Packaging Graphics Specialist

Job Title: Packaging Graphics Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Galway
REF: 123840
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Packaging Graphics Specialist
Our client, an innovative pharma company based in Galway, seeks a Packaging Graphics Specialist who will support Packaging Engineers and product development teams when creating content for IFUs, manuals, packaging components and product label specifications, in the development evaluate and commercialize product

The successful candidate will be responsible for the coordination and creation of packaging and labelling artwork and supporting functions for the development, review and approval of artwork content.

This hire will manage multiple projects concurrently and agreed timelines, ensuring all packaging labelling deliverables are correct and follow applicable SOPs, quality systems, regulatory and GMP requirements.

Responsibilities for Packaging Graphics Specialist:
Design and co-ordination of labelling materials for New Product Development and commercial product with Engineering according to specific parameters to meet the requirements of the Corporate Master Brand.
Coordination & creation of formatted instructions for use (IFUs), packaging components and product label designs using Corporate labelling software.
Coordination & creation of new, and changes to, miscellaneous packaging components based on pre-existing formats and design.
Creation, change and control of labelling components to support R&D in the plant.
Leverage expertise with labelling procedures, requirements, and quality system to ensure all deliverables are fully compliant and free of errors.
Coordination of translations for IFUs and labelling using translation vendors.
Coordination of Readability Assessments for Patient Labelling using external vendors.
Communicate to Teams and Management on the progress of labelling and packaging projects.
Communicate with outside vendors regarding packaging artwork and proofing.
Maintenance of all Packaging Graphics filing systems, paper based and online.

Requirements for Packaging Graphics Specialist:
Bachelors Degree or Diploma (HETAC Level 7), preferably in Graphic Design or related discipline
3+ years’ experience with developing labelling graphics and content in a regulated industry (preferably medical device)
Proven experience in Packaging Label Design Element requirements within a regulated industry.
Proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud (specifically InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop), label design software and Microsoft Office.
Strong communication, facilitation, interpersonal, and relationship-building skills.
Ability to manage several projects concurrently.
High attention to detail.

Please phone Larry on +353 1-2302400 /

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