Interim Packaging Technologist (9 months)

East Yorkshire
up to £35k pro rata
12 Jul 2019
12 Oct 2019
Contract Type
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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