This is an exciting to time to join an ever expanding food business who are continuously growing from strength to strength. As one of the largest food manufacturers in the UK they are looking for an enthusiastic Packaging Professional to seek out new packaging solutions.
In this essential packaging role you’ll be pivotal in delivering innovative packaging ideas. Your responsibilities will encompass all aspects of packaging for both new and existing product ranges, from benchmarking existing packaging, attending customer trawls & exhibitions, to updating packaging formats in line with industry regulations and trends.
Working closely with internal product development teams, you’ll be delivering innovative solutions to present to internal stakeholders and customers. Liaising with suppliers to keep up with new materials, designs and equipment as well as finding new ways to increase efficiency and profitability. You’ll also be responsible for ensuring that all packaging projects meet food safety and environmental standards as well as customer specifications.
In addition you’ll be reviewing and evaluating equipment and processes, using feedback to drive continuous improvement initiatives and guarantee successful product launches with packaging that delivers on innovation and quality.
We are looking for a creative and innovative Packaging Technologist or Graphic Designer with a related qualification and previous experience of working within food manufacturing. Ideally with an affinity towards the hot food market or ready meals.
A strong understanding of the packaging industry and technologies is also preferred along with a true passion for packaging design across a variety of substrates. You’ll need to have excellent organisation and prioritisation skills in order to effectively manage multiple projects along with a keen eye for detail, effective problem solving abilities and a flair for commercial creativity.
If you think you have the skills and experience to really drive packaging projects forward then this could be the perfect role for you. Apply now with your CV or call 0345 2600 737 for more information.
Although we do our utmost to respond to all applicants, there are times when this is just not possible due to sheer volume so if you have not heard from us within 5 working days then we are sorry to say your application for this role has not been successful.
Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas