Role details

Packaging Manager

Los Angeles   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Packaging Procurement Expert
  • 5-10 years of work experience in Packaging Department required

About Our Client

Our client is a global food production company looking for a Packaging Manager.

Job Description

  • The majority of time will be spent on designing, specifying, developing and implementing cost effective Primary, Secondary and Tertiary packaging by evaluating existing packaging, and recommending and implementing cost reducing opportunities. This will be done by broadly understanding packaging costs and design considerations, as well as printing methods
  • Finalizing packaging specifications and procedural documents by understanding total packaging requirements from material vendors to final consumer and use this understanding to define specifications and manage files and data
  • Organizing data and updating information into appropriate product files.
  • Testing, evaluating and modifying packaging based on results of assessing tests
  • Supervising and managing 1 direct employee and working closely with other members of the department to insure that deliverables from team are aligned and team is working effectively and efficiently towards goals

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Packaging Engineering or related discipline required
  • 4 - 7 years related work experience required ideally in consumer product packaging design and development
  • Strong knowledge of packaging design
  • Ability to prototype/mock up and/or render package concepts
  • Ability to problem solve and think critically
  • Resourceful, innovative, inquisitive and detail oriented
  • Team oriented as needs to interface and work with cross-functional teams

What's on Offer

Comprehensive salary + benefits

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