Packaging Product Coordinator
Location:
Westlake Village , California
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
723710483
This position supports new package development in Marketing.

The Packaging & Product Coordinator is responsible for executing strategies as established by the Package Engineering Director to support new packaging and product management. The primary focus of this role is on color cosmetic product development and sourcing. The coordinator will also support external suppliers and internal development communications that result in robust packaging and product execution for fragrances, skin care, and cosmetics. This individual will need to be skilled at monitoring and communicating project status as well as managing packaging & product maintenance through packaging & product suppliers (TPMs), manufacturing, and quality.

Job Responsibilities:

¿ Partner with packaging & product suppliers and manufacturing to gather specification information and facilitate supplier communications
¿ Coordinate Color Matching for cosmetic package and/or products
¿ Support and Maintain Packaging Documentations and Specification Execution
¿ Route completed documents for approval
¿ Monitor timelines and provide status updates
¿ Facilitate deliveries and shipments of samples for approvals
¿ Assist in COGS execution
¿ Work in a collaborative environment with external and internal partners
¿ Support Item/BOM Maintenance
¿ Monitor quality and package testing updates & communications
¿ Perform other duties or special projects as assigned
¿ Assist in creation of test methods and other package quality guidelines
¿ Gather samples/prototypes for consumer testing and technical evaluations

Skills and Experience:

¿ Bachelor's degree in chemistry, business, financial, math, or engineering discipline or equivalent experience
¿ Knowledge and experience in Consumer Products Industry or Manufacturing, particularly Cosmetics
¿ 1-5 years of experience
¿ Experience in document control preferred
¿ Intuitive thinker / Problem Solver
¿ Great communication skills
¿ Ability to work with multiple departments
¿ Strong team player
¿ Strong attention to detail
¿ Strong project management and time management skills a must
¿ Must be highly PC literate
¿ Strong Microsoft Office Skills a must: Excel, Word, PowerPoint
¿ Spanish Language Skills a PLUS





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