This International Food and Drinks company based right here in Manchester are looking for a Packaging Manager due to significant growth within the company.
Established over 30 years ago, the company currently turns over 100m with over 60 staff members.
The company produce, market, design, drink, eat and sell their products all over the world. Born right here in Manchester they have a great history and a very special culture within the company. You will be an integral part of the company, responsible for bringing to life beautiful packaging that perfectly encapsulates the diverse portfolio, taking the idea to shelf to the table of customers around the world.
Its an award winning business, leaders in their particular field. The company has a tremendous amount of passion and appreciation for the industry itself.
You will own the creation and execution of packaging projects for own production/brands
You will liaise with designers, product managers, production sites, customers and other external agencies to satisfy all project briefs
Working closely with the broader creative team, you will deliver packaging and creative solutions to all sales channels to support tenders, sales and new product launches
You will be the creative mind and at the heart of each new product development and packaging
You will have a passion for the food/drink industry
You will have ideally worked on high end food and drink brands in the past
Ideally you will bring with you knowledge of the market and understanding of the commercial workings of the food and drink industry
You will be experienced in managing a project from start to end
If you have the ability to create engaging copy, fantastic
You will have worked in a similar role
Salary for the role is between 35,000 – 40,000
Working for a vibrant, growing company with a great history but most importantly a superb future.
Part of a highly creative and passionate team
Opportunity to travel to production sites