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Project Designer


Salary : £22,000 To £27,000
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Job type : Permanent

Job Description

Special Project Designer-Corrugated Packaging Solutions – Major European Manufacturer

Genuine Career Opportunity for the successful candidate

Negotiable Basic Salary £23k-£27k+ Training and Development plan+ Package of Benefits

Manchester base, all candidates able to commute to Manchester considered.

The Company – Why work for us?

• We are a major European manufacturing business with sites throughout the UK and ROI enjoying fantastic growth.
• This role will develop into a senior design/ field based innovation manger position through a structured career plan
• We have enjoyed considerable growth in each of the last 10 years through both acquisition and organic growth and have outperformed the market
• We are financially stable and generate healthy profit margins
• We are a major player in our chosen markets
• We invest heavily in R&D and innovation
• Our manufacturing operations are sustainable and follow environmentally sound principles
• Genuine personalised training through Internal and External providers – Structural Design, Graphic Design, Packaging Technology, Commercial and Sales.
• We have exciting and challenging plans for growth and product development for the short, medium and long term
• Empowered culture and dynamic and vibrant working environment combined with traditional values of hard work and resilience.
• We have a reputation for quality and customer service that is unrivalled in the sector and are currently continuing a major capital equipment programme to ensure we retain established state of the art manufacturing and printing facilities.
• We are regular and multiple industry award winners

What is the role?

• As part of our ongoing success we are now looking to recruit a project designer to join our Head Office innovation team
• This role will sit within the design and innovation team supporting clients and the Senior sales team in the UK and further afield
• You will be involved in all aspects of Design, 3D modelling, Packaging technology, Performance Packaging and the associated reporting
• Responsibility for end to end New Business sales cycle, sourcing and converting new customers
• The successful candidate will possess exceptional communication skills and be adept at forming successful external and internal relationships at all levels

What are we looking for?

? Successful candidates will have experience within the design sector, preferably within an industrial / manufacturing environment.
? Whilst experience in the packaging sector would be of interest it is not essential
? You will be comfortable working with Bespoke and standard software packages and experience of CAD design systems would be welcome
? You will be customer focused and passionate about delivering exceptional customer service
? The successful candidate will have a passion for all aspects of design and enjoy problem solving and working under pressure and to demanding deadlines.
? The successful candidate will have experience of project driven sales and business development within existing clients
? Whilst not essential a degree or professional design or design related qualification would be of interest
? We are looking for candidates who genuinely feel they have the skills and energy to make a major difference to a business already enjoying considerable success whilst developing their personal career with a major multinational

Time Frame and Application
This is a current vacancy with interviews available for suitably qualified applicants.
In the first instance interested parties should contact Andrew Wolfe quoting ref AW609

Midas Selection Ltd specialises in recruiting Sales, Marketing and executive level professionals across the packaging industry
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