NPD Project Manager

Recruiter
Listgrove Ltd
Location
Malta (MT)
Salary
up to 120,000 Euros
Posted
06 Aug 2019
Closes
06 Sep 2019
Ref
AZ/46988
Job Function
NPD
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

NPD Project Manager

Based in Malta

Job ref:                      AZ/46988

Salary:                      up to 120,000 Euros

Benefits:                   Includes relocation support, pension

Listgrove are recruiting for a specialist & technical packaging manufacturer in Malta, who recognise their need to develop more complex products and become more professional at managing projects, with a proper stage gate process and proper FMEA's.

The potential candidate could come from within cosmetics industry or from any other packaging / component manufacturing business, where projects are more complex and properly planned.

Key Functions & Responsibilities:                          

  • Work with clients, manufacturers and internal teams to ensure bespoke products are suitable for manufacture and fit for purpose
  • Use knowledge and expertise to provide technical and engineering support on both bespoke and standard projects in front of clients
  • Can look at new technologies which provide competitive advantages
  • Consider the use of 3D printing, moulding, decoration and assembly processes into manufacturing
  • Project manage the development of client bespoke projects and specific product lines
  • Step managing the process of development from concept to first production
  • Liaise with clients, manufactures and internal teams during the design and development process to ensure that bespoke packaging products meet the given brief, set requirements, specifications and cost targets
  • Animate specific product ranges, identifying opportunities of new developments and of product integration
  • Support in price calculations for bespoke proposals
  • Responsible for establishing processes including protocols for product validation
  • Responsible for testing and validation of products
  • Responsible for developing report and documentation formats

Qualifications / Skills Required:     

  • 5+ years direct experience managing projects in component manufacturing industry
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering
  • Knowledge of any of the following processes, injection moulding, printing, automated assembly, lacquering, labelling, glass cutting, would be advantageous
  • Ability to read and understand technical drawings
  • Advanced level user of IT applications and formal project management software
  • Availability to travel

 

 

Competences:

  • Client focus & good interpersonal communication skills for working with internal and external clients and partners
  • Excellent technical knowledge of packaging development
  • Ability to communicate with representatives at any level or position within the company
  • Results orientation
  • Highly motivated with the ability to focus on details as well as the big picture
  • Highly responsible team player, with ability to impact & influence
  • Decision making & problem solving; ability for detecting problems and opportunities for improvement and for implementing corrective / preventative actions
  • Flexibility and change adaptation
  • Strong organisational skills

 

To apply please contact Andy Zanin

andy.zanin@listgrove.com

0044 (0) 1789 207070

For EU roles, candidates must be eligible to work and live in the European Union.

Proof of eligibility will be required with your application.

Office Locations: Stratford-upon-Avon, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Cape Town, Dubai, Düsseldorf, Göteborg, Istanbul, Lyon, Milan, Mumbai, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney and Washington.

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