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Senior Packaging Developer (m/f)

Geplaatst op 11-10-2017  -  Categorie: Vacatures  -  Auteur: Emily Olij  -  Bron: KraftHeinz | Vacancies

We have an excellent opportunity available for an experienced Senior Packaging Developer to make a difference at Kraft Heinz. The position lies within the European R&D Packaging team. You’ll be working in a high performing team, alongside peers always trying to reach the next level. You’ll be reporting into Packaging Development Manager. Get ready for a lot of exposure to internal senior stakeholders. The development of innovative and improved packages will be your primary responsibility. You’re constantly looking for new and improved packaging solutions for the European market.

In brief, you will be responsible for:

  • Delivering NPD and cost-out projects to AOP commitments across Europe (occasional travel is required)
  • Delivering key goals; perfect the fundamentals, ensure cost competitiveness, make sustainability a competitive edge and strengthen capabilities and competences in the European Packaging team
  • Creating, developing and implementing industrialized packaging solutions under specific projects, ensuring robust risk management and delivery of quality attributes
  • Proactively drive innovation and cost-out ideas to build the pipeline
  • Building strong cross functional relationships
  • Hard skills: “Please kindly note that you need to have an EU Working Permit (Orientation Year Visa not included) in order to proceed for this position.”

Requirements:

  • A completed Packaging / engineering degree is a must have
  • Extensive experience within packaging development in a complex / matrix organization
  • Understanding of food technology and preservation.
  • In debt material knowledge on rigid plastics, flexibles, metal, board, corrugated and glass
  • Good knowledge of PC software packages, Excel, Word & PowerPoint
  • Business fluency in English (written & verbal)


Competences:

  • Passionate and curious to learn all there is about Packaging and Food
  • Eager to bring the department and team to the next level
  • Strong in communication: informing, convincing, stakeholder management, intercultural
  • Strong interpersonal skills: different nationalities, team, clients
  • Ability to learn fast and perform in a changing environment
  • Strong in working independently and in team in Europe
  • Problem solver; be creative and pragmatic
  • Customer focus; external and internal clients
  • Takes action and ownership

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