Senior Artworker

Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire Salary: £20 - £26 per hour
Sector: Pharmaceuticals Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Kyle Carter

Senior Artworker


Senior Artworker needed for a worldwide Pharmaceutical organisation based in Maidenhead who are looking to employ an experienced Senior Artworker with an in-depth knowledge of the Pharmaceutical industry.


The successful Senior Artworker will want to work for this client not just because it's a great, reputable company but also because the chance of extension is highly likely and would add a great wealth of experience and understanding of Artwork and the Pharmaceutical industry as a whole.

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Senior Artworker will include:

  • Ensure that packs and packaging materials are accurate and specified in accordance with the requirements of a high-level business performance, GMP (European Guide to Good Manufacturing Practice) and Global Change Control Guidelines. This includes the checking and approving of amendments to existing or new packaging.
  • Management of the local change control process with Regulatory, Supply Chain Planners, Quality Assurance and Inter-Company and Third Party Manufacturing to ensure changes occur within Regulatory and Legal constraints of implementation.
  • Partner with Marketing to deliver NPI & Rebrand Activity for UK & IRE. Over-see artwork process from pre-production briefing through to press pass.
  • Liaison with Artwork Houses, Production, Hub Operations, Distribution and Storage to ensure all technical packaging requirements are fulfilled. Adhere to bespoke operating processes.
  • Management of Artwork Approval Process to deliver Final Artwork in line with the CPA. Providing information regarding printed packaging materials to internal departments and appropriate outside agencies.
  • Partner with key stakeholders to deliver customised packaging solutions e.g. security; promo, SRP. Manage specific quality related re-pack activity e.g. over-labelling.
  • Provide artwork to support In-House Image Library and manage the commercial availability of Artwork to external providers.
  • Deliver Key Strategic Projects as deemed necessary to support Business objectives.

What you need to be the successful Senior Artworker:

In order to be the successful Senior Artworker and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

  • 3-5 years FMCG and/or 2yrs in the Pharmaceutical/OTC Industry within a similar role
  • Purchasing related and Logistics knowledge also required.
  • Excellent communication skills (ability to communicate across all levels of the business both internally and externally).
  • Negotiation Skills - ability/evidence of experience having to negotiate across multiple stakeholders.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Artworker to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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