Role details

Packaging Technologist - Furniture

Dubai   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Fantastic opportunity to be part of a leading UAE employer
  • Must have experience in packaging for furniture.

About Our Client

Our client a leading UAE company is looking to bring on board their new Packaging Technologist to help drive the business forward.

Job Description

  • Review, check and approve the technical specification of packaging, document it and ensure that the packaging of furniture products meet set requirements and specifications
  • Create / update the existing packaging guideline off furniture products.
  • Identification of packaging supplier across China regions for our product ranges and implements a successful packaging procurement process.
  • Have a process of consumer / internal customer feedback on packaging and action the same
  • Ensure to follow a clear and proper planning / research before initiating the development of any packaging. Need to spend time in visiting competition / market study for packaging development inputs
  • Need to be flexible enough to create variations in structural packaging so that it differentiates the tiers of products we have within a category
  • Liaising with buying, product supplier and packaging Supplier
  • Checking packaging for suitability and testing for performance under various conditions
  • Problem solving on packaging materials, design and production process
  • Documentation on things related to packaging standards, costing, testing results etc.
  • Keeping up-to-date with technological innovations

The Successful Applicant

  • Engineering or Post Graduate in packaging / printing / design courses
  • 8 to 10 years of relevant experience in packaging (for furniture)
  • Expertise on packaging design software's (creative suite package etc.)
  • Depth knowledge on China markets and its supplier base
  • Should be an expert on the packaging procurement.
  • Possess great problem solving skills
  • Knowledge on pre, printing and post printing operations
  • Good team player
  • Excellent communication skills

What's on Offer

Attractive package

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