In this role you will manage, lead and develop the Packaging Development team, ensure capabilities and capacity. You will be the technical expert / lead for packaging and filling processes and work together with internal and external network to realize innovation, development, optimization (legal, quality, strategy, costs, market position), filling and packing of finished goods.
Main Responsibilities :
Technical expert in Packaging field For full existing portfolio, materials, transportation, packing (assembling) and constructions Consultant and support to internal and external network (Quality, Suppliers) Handling of quality improvements (implementation, supplier handling) Steers and issues optimization and research projects in packaging and filling field Assesses technical capabilities (timing, quality, cooperation in development, production) and develops suppliers Develops End to End new packaging- on time in full according regulatory and company guidelines
Activities for packaging and process development IP management e.g. Development and Pilot tool contracts Transparent documentation (SAP, Forms, SOPs) and communication of milestones & results, Finds solution for packaging issues (quality, production, transport) Support sustainability efforts of company (e.
g. waste reduction, concepts) Support Supply strategy
Report & communication of the results Manage interfaces within Supply Chain and external parties related to packaging or quality projects Ensure regular reporting Risk assessment of projects, packaging, development, filling activities Reduces risks of supply
Your Profile :
Packaging engineer or comparable
Min. 10 years’ experience in packaging (multiple materials : plastics, glass, etc)
Strong communication skills (with stakesholders in Marketing)
Fluent English, German is a strong plus
Strong leadership skills