Packaging Development Manager 60063

Location: Janesville, WI
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $90,000.00 - $110,000.00
Degree: Bachelor; Master;
Date: 12/1/2017
Job ID: 02546967
Job Description
Want a job you can feel good about? A role that will allow you to lead and empower people? Through sensory science and technology our client develops and manufactures food and beverage solutions for population brands throughout the world. Join them as a Packaging Development Manager in Janesville, WI.
Must Have:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Package Engineering or similar degree;
  • MBA or Masters degrees are desirable;
  • Must be able to travel up to 20% of the time;
  • Basic understanding of purchasing and supply chain management;
  • Ability to comply with existing/quickly adapt to new processes within the organization;
  • Able to work in a dual reporting matrix and in virtual teams;
  • Ability to get buy-in and commitment from stakeholders;
Key Responsibilities:
  • The Packaging Development Manager will have accountability for packaging development and supply ownership of $120 Million + in packaging spend;
  • Work with suppliers to create new packaging designs to reduce cost or increase market share for company and customers;
  • Manage packaging commercialization’s to increase speed to market and improve packaging efficiency in the marketplace;
  • Work cross functionally to find and deliver packaging innovations
  • Provides leadership and develops direct reports to create opportunities for advancement;
  • Oversees all activities related to procurement of a material, fro intent to purchase through deliver of the material;