Home Based
Salary £28-35,000 (negotiable)
04 Sep 2018
04 Oct 2018
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Packaging Technologist – Home Based

FMCG / Food Manufacturing

Salary £28-35,000 (negotiable)

Company car, bonus, medical, pension and 25 days holiday

This £200million food business supply a range of high quality fresh foods to the UK supermarkets, and have seen 20% growth year on year. There is now a requirement for a Packaging Technologist to join their already high performing development team.

The key purpose of this role is to cover all areas of packaging development, day to day and future prospects. In addition, you will be expected to identify, trial and make ready all new packaging technologies, control packaging specifications and monitor retailer packaging compliance at packhouse level.

This is an exciting role, being home based you will get the chance to visit suppliers across the UK, with only 1-2 days a week based in the office. There may also be a small amount of international travel, and potentially the chance to develop into a customer facing role.

The company have a big focus on promoting from within, and have seen a high number of their senior management team progress quickly within the business from entry level or graduate roles. This would be highly suited to a driven and proactive individual who aspires to progress their career within a successful business.


Due to location, you will ideally be based across the South East or Midlands. The role requires at least 12 months experience working as a Packaging Technologist. Ideally you will have experience working within a fresh food environment, however individuals with any FMCG / Consumer Goods experience will be considered.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a motivated Packaging Technologist who is prepared to work hard and progress within a fast paced and ever changing FMCG environment.

You will be degree qualified, ideally within a related subject. Spanish language skills would be highly beneficial.

Please do not hesitate to apply if you feel you have the experience and background described, or contact Clear Edge Search & Selection for more details.

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