1 month ago

Ref: BBBH34651

Packaging Development Manager


Up to £60000.00 per annum Benefits


Role Profile

Partner with Marketing and Design to bring to life the desired aesthetic intent into a technically feasible packaging proposition, meeting costs targets, desired launch timings, and imperatives to meet required quality expectations.

  • Brief suppliers competitively and drive supplier choice based on ability to meet design intent at cost, in time, with demonstrated quality, and in accordance to Corporate Procurement strategy
  • Provide a comprehensive feasibility study of each concept or package that defines function, manufacturability, cost of goods, tooling estimates, preliminary development lead time, and inherent risks.
  • Own Cost of Goods - Support Marketing in the scoping process to ensure target COGS are realistic vs. marketing brief and product specifications. Develop estimated COGS to enable design and supplier choices, and ensure delivery on target via disciplined and rigorous packaging development process.

Skills & Experience

5 years experience in Packaging Development experience

Experience in leading new packaging development from design phase to in-market delivery

  • Track record of personally leading successful in market launches.
  • Experience and strength in collaboration with both internal (Marketing, procurement, Manufacturing etc) and external stakeholders (suppliers, Contract Manufacturers, design etc)
  • Ability to work internationally. Able to travel when required by strategic programs

Client information

High growth FMCG organisation based in Hertfordshire


c £60,000 Benefits

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