Senior Packaging Development Technologist (FMCG/Toiletries)

North West UK
£generous basic + benefits package (bonus, private medical cover, private pension)
07 Feb 2019
12 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

You will be responsible for delivering NPD on all new products across fmcg/toiletries/home brands, delivering  packaging that creates maximum impact to consumers.  Providing packaging development service to Global and Regional Category & Brand Teams and to Supply Chain Teams


 Lead packaging development through design, develop and implement stages of identified NPD. Focus on developing testing and trialling Rigid plastics & flexibles.   Provide technical packaging expertise to the design and development of any printed packaging materials.  Proactively seek out packaging ideas that drive Innovation in pack design and sustainability.


Knowledge, Skills & Experience required for this role :


IOP or other recognised packaging qualification to HND/Graduate level.


Degree in Packaging, Packaging Design or Engineering Discipline.


Min 5 years experience of delivering new packaging development within at least one of the following categories: Retail or FMCG (brand or own label), Personal Care, Beauty, Food & Nutrition or Homecare.


Rigid plastics experience - developing, testing, trialling -  is essential.