Packaging Specialist

Location Vietnam
Industry FMCG
Job reference 9081
Job type Permanent
Consultant email
Consultant contact no +84 28 3911 0950

Job Description

  • Develop new packaging materials according to the new product brief.
  • Review packaging job requests from the Marketing Department and provide them with the packaging specification sheet.
  • Propose the technical drawing for art work development for all packaging and ensure its correctness.
  • Act as a Packaging Standard Proof Controller and distribute to the related parties.
  • Act as a project manager for new product development projects, in packaging-oriented aspects.
  • Co-ordinate with other departments for packaging related issues such as new product development to ensure that the quality and timeline of packaging is suitable for the new products.
  • Test and qualify new packaging suppliers as well as alternative materials from cost, storage, and handling, utilization and transportation. Feedback test results to requester or initiators
  • Evaluate adequate and suitable materials to improve performance, quality, cost and environmental saving.
  • Issue packaging specification and BOM
  • Conduct the packaging trial in the production line to ensure its quality, operation performance and compatibility with the production line.
  • Ensure that all developed packaging complied with the Company's packaging policy.
  • Conduct the transportation test to ensure the packing alignment/packing configuration and the strength of packaging material along the whole chain, if needed.
  • Ensure KQ test for packaging development is followed as procedure
  • Act as a member of Packaging Material and Supplier Assessment to ensure packaging material quality consistency.
  • Review and evaluate packaging materials to be in line with the best practices (In case we have available information or can access to BIC info)
  • Coach the team on the packaging knowledge, technology and standard production practices.
  • Support QA and F&P in solving PM problem
  • Ensure that PM specification system is updated
  • Others as assigned

Job Requirement

  • Education requirement: Bachelor Degree
  • English ability: intermediate (speaking, reading and writing)
  • Computer skill: required
  • Computer knowledge: MS. Word, MS. Excel, MS. PowerPoint, MS. Project
  • Experience related to position: at least one year experience working in Packaging Technology or similar position