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Packaging Development Manager - Manufacturing

Packaging Development Manager - Manufacturing (KC-PackagingMana) Leicester, England

Salary: car allowance

Packaging Development Manager

Leicester based FMCG business


Our clients are looking for a Packaging Development Manager to join their NPD Team working closely with major retailers in the UK.

  • Working closely with the Head of NPD
  • Create and work to a packaging innovation strategy
  • Tracking current & future trends within packaging
  • Reviewing and analysing current sustainability targets for packaging to achieve set and agreed targets
  • Challenge current thinking 
  • Packaging innovation
  • Lead and inspire cross-functional teams
  • Strong levels of collaboration and creativity


Who are we looking for:

  • Packaging expert with qualifications within packaging technologies
  • Experience in packaging roles for food manufacturing
  • Understanding of packaging equipment capabilities, key materials and print processes
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part a team
  • Highly motivated individual
  • Strong interpersonal, communication & relationship building skills
  • Target driven, good working under pressure
  • Multi-tasking and multi-project working
  • Strong commercial acumen 


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