Senior Packaging Technologist, Jobs, 7069

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Senior Packaging Technologist - Glasgow

Engineering & Manufacturing - Engineering & Manufacturing
Ref: 7069 Date Posted: Monday 21 Sep 2020
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Senior Packaging Technologist 


Excellent package 

Do you have experience within Packaging Technology? Do you have experience working with luxury Packaging? Are you looking for a challenging role? Do you want to work with globally sold products? 

Nine Twenty are looking for a Senior Packaging Technologist to join our clients team on a full time and permanent basis. 

The successful candidate will have at least 5+ years working within multinational Spirits/Drinks company working with Luxury Packaging, be able to work under pressure & work within a fast paced role and be agile. 


  • Responsible for Packaging Innovation / NPD delivery with a high focus on creating famous brands, support a demanding Malt innovation plan
  • Develop new packaging components that meet the marketing brief in terms of functionality, cost and
  • timings in line with the business process
  • Support concept design with technical solutions based on supplier capabilities and material knowledge
  • Component development and fit for purpose delivery, facilitating packaging solutions, advising
  • stakeholders of progress and issues
  • Maintaining and creating materials specifications as well as product data sheets
  • Managing and facilitating approval of packaging line trials
  • Operates established processes and looks at ways to further develop said processes
  • Provides packaging technical expertise internally, identifying, investigating, testing, trialling and
  • resolving both potential and actual issues

Skills required:

  • 5+ years of work experience in similar roles in a multinational Spirits/Drinks company
  • Experience and knowledge of packaging materials, including manufacturing processes, design and development
  • Experience of material and component testing using laboratory measurement and testing equipment
  • Project management skills coordinating between different functions and departments
  • Independent handling, prioritization and tracking of all assigned projects
  • Proven team player with the ability to communicate across all levels of the business and build strong working relationships both internally and externally
  • Proficiency with MS Office, expert in Excel and PowerPoint

Please apply directly and Nine Twenty will be in touch.