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Project Manager

Date: 22-Sep-2022

Location: London, GB, EC1V 7LQ

Company: Matthews International

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. 


We are recruiting for a Project Manager to join our retail team.

You will be responsible for planning, coordinating, and managing the execution of various packaging projects for Marks and Spencer. You will ensure adherence to all project performance targets such as timing, cost, quality, and achievement of proposed benefits/return. 



•    Collects, analyzes and understands project requirements.
•    Develops and maintains project plans, including documentation of project scope, objectives, deliverables, key milestones, timelines, schedules, internal and external resources, project dashboards, etc.
•    Communicates the project status, requirements, and structure across the Project Management team and all necessary departments.
•    Defines potential problems and suggest alternatives based upon cost implications, time constraints, and customer quality standards.
•    Analyzes the project’s cost structure and any significant deviations from the approved cost structure.
•    Collaborates with manufacturing, sales/marketing, and purchasing teams in project definition, feasibility, and approval process.
•    Manages day-to-day progress of projects including risk assessment and problem resolution.
•    Conducts project reviews according to prescribed process/structure.
•    Serves as the main day-to-day contact on current projects for internal project teams, clients and suppliers.
•    Attends project planning meetings as needed; serves as subject matter expert regarding workflow, processes, capacity, timelines, etc.
•    Assists with the implementation of workflow management and reporting tools focusing on quality, profitability, efficiency, and productivity.
•    Participates in cross-functional teams to develop and/or adapt processes, policies, and workflows to improve efficiency, accuracy, speed, quality, etc.
•    Plans, directs, and coordinates activities of employee(s) to ensure goals or objectives are accomplished.  Mentors, coaches, trains and develops team.
•    Additional duties as assigned.


•    Bachelor’s Degree in Project Management or related field
•    Previous project management experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
•    Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation, budgeting, project management (from conception to completion), & planning skills 
•    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




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At Matthews International, what makes us different is what makes us great.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.