Director Packaging Development ANZ
With an outstanding portfolio of brands across biscuit, soup, stock, and juice categories, Campbell Arnott’s is committed to proudly building consumers’ best loved brands. Through our talented employees and teams, we deliver our brand promise; there is no substitute for quality.
We’re looking for an experienced Director Packaging Development with exceptional business partnering, leadership, team development and organisational awareness skills to join our successful R&D team.
Reporting to the Head of R&D – ANZ, you will play a vital role in the development and commercialisation of our new product and product enhancement agenda supplying the expertise from a packaging perspective.
As a key member of the R&D leadership team, you will have the ability to drive relationships with technical and non-technical business partners whilst setting the strategic vision and creating strategic direction for the packaging needs of the business. You will champion sustainability, understanding external technical capabilities and translating this into business opportunities.
You will have a proven track record in building technology roadmaps, identifying key strategic priorities for packaging and leading these within the business along with a strong ability to engage senior stakeholders and decipher technical constraints and opportunities within a business context.
The attributes and skills you will bring to the team also includes:
- Extensive industry experience (preferably within FMCG)
- Degree qualification in Packaging, Food Technology, Engineering or related field
- Expert knowledge of packaging materials, design formats, systems and related logistics processes
- Ability to build trust and engender a collaborative team approach with all partners
- Outstanding demonstrable coaching skills
- Passion for people development
- Experience building talent pipelines
Our love of food and pushing the boundaries is what keeps us at the forefront of our industry. Our people pave the way and our culture is inclusive – you will be part of our family. We pride ourselves on our work/ life balance, our focus on health & wellbeing, our dedication to growing our employees and our fantastic work perks!