Função: Operações

Tipo de Emprego: Tempo Integral

Localização: California - El Segundo

País/Região: USA

Director, Technical Packaging- NYX Cosmetics

POSITION PURPOSE:
As Packaging Category Lead, you will lead, recruit, develop and organize a packaging team to effectively manage a technical category. This is a pivotal position. You will be at the forefront of your technical team, interacting with marketing, innovation, various other audiences and management levels. Clearly understand of our global portfolio and have an expertise in the packaging field, to be able to offer a strong/viable technical position, while bringing valuable and
meaningful solutions to the brands we support. The role is expected to be dynamic, engaged at all levels, innovative, able to work in a
fast environment and ready to shape an efficient and modern packaging team.
 
OVERALL BUSINESS ACUMEN & COMMUNICATION
• Strong written and verbal communication skills, able to deal effectively with all levels of a
diverse and global organization and supplier base
• Flexible approach to problem solving and ability to present compelling vision to gather
senior management’s support of the teams ideas
• Experience in technical elements necessary for the development and commercialization of
new products, with an understanding of timing and financial impacts
• Good self-management and organizational skills to manage documentation, materials and
information for rapidly changing priorities
• Curiosity, creativity and out of the box thinking
 
LEADERSHIP
• Ability to recruit, onboard, retain, develop and lead a team of professional engineers that
successfully elevates the attractiveness and visibility of the department
• Clearly communicate and support a team vision and coach the team members to achieve
department goals and objectives
• Partnering and leading effectively across different functions and levels. Establishing strong
relationships built on trust, collaboration, solid technical knowledge and business acumen.
 
TECHNICAL
• Translation of innovation or marketing conceptions, into technically industrialized products
• Full working knowledge of mold functionalities and molding processes
• Solid experience in working with a broad spectrum of materials, the manufacturing,
decorating techniques and functionality of primary, secondary and tertiary packaging
• Able to anticipate and recognize risks, analyze data, identify root causes, draw conclusion
and deliver a solid technical report with viable packaging solutions to enable stakeholders to
make quality decisions
• Knowledge of finished good manufacturing capabilities, supporting necessary line trials and
how the component conception impacts efficiencies of the plant

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
- Bachelors degree in Packaging Engineer or other Engineering discipline
- 10+ years of experience in technical package development, preferably in the CPG industry
- Strong technical knowledge of packaging materials
- Well- developed communication, organizational and influencing skills


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and take pride in a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, medical condition or disability, or any other legally protected status.