Packaging Technologist

Location Redditch
Discipline: Household
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££35k - 45k per year
Contact name: Rick Metcalfe

Contact email:
Job ref: 5766
Published: about 1 month ago

Packaging Manager - FMCG - South Midlands

I am currently working with a leading packaging company who work with some of the leading brands in FMCGH and cosmetics brands. Due to growth we are now looking to hire a packaging manager.

Do you have full autonomy in your current role a s a Packaging Lead??

Would you like the chance to lead major projects with prestigious brands as a Packaging Manager??

This is your chance as a packaging manager to be responsible for supporting the packaging development projects for well-known various cosmetics and personal care brands. You will be the packaging expert on site and support with New Purchasing, product Development and Production Teams. Due to recent company growth this role offers you a genuine chance to also further your career as a packaging lead.

For this role we would like someone with commercial experience but could consider an up-and-coming enthusiastic graduate!

Ideal requirements for the Packaging Manager role:

      Good Technical background for packaging

ONC/HNC or degree level, ideally in STEM/Scientific - highly desirable

FMCG products experience would be highly desirable, ideally cosmetics or healthcare.

Various knowledge of different pack formats as well as the pros & cons and potential risks

Background working in tandem with x-functional partners would be great, especially Supply Chain, Manufacturing, product development and Quality.

Experience in production setting is desirable.

Any experience with packaging creation, blow mould, Masterbatch, print/proofs and artwork review are highly desirable

Good project time management and teamworking skills

If you are interested in this packaging manager role please send ne a word version of your CV to and some availability for a chat!