Harrison Scott Associates

Senior FMCG Packaging Technologist

North West England
£30k to £42k basic
22 Oct 2019
22 Nov 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

This is an unmissable opportunity to join a leading organisation and work with some of the most recognised brands in the world, used by millions of people each day. This market leader is extremely passionate about innovation and staying at the forefront of technology in today’s ever-changing world of commerce.


This role will give you the chance to play a part in their ground-breaking innovations. The packaging technologist will be a vital part of the project team, coordinating and delivering projects across; materials, manufacture, functionality, supply chain and sustainability. Not only is this an innovative team with a shared common goal, but it is also friendly, collaborative and diverse. Joining this team will present countless career opportunities tailored to your passions and interests.




  • Lead FMCG Packaging Design & Development
  • Communicate with teams around the World
  • Partner with Managers & Support Junior Technologists
  • Develop specifications
  • Lead activities across business priorities
  • Communicate with internal departments and external partners




  • Experience of packaging development and technology preferably from within an FMCG role similar; pharmaceuticals, consumer goods etc.
  • A creative, logical and curious mind to generate innovative design solutions to technical design challenges.
  • Abe to apply business leadership skills understanding and prioritise the impact of design decisions on cost, consumer and environment.
  • You will need to be enthusiastic and pro-active with good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to communicate design and engineering principles to people at all levels of the business, across different functions.
  • Experience of working in partnership with x-functional partners in particular; Supply Chain and Quality
  • Experience of working in partnership with regional teams.
  • Experience with FMCG brands and with manufacturing understanding




Harrison Scott is the largest recruitment company in the UK in print, packaging and paper. For access to exclusive vacancies, register with us at harrison-scott.com/candidates/register/

Please note that we will always seek candidates’ permission before sending a CV to clients.

Apply for Senior FMCG Packaging Technologist

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from PrintWeek Jobs by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on PrintWeek Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

More searches like this

Similar jobs