Job Description:

  • Understand that the first consumer experience is the package. Represent the culture and DNA of the brand or business segment being managed. Package Concept Feasibility
  • Drive innovation by presenting new packaging concepts, technologies and delivery systems to support new Marketing, Product Development and Design ideas.
  • Search new applicable technologies both within and outside our industry in order to continuously evaluate best practice and support product innovation.
  • Provide comprehensive feasibility of each concept or package that defines function, manufacturability, component cost, tooling estimates, preliminary development lead time, risk and global consistency.

Project Management

  • Support the Strategic Management Initiative by managing all aspects of the development process.
  • Package Feasibility.
  • Packaging outline development.
  • Component/ Package costing specifications and technical profiles.
  • Supplier recommendation /selection.
  • Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (Pre-Design Turnover and Post Business Award).
  • Suggest tooling strategy to support both preliminary forecast and weekly rate of production requirements.
  • Build value analysis into every new development ensuring the construction and design provides the most cost effective way to achieve design criteria but also provide the best function and quality.
  • Manage projects through Technical Packaging to ensure design and construction meets all Estee Lauder engineering requirements.
  • Develop and implement package test plans for all projects.
  • Work with Manufacturing and Quality Engineering to define specifications, design criteria and defect ranges to ensure optimal process flow from manufacture of components through filling and assembly.
  • Develop package specifications and validate that technical drawings clearly identify all aspects required to define the package.
  • Ensure all projects are completed and meet the intended design, quality, cost, functionality, and manufacturability objectives.
  • Ensure component production and filling/assembly are operating efficiently at optimal rate of production.
  • Ensure that packages/components meet the needs of the Brand, corporation, Regulatory and Environmental Legislation, and consumer safety.
  • Keep informed through colleagues, vendors, journals, professional affiliations, and seminars of new materials, processes, and procedures.

Timeline Management

  • Develop detailed component timelines including all package development tasks and manage them.
  • Support Global Brand Supply Chain (GBSC) and Global Supplier Relations (GSR) with package development schedules and identify risks or ways to mitigate risks to support a component availability requirement.
  • Identify and inform GBSC and GSR of any risks and or delays during the course of development.
  • Establish workload priorities to ensure all projects are managed within expected due dates.

Direct and Indirect Management

  • Manage direct reports ensuring they are provided the necessary support and tools to succeed on the assigned task or project.
  • Communicate and work closely with all development groups including Marketing, Product Development, R&D and Design.
  • Work with Package Operations to generate outlines efficiently and process artwork correctly and effectively.
  • Work with GBSC and GSR to manage specific project development and provide detail analysis on risk when required.
  • Build and cultivate relationships with Global Manufacturing and Manufacturing Engineering.

Short Info

  • Posted: 186 day ago
  • Job poster: admin
  • Industry: Engineering
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  • Job function: Engineering

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