Interim Packaging Technologist

Henderson Brown Recruitment Limited
£350 - £450 p day
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Interim Packaging Technologist
Day Rate: £350 - £450

Our client has a vacancy for an Interim Packaging Technologist to join their team at their Lincolnshire location.
The job role will be to liaise with NPD, Design, Test, and procure packaging suitable for new products on schedule, To provide Packaging Innovation and Site Support.

Key Responsibilities:

*Packaging (primary, secondary and tertiary) to be tested for suitability prior to launch. Capture data from packing through distribution to store and consumer purchase.
*Conduct Factory packaging trials, data capture and reporting to all relevant stakeholders internal and external.
*Artwork / Cutter guides sign off (on and off site as appropriate)
*To be aware of packaging innovation, through networking.
*Develop packaging knowledge throughout the whole site.
*Approval of all packaging specifications and keep up to date with any additional information required for retailer specifications.
*Interface with customers on packaging design and issues.
*Support with brandbank building and maintenance.

The Ideal candidate will have the following qualities:

*They will be flexible and adaptable with the ability to communicate with all levels including Stakeholders.
*They will be able to quickly build rapport, have a good eye for details, organised and have the ability to work to deadlines.
*They should be proficient in the use of MS office tools.
*Proficient in written, numerical and verbal skills with fluency of the English Language.
*Numerical ability to record, interpret and analyse key process data.
*Knowledge of the packaging forming and printing processes.

Jacob Harwood
Head of Interim Recruitment
This job was originally posted as