Packaging Technologist - FMCG

Recruiter
Genesis Associates
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
03 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Packaging Technologist - FMCG

Location: London
Salary: £35K - £45K depending on experience

OVERVIEW: Exciting position to work with a leading retail account to deliver high quality own brand packaging developments.

ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES:

*Work alongside Product Technologists, Designers Buyers and Packaging team to ensure structural design integrity, develop creative concepts, mock ups, cutters and samples.
*Plan new product development to agreed critical path.
*Identify cost saving opportunities for the business.
*Facilitate the delivery of fit for purpose packaging across a range of categories.
*Conduct regular range and consistency reviews suggesting improvements wherever possible.
*Review production standards with suppliers.
*Maintain a full understanding of the marketplace and competition through research, store auditing and any other means necessary.
*Ensure all components are risk assessed and comply with regulatory and consumer requirements.
*Provide guidance, advice and support to the relevant teams on packaging structures, materials, print and specification throughout the design process.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

*Project management capabilities and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
*Previous work experience in packaging technology & packaging design.
*Knowledge of printing processes and pre-press.
*Excellent communication skills.
*Problem solving skills.

If this sounds of interest and you have the relevant experience then please click apply or email Milly with your up to date CV at mgreen(at)genesisassociates.co.uk - THANKS!

This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77452582