ArtWork Manager, SEA

Your Responsibilities:
We are currently recruiting for an Artwork Manager under our Consumer Healthcare Business Unit. This role is responsible to manage and lead all stages of packaging artwork changes or new product introduction artwork process in South East Asia markets.

The Role:
Accountable for the timely progression of all artwork changes, from briefing to file delivery at printers.
Ensure all artwork is progressed in compliance with local procedures.
Act as the central point of contact for all packaging artwork activity, including liaising with other regions if using shared materials and/or suppliers.
Conduct supply chain impact assessment as part of change request process, considering all factors that affect the consumer, supply chain and overall business.
Coordinate the resolution of all technical queries from design, printers, marketing, medical, regulatory team and supply chain.
Identify performance trends and issues, implementing initiatives that will improve speed of delivery to market, version control (right first time) and quality.
Help shape local processes and procedures to achieve quality and best practice artwork management that meets the commercial needs of the business.
Train, develop and support marketing and regulatory teams in the use of the artwork management systems. Ensure all users are aware of their responsibilities and the importance of correct packaging artwork.
Manage day-to-day artwork performance through tracking, KPI's and metrics management. Report to the key stakeholders regularly on KPI's, highlighting issues as they arise.
Facilitate and contribute in cross functional artwork brief meetings

Degree in Graphics Design, Packaging or equivalent
More than 4 years working experience, which includes 2+ years project management experience.
Experienced in FMCG or Pharmaceuticals/Medical Devices/Healthcare industry in the areas of Customer Service and Project Management is preferred
Experience in a planning function applicable to FMCG or Pharmaceuticals/Medical Devices/Healthcare.
Leadership capabilities
Takes proactive initiative to self-lead and work remotely (report to Line Manager based in Singapore)
Knowledge of FMCG environment
Understanding of artwork-related aspects of planning, graphic design, materials, forming and finishing processes, suppliers, specifications and documentation (incl. BOM's), and the overall artwork process.
Effective communication through written and spoken English.
Problem solving and issue resolution.

What We Can Offer You
GSK's dedication to the wellbeing of our employees is reflected in the benefits we offer; including healthcare for yourself and dependents, performance related bonus, long term incentives and a host of other flexible offerings you can tailor to your own preferences.

We also offer a range of employee health and wellbeing programs including our truly unique Partnership for Prevention program, a global commitment by GSK to provide all employees with up to 40 preventative healthcare services bringing to life our mission to: do more, feel better and live longer.

Application Process
At GSK, we value diversity and treat all candidates equally. We aim to create an inclusive workplace where all employees feel engaged, supportive of one another, and know their work makes an important contribution.

If you would like to join us in innovating and inspiring changes in the industry, we urge you to apply.

Why You?

Basic qualifications:

Preferred qualifications:

Why GSK?:
At GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) we are dedicated to improving the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better, live longer. GSK is one of the world's leading research based healthcare companies, with over 100,000 employees in 150 countries across our Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Consumer Healthcare business.

We are proud of the difference we make and in 2016, FORTUNE Magazine ranked GSK #1 on its list of companies that are changing the world. The 'Change the World' list recognises companies that have made significant progress in sustainable, scalable approaches to addressing societal problems as part of their company strategy. Put simply, our focus is on improving access and affordability of medicines, regardless of where people live or their ability to pay.

GSK has been present in Asia for over 50 years and our commitment to the region is strengthened by the establishment of our purpose-built headquarters for Asia. Situated in Singapore, GSK Asia House is a further step in our long-standing strategy to grow and diversify our company - emphasizing the globally balanced business we have built over the years. To better support Asia, we focus on developing talent to improve our ability to make the right decisions for healthcare professionals, patients and consumers across the region.

In Malaysia, GSK has established a strong presence for over 50 years and is home to our operations in the area of pharmaceuticals, consumer healthcare, manufacturing, and Business Services Centre. GSK employs over 1000 staff in Malaysia.GSK is an exciting, rewarding and dynamic place to work. We thrive to be different from the conventional corporate ways of working. We pride ourselves on exemplary leadership and sense of community, and we offer a great platform for your personal and career development.

At Consumer Healthcare, we bring products to millions of people across three categories - Oral Health, Wellness, Nutrition and Skin Health. Many of our brands such as Panadol, Scott's, Sensodyne and Horlicks are familiar around the world. Our brands have been carefully made available to build consumers' trust and loyalty, through maintaining the highest standards in safety and efficacy, whilst bringing new innovations to the market place.

Contact information:
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