Packaging Technologist, Lancashire

Location
England, Lancashire / England, Greater Manchester / England, Merseyside
Salary
£25000 - £30000 per annum + (DOE) Pension and Healthcare
Posted
02 May 2017
Closes
02 Jun 2017
Ref
AJS893665
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you a qualified Packaging Technologist? Are you based in Lancashire? If so, I am looking for you!

This international FMCG business specialise in personal care markets, supplying into all of the major retailers. Following an outstanding level of growth in the past year along with an internal promotion, there is a new opportunity for a Packaging Technologist to join the existing team.

A pivotal role within a highly successful business, you will be responsible for delivering innovative packaging solutions in line with current business needs, as well as future growth plans. You will be responsible for liaising with suppliers on a regular basis, supervising the lines to ensure everything runs smoothly and working closely alongside NPD and Commercial departments to ensure packaging is fit for purpose.

If you are successful in securing this exciting opportunity, you will be in a position to really influence Buyers using your packaging knowledge. A fast-paced role, you will need to keep up to date with the market and consumer trends in order to help ensure that the business stays one step ahead of the competition.

This role will reward you with plenty of job satisfaction! Just imagine seeing products on the supermarket shelf that you have been instrumental in the creation of!

To turn this opportunity into a reality, you must:

  • Be educated to degree level or equivalent in a Packaging Technology or a related discipline
  • Have worked in a similar role previously in order to have a good understanding of packaging materials and the production process OR have recently graduated in a related field (training can be provided)
  • Possess excellent project management and communication skills in order to prioritise and multitask when co-ordinating a number of different suppliers, customers and departments within the business

In return for your hard work you will become part of a fantastic, growing business who manufactures great products! Known for recognising hard work and rewarding efforts, the loyal workforce is testament to the great culture of this business!

REF. AJS893665 By Focus Management

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