You will be responsible for delivering innovative packaging solutions for NPD projects and ensuring that they meet the needs of the supply chain as well as the consumer, covering all areas of packaging development technology, delivering the best packaging on shelf.
Based at the centre of technical excellence in Oxfordshire , the right person for this role will have a proven understanding of packaging materials, structural design and print processes. Experience in food packaging would be a great advantage. You’ll also be capable of taking technical subjects and explaining them in a way that can be understood by non-technical stakeholders. An ability to identify and manage risk, contingency & mitigation for projects and quality is essential.
You'll be a natural at building strong relationships and you’ll be someone who is confident presenting in front of others and representing at external events.
We’re looking for someone who already has an understanding of different packaging materials and how the materials and design can affect the end result. You’re probably already in a packaging technology role and you’re looking to take the next step in your career, aiming for more responsibility in a global brand and you have the capability to demonstrate that you are able to make a real difference or maybe you've recently graduated & have packaging internship/work placement experience & keen to forge a career in packaging.
Key to this role is passion for sustainability and to recognise that the role is essential in being able to drive the company forward in that area.
You’ll be an integral part of the supply chain team and get to work across the business with the product development, brand , marketing and logistics teams to name a few.