Listed October 21st 2020
Melbourne, Vic

Packaging Technologist – 12 month contract

As the Packaging Technologist you will work with our commercial and supply chain teams to develop and deliver innovative packaging solutions across our non-alcohol portfolio, from concept through to delivery.

Key responsibilities

  • Develop structured plans for packaging development associated with NPD projects
  • Provide technical support to production and quality teams where required
  • Liaise with suppliers to deliver innovate packaging solutions
  • Management of master data and bill of materials
  • Work collaboratively with marketing and procurement on value optimisation projects
  • Lead factory trials and post trials to ensure accurate specifications are met
  • Identify improvement opportunities within our packaging development processes and work with the broader team to find solutions

About You

  • Prior experience in a similar role within an FMCG environment
  • Degree qualifications in Science, Engineering or a related discipline.
  • Sound understanding of packaging technologies
  • Proven experience managing NPD projects
  • High attention to detail and methodical in their approach
  • Strong communication & stakeholder engagement skills

Why Asahi Beverages?

Asahi Beverages is one of the leading beverage companies in Australia and New Zealand with a rich and varied history. Comprising some of Australia and New Zealand’s most loved brands, the company’s Regional Hub is based in Melbourne with four Business Divisions – Asahi Premium Beverages, Asahi Lifestyle Beverages (formerly Schweppes Australia) and Carlton & United Breweries (CUB) in Australia; and Asahi Beverages NZ and The Better Drinks Co. in New Zealand. There’s always a great deal going on and opportunities abound for those ready to take them!


Applications close: 05 Nov 2020 AUS Eastern Daylight Time