Lead - Client Coordinator

Brand:  SGK
Company:  Schawk USA Inc. (US103)
Line of Business:  SGK Americas

Camden, NJ, US, 08103-1701

Req ID:  12201

SGK is a global packaging and brand experience company. From idea to implementation, we deliver packaging solutions and brand experiences that give brands the freedom to speak louder, scale faster and grow stronger. We simplify marketing and amplify brands to deliver value.  SGK is a Matthews International company. 


The Lead – Client Coordinator coordinates projects from estimation to completion for assigned client(s). This role serves as the main day-to-day contact on current projects for clients, internal departments, and vendors. This position resolves the most complex problems using strong technical knowledge and maintains client relationships by ensuring the delivery of high quality services and solutions. This is a hybrid role that will work out of our office in New Jersey a few days a week. 


  • Attend client meetings regarding production processes, capacity, timelines, etc. as needed.
  • Coordinates client-specific projects throughout the lifecycle, including estimate creation, selection of appropriate projects and sub-projects, assignment of resources, monitoring of project progress, and generation of the client/project invoice.
  • Translates client requests and requirements into detailed and technical instructions for production teams.
  • Partners with the client, Client Growth, and project teams to resolve identified project issues and ensures high quality standards in all client deliverables.
  • Ensures accurate and timely invoices are generated by maintaining correct project details and supporting evidence, including change orders and rework, throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Initiates new data item requests utilizing the Master Data Management (MDM) process and guidelines to ensure accurate client, project, and financial details are available in the system.
  • Partners with Client Integration and Client Growth to ensure a smooth transition for new clients; attends pre-integration and planning meetings as needed.
  • Participates in, and sometimes leads, cross-functional teams to develop and/or adapt processes, policies, and workflows to improve efficiency, accuracy, speed, quality, etc.
  • Handles and responds to inquiries from clients and/or anyone acting on behalf of the client regarding questions, report status, concerns, or general requests for information.
  • Utilizes systems and databases to enter client information and or retrieve information as needed and verifies all client information is current in the database.
  • Assists in resolution of customer complaints and quality assurance issues as needed.
  • Additional duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Marketing or related field
  • Advanced degree (MBA, Master’s) preferred
  • 5+ years of previous project coordination experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Occasional travel either locally, nationally, and/or internationally may be required.
  • High degree of proficiency MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications
  • Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation, budgeting, project management (from conception to completion), & planning skills 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills (including analysis, interpretation, & reasoning)
  • Solid understanding and application of mathematical concepts
  • Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients
  • Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
  • Ability to work with and influence peers and senior management
  • Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting


  • Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; and talk, hear and see.  
  • Regularly/Occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. 

* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

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