PRTR Recruitment & Outsourcing

Senior Packaging Development Manager Based in Korat

PRTR Recruitment & Outsourcing
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Posted on 27 Nov 2020

Senior Packaging Development Manager Based in Korat

PRTR Recruitment & Outsourcing

Job Highlights

  • R&D
  • Packaging Development
  • FMCG

Job Description

Our client is a leading global company in the FMCG industry.

  • Driving the market competitiveness by optimizing product costs through continuous implementation of packaging material cost reduction programs in the pipeline.
  • Driving the business growth by delivering commercially feasible, affordable, and sustainable packaging solutions that delight consumers and comply with market regulations and the company's Global Product Quality Standards for Pak Chong & Chonburi sites and provide guidance/coaching i.e. recipes benchmarking, products tear down for HUA/HYD sites.
  • Improving speed to market by ensuring new design packaging development is flawlessly executed right first time with minimum possible timeline and resource requirement.
  • Leading end-to-end packaging and process development activities, including discovery and translation of meaningful consumer-insights into feasible packaging design solutions, prototype sample development, Packaging document preparation, Packaging Testing, Line Trials, Commissioning, Validation, and Startup.
  • Identifying and implementing the packaging cost improvement program to deliver the committed cost reduction targets.
  • Deploying the global packaging/sustainable packaging solutions to deliver the company's Global Packaging Sustainability target.
  • Leading the packaging design harmonization to drive packaging specification simplification and improve line efficiency.
  • Supporting technical troubleshooting related to packaging quality, occurring normal FG production.
  • Representing the packaging development team in communication and meeting with the company's internal cross-functional team and suppliers, Co-manufacturers on packaging related matters.
  • Ensuring all packaging design and spec meet and comply with the company's  Global Product and Packaging Quality standards and systems.
  • Leading the assigned strategic action plans based on Asia R&D FAB and EA Packaging Team Strategy.
Education & Professional Qualification:
  • Bachelor or higher degree in Science or Engineering (Ideally Packaging Technology).
  • Minimum 5 years of working experience in Packaging development, preferably in Food Products.
Knowledge and Skills:
  • Strong technical competency in various materials and formats of packaging, for Pet Food product e.g. Laminated bag, reportable pouch, Display carton, and the corrugated shipper.
  • Able to work independently with a minimum close supervision requirement.
  • Highly proactive, self-driven, and self-awareness.
  • Good Teamwork, project management, communication, and presentation skill.
  • High curiosity and eagerness to learn and improve.
  • Positive thinking skills.
  • Willing to accept and deal with challenges and is able to work under pressure.
  • Good command of spoken and written English.

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More than just a recruitment company. At PRTR, we have been a part of our customers’ success for 27 years as their total HR solutions partner. With 450 dedicated professionals and over 11,000 outsourced staff, we are here to be Your Partner In People because PRTR believes in the power of people.

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