Interim Packaging Technologist (9 months)

Location
East Yorkshire
Salary
up to £35k pro rata
Posted
19 May 2019
Closes
11 Jul 2019
Ref
10,890
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Food Packaging Technologist to support with the day to day activity of Packaging Development within the R&D team, to deliver the 2019 innovation pipeline within the agreed budgets and timescale.

 

  • Responsible for the execution of factory trials (including packing, transit trials and outcome reporting) for new packaging items, to ensure that they are fit for purpose.
  • Responsible for the generation and approval of the relevant documentation for new and amended packaging items – including Packaging BOMS, pallet configurations and outercase artwork.
  • Responsible for the approval of the packaging element of new artworks
  • Work with suppliers to ensure that the packaging information held by the business is correct and kept up to date.
  • Key interfaces :

     

  • Supply chain team – to ensure communication on project/ SKU status is accurate and timely.
  • Marketing and Commercial teams – to ensure that tasks are completed in line with required timescales for launches.
  • Production teams – to facilitate factory trials in a timely manner, with the required testing being conducted.
  • Packaging suppliers – including Technical and Commercial contacts
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