R & D Packaging Manager - Location Open

Location
United Kingdom
Salary
£45k basic + benefits
Posted
21 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Ref
J2703
Sector
FMCG, Food
Job Function
Packaging Technologist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This household name seeks an experienced packaging developer to fulfil a multi-site role.  To plan, organise and deliver in conjunction with Lead Packaging Manager an innovation development programme for a primary food brand and its sub brands with the objective of increasing profitable and commercial success for the company. To identify and deliver the evaluation of technically and commercially viable new packaging innovation concepts to deliver new innovative concepts to populate 3-5 year NPD Funnel for the Primary brand and other brands where appropriate.To ensure that the development activities allocated to the R&D Packaging Manager are conducted within the budget allocated and delivered to required timescales.
To identify packaging innovations, trends and opportunities for the business (as part of the wider packaging strategy).To annually recruit manage and develop a University placement student in the role of assistant packaging technologist