Technical Packaging Professional - Belgium

Beaumont Select



Full job description

Our client, a global pharmaceutical company, is seeking a new technical packaging developer to support the engineering and procurement team in Belgium.

This is an excellent opportunity to combine your technical packaging knowledge and procurement sourcing knowledge into one position to optimise the processes related to the packaging operations and to add value to the company.

Main responsibilities:
  • Support the design and development of new packaging and print technologies, acting as the technology expert
  • Strong supplier engagement, forming strong relationships and solving problems
  • Mitigating risk from both operational and procurement areas
  • Technical experience of packaging or print including quality, colour, specifications etc.
  • Identifying and strategizing business-critical packaging needs
  • Forming new packaging within the manufacturing quality guidelines and awareness of GxPs and packaging processes
  • Lead projects and teams of people within procurement projects
The successful technical packaging engineer/buyer will have the following skills:

  • Experience within mass manufacturing within a similar environment – Pharmaceutical, chemical, food, FMCG etc.
  • Technical understanding of packaging – process, raw materials, compliance etc.
  • Knowledge of GxPs and packaging processes
  • Lead projects and have strong negotiation experience
  • Excellent communication skills; ability to engage with suppliers and customers on a global basis
  • Experience as a procurement or sourcing professional
  • Degree from an engineering or chemical education is preferred
  • Fluent English and other European languages are preferred
  • Knowledge of international markets and suppliers
Location: near Brussels, Belgium
Salary: €58k – €63k + benefits

Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency. Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business
You must create an Indeed account before continuing to the company website to apply