Packaging and Artwork Project Manager

Remote Working in the UK
Competitive hourly rate of pay
21 Jun 2021
05 Jul 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)


  • Full-time contract position
  • ASAP start for minimum 18 month contract
  • Remote Working Role in the UK
  • Competitive hourly rate of pay
  • Global pharma company


  • The Contractor is responsible for tracking and real-time transparency of the approval status of packaging components, in line with the EMA (European Medicines Agency) regulatory guidelines.
  • This role is responsible for initiation of Packaging Artwork Requests (PARS), and will coordinate across business lines to assure key regulatory timelines for Artwork implementation are met Following the initiation of the PAR process in the business system (ePALMS), the Contractor will then track the approval status of packaging artwork components the EU region – max 28 country approvals. They are also required (as necessary) to respond to document requests from legal for product litigation/defence related to labeling. Additional experience in data management, business analytics and reporting would be an advantage.
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  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline, plus related work experience (2-4 years)
  • Experience of working in a quality environment, strictly following SOP and working practices, and focusing on accuracy and a ‘right first time’ approach to their work
  • Familiarity with, and demonstrated use of electronic Artwork and Labeling Management Systems (eg Client ePALMS business system) or equivalent.
  • Must be able to handle a number of product artwork changes at the same time, with differing stakeholder groups.
  • Strong, demonstrated project management experience and expertise 
  • In depth knowledge of manufacturing and manufacturing Plant processes/requirements. Knowledge of Pharmaceuticals manufacturing preferred.
  • Must have capacity to make appropriate business decisions when facing uncertainty.
  • Only candidates with existing right to work in the UK/EU will be considered


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