Packaging Technologist

Geplaatst op 30-07-2019  -  Categorie: Vacatures  -  Auteur: Anouk Bruggeling  -  Bron: Cloetta | Vacatures

Who are we?
Cloetta, a family business founded in 1862, is a leading confectionery company in the Scandinavian region, the Netherlands and Italy. We produce confectionery, chocolate products, pastilles and chewing gum. In total, our products are sold in more than 50 markets worldwide!
We own some of the strongest brands, such as Red Band, Venco, Sportlife, KING, Lonka and the Jelly Bean Factory.

What is it like to work with us?
At Cloetta we work with Focus, Teamplay, Passion, and Pride. Our popular and beloved products would not be on the market without the people who work hard to make a difference.
We are an ambitious organization, give you space and freedom to perform your work, like to take on new challenges together ("nothing is impossible"), but also enjoy what we do!

Are you starting with us? Then you will work in a dynamic FMCG company, constantly on the move, and constantly looking for opportunities for growth. We regularly add products to our product portfolio.

What do you contribute to?
You become part of the international Packaging Innovation team. The team currently consists of 8 packaging technologists spread over four locations (the Netherlands, Ireland, Sweden and Slovakia) who report to the Innovation Category Center Manager. This team is responsible for all new developments regarding packaging. The activities vary from developing completely new packaging and packaging materials to supervising new artworks.
Your responsibilities are:
1. Supporting local and international NPD projects from the packaging innovation discipline.
2. Developing new packaging concepts and packaging solutions to generate profitable growth for the Cloetta products.

You are mainly concerned with:

- Active participation in multidisciplinary NPD teams
- Coordinate and perform packaging tests-
- Making mock-ups, prototypes and (technical) drawings
- Participate in brainstorming and ideation sessions
- Preparation of packaging material specifications
- Preparation of SKU specifications
- Participate in Technology Platforms (intended for knowledge acquisition)

We are looking for a creative Packaging Technologist with passion for innovation, available for 36 hours, who at least meets the following requirements:

- Completed IPO / IO training, or similar
- Relevant work experience in FMCG Packaging R&D is preferred
- The location is Roosendaal but you have a willingness to travel, in particular to Sneek (NL) and Turnhout (BE).
- Experience in a rapidly changing and result-oriented organization
- The ability to work in a multicultural organization
- Socially skilled, self-aware, independent, proactive.
- Structured, Accurate, Analyst-oriented
- Good command of the Dutch and English language, spoken and written

To apply for this job, please send a motivation letter and CV to:
Anouk Bruggeling, HR Business Partner at Cloetta (gnileggurb.kuona.[antispam]

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