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Design Production Planner

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Design Production Planner

- Based in Central London
- Fixed term contract 6 months
- Salary £120 per day

An iconic UK retailer is seeking a new Design Production Planner to work in Location Marketing, E-Commerce and Store Design.

Responsibilities will include:
- Managing the estimating and cost management of all design associated costs incurred by the design area in the production of packaging design
- Monitoring the progress of all packaging jobs against the agreed activity plan to ensure design is delivered on plan
- Identification and resolution of any deviation or conflict within the plan, which could impact on either the timeline, cost or quality of output achieved
- Where resolution cannot be achieved, take accountability for the escalation to the D&P Packaging Manager for resolution
- Scheduling at the project initiation, all packaging briefings and de-briefings into the appropriate design forum and communicating this to the BU for inclusion on the critical path
- Receiving all Commercial Unit information and supplying it to the Design function as specified according to the critical path
- Being accountable for the provision of initial cost estimates to the Commercial Units
- Being accountable for tracking actual costs incurred against estimate for all packaging design (including photography)
- Supplying final costing for the job on completion and PIR feedback

The ideal candidate will be a strong self-motivator with close attention to detail, excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate to a wide variety of people, who will enjoy and be up to the challenge of handling many projects simultaneously and be capable of owning the role in its entirety, from brief to in-store delivery.

Previous experience with POS, packaging and retail is highly desirable when applying for this role.

Please email Claire Ribbens (cribbens@aquent.com) now with your CV to find out more.

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