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Packaging Artworker and Coordinator

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Why Superdrug?

Passionate about Beauty and Health? Want to be part of an innovative, trend setting retailer? Our vibrant Head Office, based by East Croydon station is a fantastic environment filled with hundreds of brilliant personalities.
We’re a team that puts our customers and our teams at the heart of everything we do. At Superdrug, we aim to be the best in accessible health & beauty, loved by our customers for value, choice, friendly advice, service and fun.

Our success comes from our people – they make the difference. We’re all about personality, we have fun, and we work hard to deliver That Superdrug feeling.

Here's the exciting bit…a day includes

Working on a diverse range of products across FMCG Health & Beauty the successful applicant will be responsible for the production of packaging artwork from receipt of brand guidelines to artwork release. This fast-paced role entails project management across the whole artwork process and includes internal client liaison and external supplier support.  

 Key Responsibilities

Artwork productions: 
Produce accurate artwork using approved design files/guidelines, cutters, copy and barcodes; adhering to Superdrug guidelines and layouts. 

Input into technical elements of artwork production internally and externally to maximize efficiency – liaise with printers on proofs and print restrictions.  

Use online approval systems to upload, monitor and ensure approval of artwork. Accurately amend artwork until completion/ approval, and release to supplier/ printer.  

Maintain filing systems and print/ proof/ product samples. 

Produce mock-ups of artworks on products as required.  

Project management:  
Manage multiple projects simultaneously to ensure artwork elements and approvals are completed to agreed timescale and critical paths are met. 

Maintain and review project trackers for artwork. 

Communicate and collaborate closely with the Design Manager, Designer/ Design Agencies, Packaging Technologists, Buying Units, Product Technologist and Suppliers. 

Input into weekly meetings and manage their own/ others work and time to deliver to a high standard. 

Input in to process improvements. 

Ad hoc projects as requested by the Design Manager. 

What you’ll need to succeed

Minimum 3 years’ experience in packaging artwork production in retail/ FMCG field. Preferably in the Health and Beauty and/or Healthcare sectors. 
Previous project management experience and proven ability to meet time critical deadlines.    
MAC user with experience in relevant software; Adobe Illustrator, In-Design, Photoshop, Adobe-Pro, Adobe Acrobat. 
Clear communicator who can liaise with multiple people to get the right result.  
Accuracy/eye for detail. 
Team player who is proactive and results driven.  

Here's what's in it for you

33 days holiday rising to 38 days with length of service (inclusive of bank holidays)
Being part of more! We are part of a group who work closely with Savers, The Perfume Shop and Three UK.

We are part of A.S. Watson Group, the world's largest international health and beauty retailer with over 15,700 stores in 25 markets!
2 staff discount codes for yourself and a family member or friend
30% discount on Superdrug Own Brand Products both in store and online
Working in a stylish, modern and collaborative office close to East Croydon Station
Company pension matching and bonus
Unrivalled Learning and Development programmes

Come and be part of something special.

Hours: 37.5 | 9.00am - 5.30pm
Location: East Croydon


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