Head of Packaging

Full-Time|Permanent
Kent
Posted 1 week ago

Our Client is one of the UK’s leading Fresh Produce suppliers, offering high quality fruit products to a strong customer base, including UK retailers. They are looking for a experienced Packaging professional to join their team in Kent as Head of Packaging and become an integral member of the business.

Managing an innovative and dedicated team, the role of Head of Packaging will ensure all packaging requirements are met, with responsibility for the full range of packaging related activities, to include;
Customer contact to manage and communicate packaging requirements of UK retailers
Signing off new artwork designs, ensuring designs are machine compatible, and legal
Liaise with internal teams on packaging material, labels, outers, and pallets
Manage suppliers and negotiate pricing for all products
Managing the department profit and loss

The successful candidate would have the following experience and qualifications

  • Experience of managing a team, with the ability to delegate and offer support & encouragement
  • In-depth knowledge of Packaging within the Fresh Produce sector, ideally Fruit
  • Professional and personable, with the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Confident negotiating prices and managing department P&L

Please contact the FMK Consulting team to discuss the role and your experience on 01273 720 599 / 077634 861080 . Or if you feel you have the above experience, please send over a CV to info@fmkconsulting.co and we will get back to you with some feedback and more information about the role and the company

Job Features

Job CategoryPackaging, Packaging Manager
TypeFull Time
LocationKent
Salary£45,000
Job NumberF923

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