Supply Chain Technical Packaging Leader

We are looking for a?Supply Chain & Technical Packaging Leader to work in Hunt Valley, MD.?

The primary focus of? the Supply Chain Technical Packaging Leader, is to drive all activities concerning the optimization of packaging and packaging processes at our third party manufacturers.
The areas of responsibility and business contributions are mainly on cost savings ($/unit), business service (top line $), process control, sourcing reallocation and manufacturing capacity increase.


???????? Responsible to identify and implement packaging and packaging related changes needed to maintain and improve TPM supply chain results.

??????? Lead troubleshooting to resolve technical issues that affect service (delivery reliability), responsiveness, quality, or business continuity

??????? Lead capacity expansion work as well as monitor tool replacement and validation work

??????? Lead loss analysis to identify cost savings opportunities in the areas of package and process design, as well as work process design

??????? Act in delegation of R&D Packaging on end-to-end accountability for primary and secondary packaging delivery by product formula or pack material change

??????? Contribute to new initiative start-up (risk analysis, plant capability inputs)

??????? Support final industrialization and ramp-up for new initiatives

??????? Lead and deliver the technical packaging work required for material and sourcing changes

??????? Update and maintain technical standards as needed to support changes

??????? Assess new supplier capability and provide technical coaching to TPMs in their delivery of improvement plans

??????? Support BCP (business continuity plan) / Compliance

??????? Support quality improvement & continuous improvement

??????? Participate in TPM monthly meetings and scorecard reviews.

  • Extensive experience (5-10 years+) successfully leading package development work, designing new products and /or optimizing existing packages - preferably in the FMCG industry

  • Profound know how in manufacturing packaging processes like injection molding, blow molding, printing and packaging material characteristics

  • Manufacturing, quality, and supplier management experience is a plus

  • Strong analytical mindset, methodical approach to problem-solvin

  • Operate with discipline as the role will require compliance with a number of Quality Assurance and Technical Packaging procedures, policies and standards

  • Have an eye for detail to ensure specifications are of the highest standard and compliant with company policies and procedures

  • Ensure all project activities are completed on-time and in a quality manner to avoid impact to project delivery timings

  • Have an ability to plan and manage own priorities with limited guidance

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills as the role requires interaction with multiple functions internally and externally

  • Fluent in German and English; any other language skills are an advantage

  • Education: BS or BA

  • Software: SAP, MS Word, Excel, Power Point, MS Project

  • Any experience in the beauty and cosmetics industry is a huge plus!

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