Research and Development Packaging Specialist
Henkel CEE GmbH
NG OY Ibadan
6d ago



At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage.

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  • Manages all packaging development with marketing, purchasing, Production and regional R&D.
  • Coordinate all new packaging project implementation from kick off till product launch and control all related tests.
  • Helps plan the timing of projects to be launched.
  • Coordination with local marketing for the adaptation of regional designs or development of local designs.
  • Compose cost chase ideas and arrange their implementations
  • Implementation of international methods and procedures related to the Henkel R&D area and ensure their proper application.
  • Dimensional and technical validation of new packaging launching in manufacturing at the supplier.
  • Checks BAT labels, Folding boxes, Flexibles aside dimensional (technical part).
  • Approval of New Packaging / raw materials used in the manufacture of packaging.
  • Monitoring the quality of competitors packaging.
  • Ensure proper monitoring of our packaging quality.
  • Compose & define specifications for packaging of new products.
  • Establishes specifications for the different packages.
  • Compose and prepare the specifications of all packing (primary, secondary and transport packaging, palletization, storage conditions...) for new products.
  • Take care of regular update of packaging specifications.
  • Control and take care of the conformity of the specifications with respect to the regulation.
  • Create packaging material IDH's as per the defined workflow.
  • Support Packaging and production BOM creation.
  • Ensure that all new developments are fitting to SC capabilities.
  • Participates in industrial trials, production start-up for new packaging sizes / filling lines.
  • Develops and approves Henkel molds / tools used for packaging production.
  • Attends technical assessment of existing and new suppliers, to check their capability to supply Henkel with the needed quality and quantities.
  • Provides technical assistance to develop and improve packaging suppliers / toll manufacturers.
  • Technical support to assist and solve production complaints related packaging / machinery issues.
  • Coordinate technical support to purchasing during RFQ & Supplier price negotiations.
  • Sample preparation, with the support of Production, for necessary tests (HUT, stability, compatibility).
  • Analyses and solves the packaging related complaints.
  • Attends and participates in the implementation of standards requirements (ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001, )

  • A Bachelor's degree in a Science background is required.
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in an FMCG.
  • Must have Packaging experience.
  • MS Office Knowledge.
  • Excellent communication skills.
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