Elopak is an international supplier of paper based packaging solutions for liquid food. Based in Norway, and wholly owned by the Ferd Group (one of Norway's largest privately owned industrial groups) Elopak is continually developing its expertise to match changing demands for packaged food.
Due to further development of our graphical team in Belgrade we are searching for qualified and experienced candidates for the position of:
Do you want to play a key role in the design and production process for the cartons of the future and coordinate the design process between sales and production?
We produce product types in many different varieties and in very large volumes. The company is looking for Design Manager for reprographic process to strengthen the international Repro-team to handle the complexities of our portfolio control and design process.
The Design Manager will be located at our offices in Belgrade, Serbia, but will become a part of the larger international Repro-department. In this role, the Design Manager will be able to make use of their abilities as a print and graphic specialist, but also to an even greater extent of their abilities to coordinate and manage a design process from beginning to end through close collaboration with our clients, local sales units, and production plants.
Design Manager will report to the Manager Operations Repro hub and they will collaborate closely with colleagues in our office in Belgrade and other colleagues from the international repro operation team.
Commercial graphic designer with a good overall view and strong communication skills
As Design Manager you will liaise between the commercial client focus and the production process. You will be able to enter into a dialogue with the client in order to find the right solution for them based on their needs and requirements whilst adhering to Elopak production efficiency and consistency demands.
Your background is within graphic design, and you are a skilled user of Adobe Creative Suite. You have a creative approach to executing tasks, and at the same time, you are able to handle the role as coordinator of assignments from clients where the graphic design process is carried out by other members of the international team.
You will work independently, proactive and able to handle a high work pace with a multiple inputs and assignments, which need to be prioritised and carried out using solid professional attention to details. This will demand of you to be a positive and down-to-earth person who is able to maintain focus and overview and at the same time able to accommodate urgent assignments and diverse challenges. As you will become a part of an international team, you need to possess good communication skills and be able to communicate clearly and freely with colleagues across geographical borders.
Our ideal candidate needs to have
- Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite programs (Photoshop, Illustrator etc.)
- Knowledge of repro software (Artpro or PackEdge) will be considered as advantage
- Knowledge of MS Office package
- Fluent English both written and spoken
- Strong planning and organizational skills
- Ability to work in a team and individually
- Several years of working experience in the related area
- Process thinking, systematic approach
- Good communication skills internal/external.
- Ambassadorial thinking
A growing, global company
We are an international company with activities and interests worldwide. The successful candidate will become part of an organisation where your efforts will be noticed, thus providing opportunity for professional and personal development.
Upon joining the company, you will receive a thorough introduction to the role and the company as well as the necessary training in our graphical programmes and applications before you are expected to be able to work independently. This is a very attractive role where the conditions of employment will match the candidate’s background and qualifications.
What do we offer
- Working in international company with clear vision, mission and basic values, as well the Code of Conduct
- Continuous knowledge improvement and trainings abroad
- Competitive and motivational salary and benefits
- Friendly and supportive work environment
If you consider yourself appropriate for this position, we invite you to apply for the position through our website
www.manpower.rs , Job Order # 2733
Deadline for applications: 26.03.2018.
Manpower is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to gender, marital status, national origin, age, creed, religion, race, color, ancestry, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability.
All applicants will be informed and shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.