Company Information

For one of our clients, an international organization specialized in the manufacture, import and distribution of branded and own-brand products from the food and drink industry, we are looking for a native German Product Launch Coordinator with Marketing experience.
Job description 

As a Product Launch Coordinator you are responsible for owning and controlling the launches of all new product introductions and re-designs. The overall objective is to be completely proficient with artwork origination, reprographics and all major print processes. Your principal accountabilities amongst other things are:

  • Project management of all finished goods launches and issuing critical paths to track launch process;
  • Initiate and control the information flow across account managers, retailers etc. to ensure that all projects deliver against their launch dates;
  • You will take full control and execute environmental, innovation and cost saving initiatives in conjunction with the group packaging function;
  • Attend Product Launch meetings, attended by managers, and communicate updates to the wider business;
  • Control of budgeted spend for all Customer Own Brand APC costs;
  • Act as the business representative for all at pre-artwork meeting with the customers, artwork and reproduction houses and printers;
  • Responsible for creation and issuing product information sheets.

Skills required 

  • Min. 1-2 years experience in packaging, artwork and marketing;
  • Native German speaker and writer;
  • Fluent English speaker and writer;
  • Proven experience in project management or Packaging – able to manage the planning and delivery of projects in time and to budget whilst under time pressure;
  • Able to negotiate with both internal and external contacts and lead project meetings;
  • Flexible and pragmatic mindset, accurate and with a commitment to deliver;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills for building strong business relationships.


Are you native German with a marketing background and do you recognize yourself in the profile above? Then please respond to this vacancy by emailing your resume in Word and an indication of your salary to