Packaging Technologist

Technical Focus Pty Ltd t/as Talent Focus

Great opportunity based in Brisbane, we are looking for a Packaging Specialist capable of supporting the business R&D, Manufacturing teams.

  • Packaging Specialist.
  • Support Commercial team
  • End to End Packaging Specialist

This role will be engaged & responsible for developing diverse packaging projects across multiple categories and manufacturing sites within the Group.

Main responsibilities will include but will not be limited to:
  • Managing and delivering packaging technical activities for new product development, renovations, packaging innovations, productivity and sustainability initiatives
  • Ensuring technical feasibility and successful implementation of packaging projects
  • Keeping records, generating reports and updates relating to development projects
  • Developing project timelines for packaging initiatives / activities, communicating risks and mitigation plans 
  • Stakeholder engagement - Marketing, Sales, Operations , NPD team, Procurement, Quality and Suppliers
The successful applicant will have a Tertiary qualification in Food and/or Packaging and you must have at least 5 years' experience in packaging development in either Beverage or Food within FMCG industry with a brand owner and/or with packaging suppliers.

Experience in working with the following materials would be referred ;
  • Rigid plastics
  • Paperboard & Folding Cartons
  • Flexibles
  • Corrugated
  • Pressure Sensitive Labels
if this of interest to you, please reach out to Stephen Ibbotson on + 61 2 9421 5900 or email your resume to