Asst Packaging Development Mgr


  • Company:
    Hindustan Unilever Ltd
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    Consumer Durables/FMCG | Manufacturing/Industrial

Skill: suppliers , qa , validation , cqa , quality assurance; Exp: 6-8 years; Asst Packaging Development Mgr ( Job Number 18000GH8 ) Location India-Maharashtra-Mumbai-Mumbai HURC Job Field Research/Development Posting Date Nov-14-2018 End Date Jan-01-2019 Job Type Regular Shift Day Job Job Schedule Full-time Description No matter who you are, or where in the world you are, the chances are that our products are a familiar part of your daily routine. Every day, around the world, people reach for Unilever products. Our brands are trusted everywhere and, by listening to the people who buy them, we’ve grown into one of the world’s most successful consumer goods companies. In fact, 150 million times a day, someone somewhere chooses a Unilever product. Look in your fridge, or on the bathroom shelf, and youre bound to see one of our well-known brands. We create, market and distribute the products that people choose to feed their families and keep themselves and their homes clean and fresh. Job Title Asst. Manager Packaging development Location Mumbai HURC Unilever recognises Packaging as an important part of the product mix. Not only does it fulfil a very important functional role, to contain, protect and inform, but also as the first touchpoint with the consumer, it must engage the consumer, reflecting the brand proposition, and delivering a delightful experience. To ensure the robustness and technical performance of new packaging, before it is placed in the market, involves both design and technical innovation in packaging. Working closely with other Unilever functions as part of a cross-functional team, the Packaging resource will support Packaging Manager with the co-ordination of packaging development projects, and will also lead assigned projects as packaging work stream leader by developing and executing testing plans for primary and secondary packaging, ensuring packaging is fit for purpose compatible with SC, Formulation, Unilever Policy, Consumer and Brand needs and legislation. Testing plans can include laboratory tests (at Unilever, at our convertors, and at 3rd party labs), factory trials, and distribution trials. The jobholder is expected to maximise the use of design tools and deliver projects using Unilever project tools (IPM, Functional Excellence in IPM, 1U Packaging Process). In addition to planning and executing a range of comprehensive technical validation tests, the jobholder is expected to interpret results, prepare reports and communicate results/recommendations to the multifunctional project team to deliver the packaging activities. This position will interface with Global Packaging, Brand Development, Supply Chain, Procurement, Product development Regional and Global, Processing, CTI, CMI, and Packaging Suppliers, to drive consumer focused innovative and optimised packaging solutions. Main Accountabilities Deliver packaging which not only meets the required quality and technical standards, but also delights the consumer and builds brand love, through using Unilevers Packaging Excellence best practices Independently lead and execute projects for SA ensuring FTR OTIF delivery, by closely working with Global Packaging Team, Formulation team, SUIT, CQA, Marketing and suppliers. Explore and Identify VIP projects – lead its execution while ensuring alignment with the Global packaging team and Global packaging agenda on simplification and harmonization Provide early inputs to the Global packaging team – considering the capability, constraints and expectations for SA Liaise with packaging converters and material suppliers in the development of packaging components Manage assigned primary and secondary packaging projects, with minimal guidance, working with Brand Development and the cross-functional project team, ensuring packaging is fit for purpose to meet the packaging brief, and delivered on time, in full Evaluate and qualify packaging components for their project portfolio using both established protocols, and where appropriate, design new ones by closely working with Global Teams Perform technical analysis of new packaging designs and provision of feedback to project teams with respect to design viability; also, identify possible solutions to resolve technical problems, minimizing changes to the design intent To manage good technical data records project data, specifications, test results Where relevant, to deliver, as a member of a cross-functional project team, solutions to agreed projects, on time in full Prepare and develop supplier technical briefs where required, working closely with suppliers To interface with other functions in support of project delivery (e.g. brand development, supply chain, procurement) To manage and deliver agreed work plan To develop and test packaging in accordance with the One Unilever Packaging Process (1UPP) To comply with the Unilever Code of Business Principles and all Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) and Quality Assurance (QA) policies, including the support of product claims, risk management Key Skills Working knowledge and expertise on a range of packaging materials – Flexibles, Rigid, Tube & Paper/paperboard packaging Able to work effectively in multi-disciplinary, multi-cultural teams. Technical specification & supply chain support. Project management experience Adequate knowledge of polymers, molds and decoration techniques are appreciated. Relevant Experience Education – Science or Engineering Degree with Packaging Post graduation. Min. 6 to 8 yrs experience. Working knowledge of Flexibles , Rigid , Tube & Paper/paperboard packaging

Quality Assurance

Degree: 

Experience: 6-8

Function: Quality / Process Control