Permanent Offered Salary : Negotiable

Senior Packaging Technologist

  • Edenvale, Gauteng, South Africa View on Map
  • posted 2 weeks ago
  • Posted Date : November 16, 2020
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Job Description

Senior Packaging Technologist East rand Johannesburg Gauteng

A well-known food Manufacturing Company in Johannesburg East / East Rand of Gauteng is looking for a highly skilled Senior Packaging Technologist to join their company.

Salary Negotiable plus benefits – EE Position

Job responsibilities

  • The primary focus of this role is to lead R&D packaging projects to support new product launches and to contribute to innovation and improvements of existing products within the organisation

Reporting to R&D Manager, your main responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Coordinate and lead packaging trials
  • Manage technical concepts, feasibility, and implementation of all packaging for new products as well as improving the packaging of existing products
  • Preparation of packaging specifications for new products
  • Provide guidance on packaging changes and NPDs to ensure they are compliant to local and international standards
  • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders

In order to be considered for this role you will possess the following:

  • Significant experience working in Packaging within a manufacturing business mainly from Dairy, Food, Beverage.
  • Proven background of taking a packaging concept and delivering to the market
  • Ability to work and network across all areas of the business
  • Exceptional communication skills with the ability to liaise with key stakeholders at all levels from operator to Senior Manager
  • Previous experience leading complex projects, with multiple stakeholders, across different geographical locations
  • Excellent understanding of the manufacture of packaging products such as bottles, caps and so on

Frogg Recruitment SA