Interim Packaging Technologist
Paul Nyman Consultancy are recruiting a Packaging Technologist to join a chilled food group in Lincolnshire and need a Interim ASAP until they find a permanent solution.
As part of a larger European business, the company specialise in convenience based chilled snack food and have various divisions throughout the UK specialising in the same product area across brand and own label. As market leaders, they are experiencing a need for growth within their team and committed to developing a foundation of growth for their people and have been upskilling the team across the division for the last 12 months.
Reporting to the Technical Manager, key responsibilities of this Packaging role will include:
- Conducting factory packaging trials;
- Artwork/ cutter guides sign off;
- Testing Packaging (primary, secondary and tertiary) suitability prior to launch;
- Awareness of packaging innovation through networking with existing and new packaging companies;
- Developing packaging knowledge of the wider site team.
As an interim you must have experience of packaging within a food manufacturing business. You must be able to thrive within a team environment and be both organised and disciplined. You will have the experience and capability to impart your knowledge of packaging to the broader team and will leave the business in a stronger place than when you started.
This role will provide you with the opportunity to work within a close-knit team, developing working relationships with various parts of the business across Packaging, Marketing, NPD, Purchasing, Technical, Production and suppliers. As a professional interim, it will also give you a route in to a business with 6 manufacturing sites across the UK and therefore scope to add to this project in the future.
Paul Nyman Consultancy specialise in NPD, Technical, Process, Quality, Sales, Marketing and Category Management Recruitment across the UK food industry.