Packaging Technologist

Henderson Brown Recruitment Limited
£25k - £30k pa
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Packaging Technologist -HB 3008
Location: Lincolnshire
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 per annum

Our client is a well-established food manufacturing company, with a significant global presence and excellent relationships with many of the UK's major retailers. Due to a period of positive growth and change this chilled food manufacturing is seeking a diligent and versatile Packaging Technologist to strengthen their team.

Based at one of their flagship sites in Lincolnshire this role will play a key part in supporting the NPD Team through the design, development and release of new products. It is a perfect role for an established Packaging Technologist or NPD Technologist with packaging
experience who is seeking fresh challenges and career opportunities.

Reporting into the Technical Manager the duties for this role will include:
*Testing and trials of all packaging materials through concept to launch
*Collecting and tracking of all packaging related data from development to in store products
*Artwork approval, amendment and sign off
*Updating and maintaining the internal packaging and artwork library
*Keeping up to date with customer specifications and ensuring packaging compliance
*Supporting in a customer facing capacity on resolving packaging issues

In order to qualify for this role you will need to demonstrate:
*Experience in a similar role within Food Manufacturing or FMCG
*Ideally a degree or same level qualification within the Design or Food Science sector
*Excellent communication, time management and diplomacy skills
*Strong IT skills with hands on experience within retailer specifications systems
*Strong analytical skills with the ability to collecting and interpret data
*Full UK Driving License and a committed approach to working hours

If you believe you have the skills and personality to fit these requirements please get in touch with Ryan Peters at ****************** or call ************ for more information.

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