Packaging Developer

£45000 to £55000 per annum
03 Sep 2019
01 Oct 2019
Chris Sowden
Contract Type
Full Time
Hyper Recruitment Solutions are currently looking for a Packaging Developer to join a leading FMCG company based in the Greater London area. As the Packaging Developer you will be responsible for creating, developing and implementing packaging strategies and projects by working both local and global stake-holders.


Your duties as the Packaging Developer will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will lead and participate in packaging development programmes and consumer studies to ensure specific business needs are met, this will include investigating new materials, formats and vendors to assist with the development of new innovations and packaging improvements.

2. The Packaging Developer will lead and participate in the commercialisation of packaging innovations and projects across EMEA to ensure that manufacturing can meet both need and demand and support product innovations.

3. Project manage packaging innovation projects, and promote strong relationships between Research & Engineering, Purchasing, Product Supple and Marketing, Supply Chain and Quality. You will create and share best practice in packaging between the mills and provide support and expertise in packaging to all areas.

4. Establish and maintain a work environment that promotes continuous improvement and controls project costs, as well as taking into account key considerations including cost saving, sustainability and compliance with all the applicable laws and regulations.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Packaging Developer we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a major scientific or engineering discipline.

2. Proven industry experience in a packaging/design environment within a manufacturing setting.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with a range of Packaging Materials, experience with flexibles would be advantageous.

Key Words: FMCG / Fast Moving Consumer Goods / Packaging / Innovation / R+D / Research and Development / Sustainability / Purchasing / Innovation /

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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