We use cookies, by continuing to use his site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here for more information.

Accept cookies and hide this message.

The UK's largest recruitment consultancy in...



& Paper

World pioneers of Veriqual®

The system that goes beyond the conventional recruitment process.

0207 838 9695
0121 233 1522
0160 687 0017
0141 647 6688
Packaging Development Manager - East Anglia
£45-55k basic + car + bonus + benefits
Location: East Anglia Sector: Packaging
Reference: J2548 Sub-Sector: Packaging Development
Contact: Steve Parker Telephone: 0141 647 6688
• Identify, develop and drive implementation of packaging solutions that add value in line with the business plan and group packaging strategy
• To reliably inform the business of new packaging innovations that could provide cost efficiencies or other competitive advantages.
• To support Production, Technical and Engineering teams in the smooth running of all packaging formats through the trialling and first production of new packaging items.
• To develop and maintain close working relationships with the relevant external supplier technical resource, buying teams, marketing managers and production teams at all relevant sites.
• A thorough working knowledge of a wide range of packaging materials
• Self-motivated with a forward thinking approach.
• Project management, with good inter-personal skills and the ability to be an effective member of multi-functional teams
• Ability to build and maintain solid working relationships with customers and suppliers resulting in consistent project delivery and customer satisfaction.
• Good level of IT literacy required for project management and packaging related software.
• Ability to manage a large number of projects whilst under pressure and demanding time constraints.
• Able to negotiate with both internal and external contacts to manage the delivery of projects on time and to budget.
• Resilience to drive packaging and process changes through the business.