We have the privilege of working with a successful, driven and highly regarded Fresh Produce Importer & Supplier, and offer on their behalf the opportunity to join the business as Packaging Development Manager.
The position of Packaging Development Manager is key to the business, at a crucial time within packaging with the emphasis on widely recyclable solutions. Reporting to the Commercial Director, key responsibilities will include;
Management of supply base; working closely to build strong relationships, ensure required accreditations, identify new innovation & technologies, and work to gain the most cost effective, high quality products
Management of NPD/Development for retail customers across packaging (UK & abroad); new, existing, redesign, launches
Manage projects; working towards full recyclable packaging, meeting deadlines set
FMCG Packaging experience
Food and/or Fresh Produce exposure
Effective Supplier management ability
Strong communication skills, at all levels
Capable of prioritising, managing packaging projects and working to deadlines
This opportunity could suit an individual who has some exposure to the packaging sector, looking to develop, or a more experienced individual seeking a new and exciting challenge.
Salary; Up to £55k dependent on experience + Excellent Company Benefits
Hours; Monday – Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm
Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Packaging Development Manager / Packaging Manager / Packaging Technologist on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send a CV in application to firstname.lastname@example.org