SWIT-OGC-EP
Location
Vevey

Who are we:

SGS & Co is a global brand impact group delivering speed and quality through innovation and insights to drive impact for our world-class clients. We combine deep expertise in design, graphic services, production, technology, and process optimization with unmatched marketplace understanding, dynamic ideas, and client-first customer service. We bring the world’s best brands to life and set them up for success in the modern world.

SGS & Co shift brands to impact through the strength of our people. Our team of nearly 5,000 employees across 30+ countries works collaboratively to exceed client expectations today and anticipate how we’ll need to pivot together to win tomorrow. We take pride in our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion along with our ambition to lead the industry to a more sustainable future to drive positive impact for our clients, our people, and our planet.

Position summary:

The On-site Graphics Coordinator provides on-site project management for the client, coordinating efforts between the client and SGSCO Teams.
First point of contact for the client's marketing teams in the coordination of packaging/e-commerce development projects.

Location:

Vevey, Vaud, Switzerland


Essential Responsibilities, Accountabilities & results:

• Assist the Project Manager on packaging projects. Responsible for the development and execution of packaging ranges.
• Be an expert of the graphic chain, execution of packaging in compliance with the applicable standards, guidelines, and printers' specifications. Be in charge of detecting and addressing anomalies within the files.
• Participate actively in technical meetings (launch of the range, contact with the printers, etc.), press passing, technical point of contact for proof management.
• Establish priorities based on project timelines. Provide the client and production team with clear visibility on the timing. Responsible for the On-time & On-quality delivery.
• Coordinate the artwork production between sgsco team and client. Coordinate packaging production via job instructions and schedules to complete jobs.
• Drive continuous improvement pipeline for artwork process and ensure alignment with the global artwork process.
• Review proofs to ensure instructions were followed. Coordinate revisions if required.
• Ensure compliance with the company’s internal processes.
• Build and foster an excellent relationship with the client to ensure account retention and growth. Business development and optimization of the quality of our services.

Competency Requirements:

• Solid technical skills and knowledge of the graphic chain and packaging (artwork and reprography), printing processes (offset, flexo, rotogravure), proofing, and color management.
• Outstanding Customer Service skills
• 3 years experience in Project Management
• Good communication & interaction skills to serve as an effective liaison between the client and sgsco team.
• Autonomous, problem solver, and organized
• Fluent in English

Educational & Experience Minimum Requirements

• Degree or equivalent experience in the graphic arts industry. 4 years experience in design, print, and production art industry.
• Operating knowledge of graphics software applications (i.e. Illustrator & Photoshop)


Right to work in Switzerland.
Business travels may be required.

Function
Sales
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time - 45 hours per week - Switzerland


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Key Account Director - Packaging

Various Locations

Job Ref
GER-AD-EP
Location
Various Locations

Who are we:

SGS & Co is a global brand impact group delivering speed and quality through innovation and insights to drive impact for our world-class clients. We combine deep expertise in design, graphic services, production, technology, and process optimization with unmatched marketplace understanding, dynamic ideas, and client-first customer service. We bring the world’s best brands to life and set them up for success in the modern world.

SGS & Co shift brands to impact through the strength of our people. Our team of nearly 5,000 employees across 30+ countries works collaboratively to exceed client expectations today and anticipate how we’ll need to pivot together to win tomorrow. We take pride in our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion along with our ambition to lead the industry to a more sustainable future to drive positive impact for our clients, our people, and our planet.

Position Summary

The Key Account Director is in charge of the operational management of several business units for one of our major international accounts and the implementation of graphic chain projects.

Location: Germany Home-based - Remote

Essential Responsibilities, Accountabilities & Results

• Responsible for the international implementation of projects centered around the graphic chain in several types of media (Packaging, Print, and e-commerce).
• Continually building and maintaining strong and effective relationships with the client.
• Partner with the client to define the work processes and manage the implementation of Saas collaborative tools, and the change within international organizations.
• Manage the dedicated internal teams for each client (Coordinators / Project Managers).
• Optimize the process, lead project committees, share information with the client on the progress of the project and manage the subcontractors.
• Monitor the quality of developments and production, ensuring deadlines are met in compliance with budgets.
• Contribute to the growth of your account by anticipating and detecting new needs/opportunities and manage the pre-sales process.
• Responsible for the financial reporting.

Competency Requirements

• Strong leadership, project management, and inspirational skills
• Excellent communication skills with the ability to influence at a senior level
• A proven track record of working with high profile clients
• Good listening, negotiation, and influencing skills
• Strong presentation skills

Educational & Experience Minimum Requirements

• Extensive experience in project management or account management. PM qualification preferred.
• Experience in the graphics/print industry, packaging-related industry preferred.
• Good knowledge of the packaging graphic chain.
• Fluent in English

Right to work in the EU.
Business travels may be required.

Function
Sales
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time jobs in Germany - typically eight hours per day.


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