Packaging Technologist - Greater Manchester

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Greater Manchester
  • Job Type: Packaging
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £45,000 + excellent benefits
  • Date Posted: 13/05/2022
  • Expiry Date: 30/06/2022

Packaging Technologist

£45,000 + excellent benefits

Greater Manchester


Job Reference: CH/11262


Would you like to work for an innovative food manufacturer, part of a group that boasts over a century of history? Are you a personable Packaging Technologist with fast-paced FMCG/Food experience?


If so, please read on…


Responsibilities include:

  • Working to secure the best deals with suppliers
  • Ensuring all critical path deadlines are met
  • Attending print runs to test and approve quality standards
  • Managing all non-conformances and customer complaints
  • To manage all origination costs in line with Budgets
  • Working with the commercial and NPD teams on all NPD projects and product relaunches
  • Conducting trials in the bakery and for transit tests
  • Managing the packaging inventory
  • Working to eliminate single use plastic from the business
  • Understanding the strategic direction of private label customers on packaging


The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience in a fast paced FMCG environment
  • The ability to lead a team by influencing and persuading
  • Strong self-motivation
  • Team working skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Great communication skills


Next steps:

Get in touch! If you think this role is for you, send your CV to with CH/11262 as a subject or give me a call on 0161 832 7463.