DEPARTMENT
Senior Management
JOB TITLE
Packaging Specialist
LOCATION
Butterworth

Responsibilities 

  • Day to day responsibilities will contribute to the creation of balanced project portfolio in terms of innovation, renovation, productivity, supply chain source configuration, quality improvement and sustainability.
  • Collaborate with cross functional partners to develop margin improvement and technical innovation opportunities.
  • Work closely with Product Development, Manufacturing to specify, test and implement the optimum packaging design for new products.
  • Drive cost reduction through rationalization of packaging materials and supplier diversification across APAC.
  • To gather first-hand insights into the specific packaging needs of industrial and professional customers.
  • Support the planning and organization of plant tests and end-user tests relating to packaging
  • Providing R&D technical expertise for the packaging projects in the regional application center.
  • Driving implementation and adaptation of the holistic packaging projects to guarantee maximum utilisation of packaging to deliver scale and increase mental & physical availability.
  • Manage the packaging development process, including the creating of packaging designs, prototype development, specification and testing.
  • Conduct experiments, trials and analysis to validate and advance technical packaging opportunities both internal and at external supplier.
  • Manage approval processes related to printed materials.
  • Work closely with existing and new suppliers.
  • Undertake other tasks as and when required.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree of Engineering / Food Science / Science or any equivalent
  • Good grasp of understanding of the packaging terminology, concepts and technology
  • Having economic and regulatory awareness of packaging
  • At least 2 – 5 years of working experience in the related field is required for this position
  • Able to think out of the box and strives for continuous improvement
  • Having problem solving understanding to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner
  • Able to work well with other stakeholders
  • Excellent communication skills – both in oral and written English and Bahasa Malaysia

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