Food Packaging Development Manager
Job ref: 62296 | £40,000 - £45,000 | Home Counties / East Anglia
We are seeking a talented individual to join an innovative, high-quality manufacturer which supplies to various retailers throughout the UK. You will join a friendly and supportive team with a fantastic and fun working atmosphere.
As Food Packaging Development Manager, you will be an integral part of the innovations and NPD department where you will lead and deliver the packaging development and innovation programme, the packaging sustainability strategy, the recommendation and introduction of new packing technologies and the continuous support & optimisation of packing efficiency across the business manufacturing sites.
You will provide packaging expertise and leadership to the business, ensure legal compliance, drive continuous improvement initiatives and also champion the NPD stage and gate process in all aspects of packaging development, in order to ensure sustainability and meet business needs.
You will be a confident and ambitious leader with strong experience in an FMCG packaging management role, ideally within food & beverage manufacturing. A diploma/degree within a packaging technology or scientific engineering field would be desirable and experience of design agency or printing manufacturing would be an advantage. You will possess excellent project management skills, be up to date on the latest packaging technologies and a full UK valid driving licence is required.
The Food Packaging Development Manager job is based in the Home Counties / East Anglia region and is paying £40,000 - £45,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.
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