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Senior Designer

Birmingham

Job Ref
B24 MAR 0009
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Competitive plus benefits, inc. 25 days holiday, private healthcare, life assurance

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.


About you:

You’ll either be a Senior Designer already or be a strong Mid-weight 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.


Reward:

• Competitive salary depending upon experience
• 25 days annual leave (+ 8 public days)
• Pension scheme
• Private health insurance

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 R5 is a shopper-led strategic brand and packaging design consultancy that helps brands to win at ‘Moment of Sale’. With more products available on our smartphones than a tradition retail environment and with the ability to experience multiple touchpoints at once, ‘Point of Sale’ has turned into ‘Moment of Sale’. We believe Packaging design is at the centre and has become the most strategic piece of brand content. With an agile design toolbox based on strategic (FMOT, SMOT and Semiotics) and with adaptive capabilities, Marks R5 aim is to make brands fit this new world by offering better, faster leaner design activities on a global scale.

Function
Design
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
9am to 5:30pm | Mon-Fri


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Midweight Designer

Birmingham

Job Ref
MDbham08
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Competitive plus benefits, inc. 25 days holiday, private healthcare, life assurance

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.


Reward:

• Salary between £25,000 - £35,000 depending upon experience
• 25 days annual leave (+ 8 public days)
• Pension scheme
• Private health insurance


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 R5 is a shopper-led strategic brand and packaging design consultancy that helps brands to win at ‘Moment of Sale’. With more products available on our smartphones than a tradition retail environment and with the ability to experience multiple touchpoints at once, ‘Point of Sale’ has turned into ‘Moment of Sale’. We believe Packaging design is at the centre and has become the most strategic piece of brand content. With an agile design toolbox based on strategic (FMOT, SMOT and Semiotics) and with adaptive capabilities, Marks R5 aim is to make brands fit this new world by offering better, faster leaner design activities on a global scale.

Function
Design
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
9am to 5:30pm | Mon-Fri


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Creative Director

Waterloo, London

Job Ref
MARK0009
Location
Waterloo, London
Salary
DOE plus benefits, inc. 25 days holiday, private healthcare, life assurance

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


Merging the insight-driven, innovative, strategic design approach of Webb DeVlam with the effective design agility of Marks. Marks.R5 is a dynamic design agency that delivers better, faster, leaner design & experiences for high-value and FMCG brands.

We are looking for a Creative Director or an Associate Creative Director (who is ready to step up) 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.

This is an amazing opportunity for someone to look after a leading FMCG brand (covering 14 brands, 4 Design Directors and team of 24 Designers) as a Creative Director.


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 3 years we’ve grown from 10 people to 70 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 Creative 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've previously worked in a similar agency environment as a Creative Director or an Associate Creative Director, and are truly passionate about design with an excellent understanding of communication and branding. You’re 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:

• Highly competitive salary
• 25 days annual leave (+ 8 public days)
• Pension scheme
• Private health insurance

You’ll be based at our studio right next to Waterloo underground and across the road from the Old Vic. It’s at the heart of SE1 so you’ll have everything you need right on your doorstep.


Who are we?

Marks R5 is a shopper-led strategic brand and packaging design consultancy that helps brands to win at ‘Moment of Sale’. With more products available on our smartphones than a traditional retail environment and with the ability to experience multiple touchpoints at once, ‘Point of Sale’ has turned into ‘Moment of Sale’. We believe Packaging design is at the centre and has become the most strategic piece of brand content. With an agile design toolbox based on strategic (FMOT, SMOT and Semiotics) and with adaptive capabilities, Marks R5 aim is to make brands fit this new world by offering better, faster leaner design activities on a global scale.

Function
Design
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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Senior Account Manager

Amsterdam

Job Ref
AMS MAR 0010
Location
Amsterdam
Salary
DOE plus benefits, inc. 25 days holiday, private healthcare, life assurance

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.

The client is a giant in FMCG worldwide. After a recent restructure the agency community has been tasked to help the Global Design Strategy team to facilitate best practice processes. We are tasked with seeking opportunities for strategy and creative projects proactively to help shape and guide the Global Category Marketing teams’ ability to produce world class design that delivers ROI beyond expectation.

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


Reward

• Competitive Salary

Location

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


The Opportunity

We’re moving a proportion of our business from London to Amsterdam. You’ll be part of a brand-new team and a rapidly growing business. We’ve a secure, growing pipeline of work on a multi-million Euro account, as well as a pipeline of new client opportunities. It’s your chance help shape our future, as well as to shape your own.


Who are we?

Marks R5 is a shopper-led strategic brand and packaging design agency that helps brands to win at ‘Moment of Sale’. With more products available on our smartphones than a tradition retail environment and with the ability to experience multiple touchpoints at once, ‘Point of Sale’ has turned into ‘Moment of Sale’. We believe Packaging design is at the centre and has become the most strategic piece of brand content. With an agile design toolbox based on strategic (FMOT, SMOT and Semiotics) Marks R5’s aim is to make brands fit this new world by offering better, faster leaner design activities on a global scale.


Our Culture

Marks R5 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 safe place for all to nurture their talents.

Sorry, we don’t do ski trips on company coin (those days are gone for most businesses) but we do have an awesome summer soirée, Christmas party, team dinners to celebrate successes and encourage integration, lunch and learns, and the essential Friday beer o’clock, as well as socialising regularly outside of work.

• We require independence
You won’t be micro managed here.

• We work as a team
Egotists, sycophants and lone wolves need not apply
Our success is your success, and your success is ours
(Though managers and colleagues do recognise individuals through our personal development and rewards scheme!)

• Everybody has something to bring to the table
We listen to and respect each other

• We are empathetic and supportive
We take the time to understand our colleagues and support them in a time of need

• Everything we do, we do with a smile
Shouting, belittling, or attitude will not be tolerated

• We facilitate creativity for all
Want to set up a regular life drawing class? We’ll support that

Function
Design
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
9am to 5:30pm | Mon-Fri


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Design Director

Amsterdam

Job Ref
AMS MAR 0005
Location
Amsterdam
Salary
DOE plus benefits

Are you looking to further your career with a move into a more strategic, client facing creative role?

Merging an insight-driven, innovative, strategic design approach with the effective design agility, Marks R5 is a dynamic design agency that delivers better, faster, leaner design and experiences for high-value and FMCG brands.

We’re looking for Design Directors who are natural brand builders; competent in both strategic and creative branding principles. You’ll be packaging design led with a background working on FMCG brands of all levels, and have a deep understanding of how they operate. You’ll be able to connect the pack to the full suite of digital and physical touchpoints. You’ll be creative to the core and genuinely enthusiastic, but first and foremost an excellent designer with a passion for your craft.

As well as thinking conceptually, you’ll be structured in your approach; critical to this role is inherent adaptability and pragmatism as well as strong organisational skills. Working across multiple creative projects in a fast-paced studio environment you will need to prioritise and manage your time effectively.

Our Design Directors are approachable, creative and multi-dimensional. You will have direct reports (c.3-5), for whom you will be responsible. As the focal point for the creative team you’ll have the desire and ability to influence, inspire and mentor your reports and the wider team to solve problems and achieve the best possible creative output for every brief.

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 Director and other members of the client services and strategy 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.
This is a busy and demanding role that will require effective multi-tasking and an enduring commitment to deadlines. Reporting directly to the Creative Director you’ll be responsible for the day-to-day quality of outputs from, and nurturing of, the design team.


Main responsibilities:

To be Lead Creative on jobs within the company across multiple brands and produce concepts/solutions from brief through design, production and FTP across a wide variety of design areas including print, packaging, product and experiential.

To take briefs directly from the client and/or with the support of client services.

To plan and manage the design team that will be allocated to the project with client services and capacity teams.

To attend meetings with the client and/or client services and/or strategy teams during the various stages of the project and to liaise on the progress of the project and feedback comments from the client if necessary.

With input from client services and production where required, to source and brief suppliers, sub-contractors and freelancers where required for any given project.

To drive and monitor the creative team’s progress to ensure that projects move through the studio in a timely and efficient way.

Be an active participant in agency life and get involved with internal initiatives, playing an active role in supporting both your immediate colleagues. Nurture and support younger designers in the team, spot their strengths and be a champion of their skills and development.


Reward:

• Competitive salary


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 are we?

Marks R5 is a shopper-led strategic brand and packaging design consultancy that helps brands to win at ‘Moment of Sale’. With more products available on our smartphones than a tradition retail environment and with the ability to experience multiple touchpoints at once, ‘Point of Sale’ has turned into ‘Moment of Sale’. We believe Packaging design is at the centre and has become the most strategic piece of brand content. With an agile design toolbox based on strategic (FMOT, SMOT and Semiotics) and with adaptive capabilities, Marks R5 aim is to make brands fit this new world by offering better, faster leaner design activities on a global scale.


Location:

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


The Opportunity:

We’re moving a proportion of our business from London to Amsterdam. You’ll be part of a brand-new team and a rapidly growing business. We’ve a secure, growing pipeline of work on a multi-million Euro account, as well as a pipeline of new client opportunities. It’s your chance help shape our future, as well as to shape your own.


Our Culture:

Marks R5 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 safe place for all to nurture their talents.
Sorry, we don’t do ski trips on company coin (those days are gone for most businesses) but we do have a summer soirée, Christmas party, team dinners to celebrate successes and encourage integration, lunch and learns, and the essential Friday beer o’clock, as well as socialising regularly outside of work.
• We require independence
You won’t be micro managed here.

• We work as a team
Egotists, sycophants and lone wolves need not apply
Our success is your success, and your success is ours
(Though managers and colleagues do recognise individuals through our personal development and rewards scheme!)

• Everybody has something to bring to the table
We listen to and respect each other

• We are empathetic and supportive
We take the time to understand our colleagues and support them in a time of need
• Everything we do, we do with a smile
Shouting, belittling, or attitude will not be tolerated

• We facilitate creativity for all
Want to set up a regular life drawing class? We’ll support that

• We believe in enrichment
Want to attend a seminar or event? Maybe be trained in something in particular? If it’s work-related, we’ll support that too

Function
Design
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
9am to 5:30pm | Mon-Fri


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Production

Repro Operator

Tamworth

Job Ref
TamPreP02
Location
Tamworth
Salary
17k - 32k DOE | plus benefits, inc. 25 days holiday, private healthcare, life assurance

Are you a Repro Operator who wants to work on some of the most well-loved and established brands in today’s global marketplace?

As a Prepress Operator you’ll make sure that all artwork (images and files) are complete and ready for printing according to the printers’ specifications and print process - flagging up any potential artwork errors and fixing if necessary. You’ll check & amend pre-flight artwork ensuring interpretation is achievable within print production constraints

About you:

You’ll either be a Repro Operator or an Artworker (who has experience of both) with solid experience of the print industry working within a prepress environment. Extensive experience using Adobe CS packages and knowledge of artwork creation and manipulation, pre-press and repro procedures are needed. Because of the daily interaction with account management / traffic team etc. communication is key, so excellent interpersonal (both verbal and written) skills are needed. You’re working on multiple tasks across multiple teams so being able to manage your own workload and deliver to tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment is important

Benefits:

• Salary between £17,000 and £32,000 (dependent upon experience)
• 25 days annual leave (+ 8 public days)
• Pension scheme
• Private health insurance


Location:

We’re based in Tamworth, not far from J10 of the M42, with a gym across the road, onsite parking and Ventura Retail Park just a short walk away - we can cater for most of your needs. We also have a canteen, X-Box and table football for your breaks too.


Who are we:

SGSCO is a 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
8am to 4:30pm | Mon to Fri


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3D Product Visualiser

Tamworth

Job Ref
Tam3D02
Location
Tamworth
Salary
20k - 35k DOE | plus benefits, inc. 25 days holiday, private healthcare, life assurance

Role:
To create 3D images of packaging and products using a variety of methods and software at SGS Tamworth.

Key Responsibilities:
• Constructing and/or editing 3D models using Maya and Photoshop
• To manipulate and enhance 3D images prior to dispatch
• Preparation/conversion of supplied artwork for use in 3D images using Adobe Illustrator
• Responsibility for ensuring line manager is kept informed of the progress of the jobs they are working on, and any impact there is to the production plan
• To understand the importance of using systems and to record progress on jobs
• To ensure all quality control procedures are adhered to

Skills and Abilities:

• A sound working knowledge of Maya, (or similar 3D software), Octane (or similar), and Adobe Photoshop
• Experience using other Adobe CS applications, Illustrator/Acrobat
• Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced office setting
• Demonstrated ability to share skills and knowledge with others
• Ability to work both as part of a team and unsupervised
• Ability to understand and execute instructions
• A keen eye for detail and the ability to produce high quality images to tight deadlines
• A keen eye for colour
• To adhere to all internal processes in place for digital workflows
• To adhere to all reporting processes set up within the department
• Effective problem-solving
• Ability to manage own workload and meet customer deliveries

Advantageous:
• Photography skills
• Interest or ability in helping to create automated systems and develop more efficient ways of working.

Function
Production
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
8am to 4:30pm | Mon to Fri [overtime available]


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Artworker (Digital Packaging - Production)

Tamworth

Job Ref
B78-GS-PA-MH
Location
Tamworth
Salary
17,000 - 30,000 DOE | plus benefits inc. 25 days holiday, private healthcare, life assurance

Are you an Artworker who want to work on some of the most well-loved and established brands in today’s global marketplace?

As an Artworker at SGSCO you’ll accurately create artwork (sometimes multilingual) for your client (following their brand guidelines or design requirements), whilst maintaining consistency across the complete range and ensuring that all images and files are complete and ready for printing according to the printers’ specifications.

You’ll spend your time preparing accurate artworks from approved design and brief ensuring artwork interpretation is achievable within print production constraints (maximum colours, minimum font size and line thickness, print margins etc.) Rolling out artwork across complicated multilingual packs from translation documents. You’ll be responsible for ensuring line and traffic managers are kept informed of the progress of jobs, and of any impact to the production plan or deadlines.

About you:

This is not a graphic design role (you’re not design adaptation but instead creating production art for print), but it would be great if you came from a graphic design background.

We’d expect you to have relevant experience of artwork creation and manipulation to a high standard with the ability to understand and execute creative direction and instructions. It would be great if you had experience of the packaging print industry or working within a prepress environment because that would give you experience of building artwork files for multiple print processes (Litho, Flexo, Gravure, Dry Offset etc.) – however this isn’t essential, what is essential is that you’re proficient in Adobe Illustrator. The ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced studio setting will help you to plan production to meet timelines. You’re not just working on art the whole time, so it’s key you have excellent interpersonal skills (both verbal and written)


Benefits:

• Salary between £17,000 and £30,000 (dependent upon experience)
• 25 days annual leave (+ 8 public days)
• Pension scheme
• Private health insurance


Location:

We’re based in Tamworth, not far from J10 of the M42, with a gym across the road, onsite parking and Ventura Retail Park just a short walk away - we can cater for most of your needs. We also have a canteen, X-Box and table football for your breaks too.


Who are we:

SGSCO is a 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
8am to 4:30pm | Mon to Fri [overtime available]


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Proof Reader (Digital Artwork)

Tamworth

Job Ref
B78-GS-QCC-MH2
Location
Tamworth
Salary
17,000 - 26,000 DOE | plus benefits, inc. 25 days holiday, private healthcare, life assurance

Are you a Proof Reader who wants to work on some of the most well-loved and established brands in today’s global marketplace?

At SGSCO you’ll check that the digital artwork/proofs being produced are done to the brief supplied by the customer ensuring all supply files, cutters and briefs are correct and brand constancies are adhered to. You’ll monitor and record any QC errors on the system feeding back to production team and provide input into development of QC process based on client needs.
This role isn’t just looking at text, it’s more about the artworker. It’s not a Quality Control role either as you need the ability to interpret a brief.

About you:

Due to the nature of the role previous experience of proof-reading is needed We’d need you to be a good communicator as you’ll be feeding back any errors you’ve found, if they’re from more junior staff then we’d except you to support their development with coaching/training to help them succeed.
A keen eye for detail with the ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced office setting, it would be great if you had good knowledge of the graphic Mac applications, Illustrator, Acrobat – this isn’t essential though (if you come from printing press background we can teach you the computer skills).


Benefits:

• Salary between £17,000 and £26,000 (dependent upon experience)
• 25 days annual leave (+ 8 public days)
• Pension scheme
• Private health insurance

Location:

We’re based in Tamworth, not far from J10 of the M42, with a gym across the road, onsite parking and Ventura Retail Park just a short walk away - we can cater for most of your needs. We also have a canteen, X-Box and table football for your breaks too.

Who are we:

SGSCO is a 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
8am to 4:30pm | Mon to Fri [overtime available]


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3D Artist 2

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
HU1 3D CR MALT
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary
Competitive including 25 days holiday + 8 statutory days, private pension and healthcare scheme

Are you a creative 3D artist with a good eye for an image, that wants to work with some of the biggest brands out there?

We’re looking for aspiring 3D artists who can work from samples and photographic references to create 3D models of packaging and products to client specifications for e-commerce purposes. You’ll be working with major blue-chip clients, some of the biggest brands out there!

Someone who can poly model quickly and accurately within a fast-paced environment and match references accurately.


About you:

You’ll be a recent graduate (probably from a gaming, vfx or animation course - with good modelling ability) with 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 understanding of 3ds Max/Maya & Adobe Photoshop. It would be great if you have experience of Vray…but don’t worry if you don’t.


Benefits:

• Competitive Salary
• 25 days annual leave (+ 8 public days)
• Pension scheme
• Private health insurance


Location:

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:

SGSCO is a 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
08:00-16:30


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3D Quality Control Technician

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
3D QC JN/BS MALT
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary
Competitive including 25 days holiday + 8 statutory days, private pension and healthcare scheme

SGS, an sgsco company, is an industry leader in design-to-print branding opportunities partnering with global corporations to produce packaging with noteworthy brand recognition. With over 60 years’ experience serving the Print, Retail, Consumer Goods and Pharmaceutical Markets, the company’s operations are located across North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia - Pacific.
Due to an exciting new business award, we are offering a fantastic opportunity to develop a valuable and rewarding career by joining a talented and dedicated team in an amazing working environment, where you will receive ongoing support and training. So if you’re a highly motivated individual who’s eager to learn, have a great work ethic and the drive and ambition to contribute to our highly skilled workforce then we want to hear from you.

Quality Control
Responsible to ensure all deliverables will print according to the brief supplied and brand consistencies are adhered to
Key Responsibilities:
• Quality Checking digital imagery to customer reference & specification
• Liaising/Collaborating with Project Managers & 3D Artists
• Photoshop knowledge essential
• Take a proactive approach and flag issues to the Quality team and Line Manager
• Any other ad-hoc tasks required to provide excellent service and meet the customers ever changing demands.
• Print process knowledge would be advantageous but not essential
• Understanding image constraints & colour profiles advantageous but not essential
• To feedback errors to production team in a timely manner.

Skills and Abilities:
• Excellent, proven interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills.
• Experience working with digital artwork files
• Experience of proof reading
• Demonstrate ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced office setting.
• Keen eye for detail.
• Demonstrate ability to share skills and knowledge with others.

Function
Production
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
08:00-16:30


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Quality Control Operative

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
QC JN/BS MALT
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary
Competitive including 25 days holiday + 8 statutory days, private pension and healthcare scheme

SGS, an sgsco company, is an industry leader in design-to-print branding opportunities partnering with global corporations to produce packaging with noteworthy brand recognition. With over 60 years’ experience serving the Print, Retail, Consumer Goods and Pharmaceutical Markets, the company’s operations are located across North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia - Pacific.
Due to an exciting new business award, we are offering a fantastic opportunity to develop a valuable and rewarding career by joining a talented and dedicated team in an amazing working environment, where you will receive ongoing support and training. So if you’re a highly motivated individual who’s eager to learn, have a great work ethic and the drive and ambition to contribute to our highly skilled workforce then we want to hear from you.

Quality Control
Responsible to ensure all deliverables will print according to the brief supplied and brand consistencies are adhered to
Key Responsibilities:
• Check the digital artwork / proofs being produced will print and are completed to the brief supplied.
• To feedback errors to production team in a timely manner.
• To use internal MIS in accordance with standardised work procedures to ensure an accurate permanent asset database is maintained.
• To understand the importance of using systems and to monitor and record QC errors on all jobs.
• To adhere to all internal processes in place for art working and repro
• To adhere to all reporting processes set up within the department
• Provide input into development of QC process based on client needs.

Skills and Abilities:
• Excellent, proven interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills.
• Experience working with digital artwork files
• Experience of proof reading
• Demonstrate ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced office setting.
• Keen eye for detail.
• Demonstrate ability to share skills and knowledge with others.
• Understand technical aspects of reprographics and be able to quality check trapping and separations.
• Good knowledge of the graphic Mac applications, illustrator, Acrobat are preferable.
• Good knowledge of different print processes: Flexo, Litho, Gravure.

Function
Production
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
8:00-16:30


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Despatch Operator - 30 Hours a week

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
HU13 DO BH CB
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary
Competitive including 25 days holiday + 8 statutory days, private pension and healthcare scheme

SGS, an sgsco company, is an industry leader in design-to-print branding opportunities partnering with global corporations to produce packaging with noteworthy brand recognition. With over 60 years’ experience serving the Print, Retail, Consumer Goods and Pharmaceutical Markets, the company’s operations are located across North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia - Pacific.
Great salary and benefits package, employer contribution pension scheme and Private Medical. Over periods of high volume, overtime may be requested.

Role:
An opening for a Part-time Despatch operator has arisen due to the existing employee progressing through the business. This vacancy is for 30 hours per week. As a Despatch Operator, you will work as part of a team to help service our customers by packing and despatching products in a safe and efficient manner. You will also be responsible for the receiving, handling and storing of goods entering the site.
Applicants will be expected to have excellent communication skills and a positive and friendly attitude. They should have good computer skills and a full driving license is essential as daily deliveries to our other sites in Hull will be required.
Ideally the successful applicant will have experience of despatch procedures, but this is not essential as full training will be given to help support the right candidate to develop the required skill level.

Key Responsibilities:
• Maintaining a clean and safe environment
• Ensure products are despatched correctly, efficiently and on time.
• Communicate the status of multiple deliveries to the relevant personnel.
• Ordering, storing and maintaining stock levels of consumables used in the packing process.
• Ensure quality of deliverables is maintained throughout the packing and despatch process.
• Receiving and distribution of addressed deliveries into the site.
• Ensure documentation and paperwork is accurate and up to date.
• Daily delivery of products to sister sites in Hull

Skills and Requirements:
• Must be a dynamic team player
• Good communication skills
• Proficient in computer usage.
• Effective at multi-tasking
• Must be able to work under pressure
• Excellent time-keeping
• Will have a positive and friendly attitude
• Must hold a full clean driving license for 2+ years and be over 21 years of age due to company insurance

Function
Production
Status
Part Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
11:30 -18:00 with a 30 minute break


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Quality Control Technician 1

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
HU1 QC1TC
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary
Competitive including 25 days holiday + 8 statutory days, private pension and healthcare scheme

Job Title: Quality Control Position
Salary: £ Competitive plus benefits
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Location: SGS The Maltings

Are you a problem solver?
Are you mentally agile?
Can you spot the difference?
Are you a perfectionist?
Do you like to pick out faults?
Do you spot type errors in media publications?

SGS, an sgsco company, is an industry leader in design-to-print branding opportunities partnering with global corporations to produce packaging with noteworthy brand recognition. With over 60 years’ experience serving the Print, Retail, Consumer Goods and Pharmaceutical Markets, the company’s operations are located across North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia - Pacific.

Due to an exciting new business award, we are offering a fantastic opportunity to develop a valuable and rewarding career by joining a talented and dedicated team in an amazing working environment, where you will receive ongoing support and training. So if you’re a highly motivated individual who’s eager to learn, have a great work ethic and the drive and ambition to contribute to our highly skilled workforce then we want to hear from you.

Quality Control
We require skilled, motivated and hardworking quality control operatives to join our growing QC teams. The roles vary between artwork, colour separation and physical inspection. Pharmaceutical or FMCG packaging experience would also be a distinct advantage.

Responsibilities include:
• Ensuring every file is checked in accordance with SGS procedures and guidelines.
• Check that all artworks, reprographics and proofs meet the rigorous quality standards set by SGS.
• Check that all files have been produced to exacting technical standards.
• Ensure the accuracy of technical drawings.
• Accurate proof reading of artwork copy.
• Encourage a positive pro-active involvement with all quality matters

Function
Production
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
08:30 - 17:00 with a 1 hour unpaid break


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Quality Control Operator 1

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
HU13 QC1CB
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary
Competitive including 25 days holiday + 8 statutory days, private pension and healthcare scheme

SGS, an sgsco company, is an industry leader in design-to-print branding opportunities partnering with global corporations to produce packaging with noteworthy brand recognition. With over 60 years’ experience serving the Print, Retail, Consumer Goods and Pharmaceutical Markets, the company’s operations are located across North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia - Pacific.
Great salary and benefits package including 25 days holiday, Employer contribution pension scheme and Private Medical. Over periods of high volume, overtime may be requested.

Role:
This position has become available due to an exciting new business award from one of the worlds most recognisable brands. Based at our Bridgehead, Hessle site, the successful applicant will work as part of a busy and thriving artwork and reprographic department. They will be an integral part of a QC team that is responsible for ensuring that all deliverables will print according to the brief supplied and that brand guidelines and printer specifications are strictly adhered to. Applicants will be expected to have excellent communication skills and a positive and friendly attitude.
A level of experience in Reprographics would be an advantage.

Key Responsibilities:
• Check that digital reprographics files / proofs being produced are correct and completed to the brief supplied.
• To feedback errors to production team in a timely manner.
• To use internal MIS in accordance with standardised work procedures to ensure an accurate permanent asset database is maintained.
• To understand the importance of using systems and to monitor and record QC errors on all jobs.
• To adhere to all internal processes in place for artwork and repro
• To adhere to all reporting processes set up within the department
• Provide input into development of QC process based on client needs.

Skills & Requirements
Skills and Abilities:
• Excellent, proven interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills.
• Experience working with digital artwork files
• Experience of proof reading
• Demonstrate ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced office setting.
• Keen eye for detail.
• Demonstrate ability to share skills and knowledge with others.
• Ability to follow strict processes.
• Knowledge of Reprographics or Print an advantage.

Function
Production
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
08:00 - 16:00 with a 30 minute unpaid break


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Customer Service

Project/Account Manager (packaging production)

Tamworth

Job Ref
B78-GS-PM-HJ2
Location
Tamworth
Salary
20,000 - 35,000 DOE | plus benefits, inc. 25 days holiday, private healthcare, life assurance

Role:
Responsible for the overseeing of customer service activities relating to the supply of SGS goods and services to our blue-chip client. To uphold and develop the client relationship and ensure consistent quality of work produced.

Responsibilities:
You will have one main goal to focus on, the delivery of top class customer service based on measurable key performance indicators and quality control. You should have a good understanding of reprographics, print and knowledge of the FMCG industry.

Key Responsibilities
• To liaise with the client on existing, and forthcoming projects, including the planning and development of plans to complete those projects within the client time scales and to the quality levels expected
• To oversee and input client briefs accurately to optimise production
• To liaise between the client and the production team ensuring all information to enable production is clear, concise and delivered within timeframe
• To uphold and represent the company on a daily basis, developing relationships with all relevant internal departments and client partners alike whilst maintaining a professional attitude at all times

Skills
• Demonstrate an understanding of the client and work that the client produces
• Show strong organisational skills within all aspects of their team including Holiday cover and dealing with client escalation issues in a calm and effective manner
• Demonstrate influencing skills and an ability to lead the client’s decision making
• Effective communication skills and the ability to provide client updates
• Astute attention to detail

Internal Systems
• To use MySGS in accordance with standardised work procedures to ensure work schedules are adhered to and an accurate permanent record is maintained
• To use any client based or web-based industry briefing and approval system in accordance to standardised work procedures
• To understand the importance of using systems and to monitor and record progress on all jobs
• To continually maintain system so all information is correct for client and partners
• To adhere to all internal processes in place
• To adhere to all reporting processes set up within the department

Commercial and Strategic
• Support the financial process, ensuring that jobs are closed immediately on completion so that invoicing is timely and accurate

Quality Control
• To oversee that all jobs are proofed and signed off through relevant departments within the client
• To communicate priorities to all relevant parties to ensure timelines are respected


Qualifications / Requirements:
• Relevant, proven client services experience in the packaging graphics industry
• Good general managerial skills, including interpersonal and client service skills, administrative and financial efficiency, effective prioritisation of projects and the ability to cope under pressure in a fast-paced environment
• Excellent use of Microsoft packages
• Broad technical knowledge of various printing processes, including flexographic Gravure, Litho



**Strictly No Agencies**



The following pre-screening checks are required, if you are successful in your application:
• An identity check
• A criminal record check
• Verification of education qualifications or other skills claimed
• A previous employment reference check
• Verification of dates of employment claimed for the previous five (5) years
• Verification of home address for previous five (5) years


SGSCO are equal opportunities employers, who value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you’re looking to develop your career as a Project/Account Manager, please apply via the button shown.

Function
Customer Service
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
8am to 4:30pm | Mon to Fri


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Project Manager 1

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
PM1 EC BH
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary
Competitive including 25 days holiday + 8 statutory days, private pension and healthcare scheme

SGSCO is a 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.
With offices in the UK, Europe, North America and Asia, SGSCO boasts a diverse client base consisting of many well-known global brands.

We are offering a fantastic opportunity to develop a valuable and rewarding career as a Project Manager working within the retail account team. In this role you will join a talented and dedicated team, working in a fast-paced, high volume environment and delivering excellence in standards of service and care to our client. In return for your commitment and eagerness to learn, we offer a stable working environment, a competitive salary, private health insurance, plus contributory stakeholder pension scheme.

Job Description
This role is for a proactive individual seeking a challenge and would suit someone with a highly organised, motivated and positive approach.
The purpose of this position is to organise the progress of jobs within our client’s artwork and pre-press process. As a key facilitator within the supply chain for packaging artwork, you will liaise with design firms, on-site personnel and the client to ensure successful implementation of artworks from Colour Development through to the Final Artwork stage.

Responsibilities will include
• All aspects of project management, from initial customer contact, briefing and accurately quoting through development and delivery to the end user.
• Input of all required data into SGS and client bespoke systems delivering works instructions to internal departments at each milestone within the workflow.
• Ensuring the efficient and effective co-ordination of projects on behalf of the client.
• Main point of contact for any artwork related issues.
• Creation of quotations and handling of purchase orders.
• Creation of invoices upon project completion.
• Liaising with the internal PPM team for Print Proof creation.
• Completion of all documents in accordance with SGS best practice approach.
• To respond to and log client complaints creating an action plan for resolution.
• Any other ad-hoc tasks required to provide excellent customer service to meet with the clients ever changing demands.

Skills & Requirements
This role is for an exceptional individual seeking a challenge and as such would require the following skills.

Required:
• A proven track record of delivering excellent customer service in a similar role.
• Ability to interpret client briefs and the capability to convey this clearly to the production team.
• First rate project management skills.
• Ability to multi-task and prioritise work in a high-volume environment.
• Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills.
• Ability to work independently and also as part of a fast-moving team.
• A keen eye for detail and accomplished communication skills.
• Knowledge of packaging artwork production.
• Proficiency in use of the Microsoft Office Suite.
• Good standard of education with a minimum of grade C (or equivalent) in Maths and English

Advantageous:
• Previous experience of working in a similar role within the print industry.
• Experience/knowledge of the print industry

Function
Customer Service
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
08:30 - 16:30


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Customer Service Project Coordinator

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
3D PM1 MALT JW
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary
Competitive

Are you a highly organised Customer Service Representative with a talent for multitasking?


Come and join our successful & dynamic 3D CGI project management team and project manage the creation and delivery of high quality, realistic and compelling digital eCommerce imagery for some of the most well-loved and established brands in today’s global marketplace.

As a Customer Service Project Coordinator you’ll be responsible for managing day to day projects on an account (so that’s all aspects of the management, development and delivery to the customers, from customer relationship development through to briefing and delivery) and dealing with the client and production dept. (where we produce 3D images).

Essentially, you’re responsible for ensuring the efficient and effective co-ordination of 3D projects on behalf of the customer.


About you:

It doesn’t matter if you don’t know about packaging – we’ll help you get the knowledge you need. What is important is your ability to prioritise, multitask and manage multiple projects simultaneously - to do this you’ll need excellent organisational and interpersonal skills. Flexibility is key as you’ll have to adapt quickly to ever-evolving tech and workflow adaptations in a deadline driven environment. You’ll need to be comfortable in a client facing role as you’ll be attending regular reviews of the digital eCommerce content with the client while responding to and logging any customer complaints creating an action plan for resolution.

Although not essential it would be advantageous if you have…

• 3D background in a design area
• Experience working in a CGI environment.
• Familiarity with MassTransit (or similar file transfer platforms).
• Advanced experience in Microsoft Office suite (specifically Excel).
• Basic experience in using Adobe Acrobat & inDesign.


Benefits:

In return for your commitment and eagerness to learn (in a fun, fast-paced environment), we offer…

• Very competitive salary
• 25 days annual leave (+ 8 public days)
• Pension scheme
• Private health insurance


Location:

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:

SGSCO is a 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
Customer Service
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
08:30 - 17:00


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Project Coordinator

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
HU13 PC EC
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside

The main purpose of the role is to support the Project Managers and/or customer in all assigned administrative tasks. Responsibilities will include –
• Input of data and tasks into the SGS and client bespoke systems, delivering works instructions within the process to support the work of the Project Manager.
• Completion of documents in accordance with the SGS best practice approach.
• Creation and maintenance of accurate and up to date status reports to be shared both internally and with the customer.
• Point of contact for queries related to the set up and data provision of artwork projects.
• Any other ad-hoc administrative tasks necessary to help ensure efficient and proactive working within the Project Management team.

Skills & Requirements
• A keen interest in customer service
• Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills
• Ability to multi-task and prioritize work
• Ability to work independently and also as part of a fast-moving team
• A keen eye for detail and accomplished communication skills.
• Good standard of education with a minimum of grade C (or equivalent) in Maths and English

Advantageous:
• Previous experience of the Microsoft Office Suite.
• Experience/knowledge of the print industry and artwork production process.

Function
Customer Service
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent
Hours
08:30 - 16:30


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Project Manager 1 Bridgehead PIA - 3 Month FTC

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
HU13 PM1 3MFTC BH DF
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary
Competitive

Project Manager 1 Bridgehead PIA

Serves as Project Manager within an existing Project Management team. The purpose of this position is to facilitate jobs in the execution phase of our client’s PIA process for packaging production. As a key facilitator within the supply chain for PIA issues, you will communicate with the client, design companies, on-site personnel/sales, and other SGS global sites to ensure proper management of pack image album shots.

As a key figure within the process, you will help maintain and improve Southern Graphic’s relationship with the client. Your primary concern will be to coordinate packaging PIA production via job instructions and schedules to complete jobs. Within SGS, you will effectively communicate specifications for each piece of packaging PIA for all relevant brands by utilizing our order entry system as well as being a resource for production departments when issues or questions arise.

The Project Manager is the primary resource to the on-site personnel and sales teams, and the key point of contact to the production teams SGS. PM must be able to adapt and create a plan when colleagues are absent.

Key Responsibilities:
Client/Supply Chain Interaction
• Consult with On-Site Personnel and/or Client during the artwork development and PIA execution.
• Attend any pre-production meetings (or other meetings), when feasible, per On-Site Personnel/Sales request or request of the Client.
• Respond in a timely manner to Clients.
• Establish a good and professional working relationship with our Client(s) and design companies
• Communicate any production issues with the Client/On-Site Personnel /Sales
• Communicate minor issues direct with design companies. If timing is impacted, contact Client/On-Site Personnel/Sales.
• Respond in a timely fashion to requests of Client/On-Site Personnel /Sales and others
• Document all critical and pertinent information that may impact quality
• Participate in process improvement efforts and various production meetings to foster a positive creative impact on the business.

Project Coordination
• Gather, coordinate and communicate job-related information to production
• Verify technical supplied data is correct to supplied art
• Schedule and see that deadlines are being met on all aspects of the project
• Review PDFs for questions/comments
• Troubleshooting and problem solving with the plant
• Shipping – samples and tracking when necessary
• Communicate received and shipped images and sample to On-Site Personnel/Sales and perform user functionality in a Client’s database used for tracking artwork projects
• Understand the Client’s process (deliverables, rework)
• Communicate any and all issues to Management ASAP
• Order entry (ensure orders are complete and concise when delivered to production)

Required Skills, Abilities and Qualifications:
• GCSE or equivalent
• Experience in the design, print or production art industry
• Full comprehension in reading work instructions and business memos
• Proofreading skills required
• Ability to work independently after initial training

Advantageous:
• Experience in a similar role, working at a similar level
• Previous experience as a CSR in the print industry

Function
Customer Service
Status
Full Time
Type
Fixed Term Contract
Hours
08:30 - 16:30


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IT

.NET Developer

Tamworth

Job Ref
SGS0001
Location
Tamworth
Salary
DOE plus benefits, inc. 25 days holiday, private healthcare, life assurance

At SGSCO, 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.

SGSCO software engineers are innovators, problem-solvers, and hard-workers who are building solutions with cloud technologies, the latest Microsoft and open source stack and much more. We look for professional, highly skilled software engineers who evolve, adapt to change 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.

A typical day will see you in a stand-up with your awesome scrum team, pair with teammates and lead on a complex technical design task, write some tests, implement your applications, design and architect system requirements, review a pull request, mentor a teammate or group, plan and prioritise future work, work with Business Analysts on a new feature, pair with the QA team to test and debug a sprint deliverable, document your work and collaborate in a whiteboard design session.


About you:

We’d expect you to have an in-depth knowledge of at least one of the .NET languages C# (preferred), SQL and JavaScript. A significant understanding of one or more of the following: ASP.NET/Web Applications, ¬MS Visual Studio, MS SQL Server/SSRS, Azure DevOps (VSTS) or¬ GIT would also be desirable.

What is essential is that you:
• Are dedicated to producing clean, testable and highly maintainable code;
• Can thrive in a collaborative working environment;
• Want to help and support more junior team members, and
• Can communicate effectively at all levels

Ideally as a Senior in our team we are looking for people that have:
• A degree/HND in a computer science, engineering discipline; or
• Equivalent software development and testing experience with a proven ability to manage and deliver software projects following full lifecycle agile methodologies.

It would great if you have experience with Cloud Technologies, particularly Microsoft Azure, or if you come from a background in graphics technology (particularly within the packaging sector) – but don’t worry if you’re not.


Benefits:

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

• Salary of up to £50,000 (dependent upon experience)
• 25 days annual leave (+ 8 public days)
• Pension scheme
• Private health insurance


Location:

We’re based in Tamworth, not far from J10 of the M42, with a gym across the road, onsite parking and Ventura Retail Park just a short walk away - we can cater for most of your needs. We also have a canteen, X-Box and table football for your breaks too.


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
IT
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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.NET Developer

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
SGS0002
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary
DOE plus benefits, inc. 25 days holiday, private healthcare, life assurance

At SGSCO, 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.

SGSCO software engineers are innovators, problem-solvers, and hard-workers who are building solutions with cloud technologies, the latest Microsoft and open source stack and much more. We look for professional, highly skilled software engineers who evolve, adapt to change 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.

A typical day will see you in a stand-up with your awesome scrum team, pair with teammates and lead on a complex technical design task, write some tests, implement your applications, design and architect system requirements, review a pull request, mentor a teammate or group, plan and prioritise future work, work with Business Analysts on a new feature, pair with the QA team to test and debug a sprint deliverable, document your work and collaborate in a whiteboard design session.


About you:

We’d expect you to have an in-depth knowledge of at least one of the .NET languages C# (preferred), SQL and JavaScript. A significant understanding of one or more of the following: ASP.NET/Web Applications, ¬MS Visual Studio, MS SQL Server/SSRS, Azure DevOps (VSTS) or¬ GIT would also be desirable.

What is essential is that you:
• Are dedicated to producing clean, testable and highly maintainable code;
• Can thrive in a collaborative working environment;
• Want to help and support more junior team members, and
• Can communicate effectively at all levels

Ideally as a Senior in our team we are looking for people that have:
• A degree/HND in a computer science, engineering discipline; or
• Equivalent software development and testing experience with a proven ability to manage and deliver software projects following full lifecycle agile methodologies.
It would great if you have experience with Cloud Technologies, particularly Microsoft Azure, or if you come from a background in graphics technology (particularly within the packaging sector) – but don’t worry if you’re not.


Benefits:

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

• Salary of up to £50,000 (dependent upon experience)
• 25 days annual leave (+ 8 public days)
• Pension scheme
• Private health insurance


Location:

We're based in Hull just off the A63, only a 5 minute walk away from the city centre we have great access to public transportation links and all city centre amenities. Our offices provide a cool, modern working environment and our canteen comes equipped with X-boxes for break time gaming.


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
IT
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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.NET Developer (Junior)

Yorkshire & Humberside

Job Ref
SGS0003
Location
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary
DOE plus benefits, inc. 25 days holiday, private healthcare, life assurance

At SGSCO, 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.

SGSCO software engineers are innovators, problem-solvers, and hard-workers who are building solutions with cloud technologies, the latest Microsoft and open source stack and much more. We look for professional, highly skilled software engineers who evolve, adapt to change 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.

A typical day will see you in a stand-up with your awesome scrum team, pair with teammates and contribute to a technical design task, write some tests and code, learn from your mentor or wider group, estimate tasks in sprint planning, investigate a new feature with a Business Analyst, pair with the QA team to test and debug a sprint deliverable, provide support to our users, document your work and collaborate in a whiteboard design session.


About you:

We’d expect you to have an understanding of at least one of the .NET languages C# (preferred), SQL and JavaScript. Exposure to one or more of the following: ASP.NET/Web Applications, ¬MS Visual Studio, MS SQL Server/SSRS, Azure DevOps (VSTS) or¬ GIT would also be desirable.

What is essential is that you:
• Are dedicated to producing clean, testable and highly maintainable code;
• Can thrive in a collaborative working environment;
• Have a passion to learn; and
• Can communicate effectively.

Ideally as a Junior in our team we are looking for people that have:
• A degree/HND in a computer science, engineering discipline; or
• Equivalent and demonstrable software development and testing experience (2+ years).


Benefits:

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

• Salary of up to £30,000 (dependent upon experience)
• 25 days annual leave (+ 8 public days)
• Pension scheme
• Private health insurance


Location:

We're based in Hull just off the A63, only a 5 minute walk away from the city centre we have great access to public transportation links and all city centre amenities. Our offices provide a cool, modern working environment and our canteen comes equipped with X-boxes for break time gaming.


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
IT
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


Share this vacancy

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