Senior Packaging Specialist

Listed March 7th 2024
Clayton, VIC
Full Time – Fixed Term


  • Full time 12 Month Mat Leave role based in Innovation Centre, Clayton (EFT Flex negotiable)
  • New role with excellent exposure across multiple areas of Business and external suppliers
  • A great opportunity

About the Role

We have a great opportunity for a Senior Packaging Specialist to join our Packaging, Quality and Sustainability team based within our Innovation Centre in Clayton.

This exciting new role will see you help develop innovative and sustainable packaging solutions for the Decorative business working closely with a wider range of stakeholders including Marketing, Procurement, Operations, and our Stores Networks. You will keep abreast of global developments in packaging as well as ensure high levels of quality and supply chain continuity are maintained. This role also supports the delivery of our DGL / Decorative sustainability goals.

DuluxGroup is proudly an equal opportunity employer. Talent is our only criteria. Let us know by emailing Duluxcareers@duluxgroup.com.au if you require any adjustments to the recruitment process so we can support you to present your best self.


  • Identification and technical execution of new packaging opportunities in alignment with NPD deliverables
  • Oversight of packaging quality and regulatory compliance
  • Packaging testing including factory and customer/ consumer acceptance trials.
  • Support delivery of sustainability deliverables in alignment with the DGL / Decorative Sustainability strategy
  • Compliance with all Safety and Sustainability requirements

What you will bring and develop

Alongside your packaging experience, you will bring clear and professional communication skills, a passion for learning and continuous improvement and a commitment to quality. As a great team player, you’ll be able to self-manage and work collaboratively with your internal and external stakeholders in a fast-paced environment.

Skills & Experience

  • Degree/Advanced degree in Science or Engineering
  • Packaging
  • Any previous LCA experience will be highly regarded.
  • Complex problem-solving skills: ability to clearly identify root cause and implement solutions.
  • Strong communication, influencing and networking skills.
  • Drive & passion for innovation

Why DuluxGroup? 

As a member of our team, you’ll unleash your potential, grow, achieve and thrive with us.

We offer a fast-paced work environment that values collaboration, rewards high-performance, and inspires innovation.

But it’s not just about the work – it’s also about the people.

At DuluxGroup, we foster a culture of inclusion, diversity, and flexibility. We care about your wellbeing, and we prioritise your safety in everything we do. You’ll work alongside people who value your unique perspectives and contributions.

If you’re ready to join a compassionate and collaborative workplace, your opportunity starts here.


  • Opportunities to work flexibly at all stages of your career
  • Enjoy comprehensive, holistic health and well-being support, including our Wellbeing Hub and full EAP support
  • Let us cover the gap for you, employees with private health insurance extras cover can claim up to $1000 out of pocket gap costs annually
  • Give back to the communities in which we live and work, with our “Community Action Day” and other programs
  • Market leading Learning and Development initiatives and genuine career pathways to accelerate your growth
  • 20 weeks paid parental leave (primary carers) and 2 weeks paid partner leave available from the first day you start working with us.
  • Feel truly valued through our employee recognition programs
  • Enjoy generous discounts on DuluxGroup products and through our corporate partnerships

Realising your full potential starts here 

At DuluxGroup, we believe in the power to ‘Imagine a better place’, and we want you to be a part of it!

You’ll work with iconic, trusted household brands with a 100+ year history, have the stability of working for a global company and your work will have a real impact. Join us and be part of our growth trajectory as we continue to expand our business globally and innovate in our industry.

DuluxGroup is made up of six main business areas comprising of 50 well recognised brands, this opportunity sits within our Dulux Paints and Coatings business. Dulux Paints and Coatings is Australia’s leading marketer and manufacturer of premium branded decorative paints, woodcare coatings and texture coatings.



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