Jobs at Nestle – R&D Packaging Specialist

Website Nestlé

Job Description:

To support NPTC sustainability packaging ambitions we are currently recruiting for a R&D Packaging Specialist to join the team. You will be working within a multi-disciplinary team, leveraging your expertise to scout for relevant new technologies to support the development and execution of our science and technology roadmaps.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Working in partnership with the markets you will plan, lead and support packaging development projects through the entire life cycle to first product or technology launch whilst effectively acquiring and capturing new packaging knowledge, enabling the realisation of new technologies.
  • Managing project stakeholders, negotiating with key decision makers and leveraging internal and external networks will be essential for your success.
  • Reporting to the Expert Line Manager of Packaging, this is a key specialist role to ensure projects are delivered to the highest standards.

Job Requirements:

  • As this is support our Confectionery factories worldwide there will be a requirement for some ad hoc travel across our UK factories and other countries (estimated time between 5% to 10% in any given year)
  • Have the ability to demonstrate a proven track record in packaging related technology development as well as successful project management (e.g. product launch on time, budget and quality) and strong problem-solving skills.
  • Have the ability to deal with ambiguous and complex problems enabling you to understand and analyse process and technical aspects, then translate complex information into simple concepts, communicating effectively to meet the overall project and business strategies.
  • Have the ability to deal with ambiguous and complex problems to come to positive solutions.
  • Demonstrate outstanding collaboration and communication skills as well as being highly effective in knowledge sharing and building great relationships with stakeholders.

Job Details:

Company: Nestlé

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: York, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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