Responsible for sourcing materials that are fit for purpose, functionally, environmentally and ethically, delivering packaging projects within budget and on time. Working on premium skincare & fragrance brands & beauty ranges for global retailers & fashion brands.
responsibilities include :
- Global sourcing of new packaging materials
- Packaging project delivery
- Collaboration with internal stakeholders to provide functional packaging solutions
- Partner with manufacturing management to deliver packaging related cost reduction, and quality improvement projects
- Reduce/eliminate manufacturing downtime due to packaging inefficiencies
- Deliver Innovative packaging solutions to maximise technological advancements in packaging design and construction.
- Provide MSDS data sheets for all new packaging introduced into the business
- Keep abreast of packaging sustainability, ethical trading and global sourcing developments
Skills & experience required :
- Packaging technology qualification or equivalent preferred
- Ability to meet deadlines unsupervised
- Strong, effective communication skills
- A logical and systematic approach
- Problem solving / lateral thinking skills
- Ability to engage with Customers
- Strong negotiation & Project management skills
Genuine, quick promotional prospects for the right person to Senior PT/management level.