Staff Packaging Engineer - Baby Care

  • Company: Johnson & Johnson
  • Location: New Jersey, United States
  • Posted: December 02, 2016
  • Reference ID: 0628161117-en-us

Johnson & Johnson Consumer products Company is recruiting for a Staff Packaging Engineer for their Skillman, New Jersey location.

Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies touches more than a billion people’s lives each day through our health care products and services, our corporate giving, and the volunteer efforts of our employees. The Johnson & Johnson Group of Consumer Companies develop and market beloved brands that address the needs of consumers and health care professionals worldwide. Our portfolio ranges across several distinct business units: Baby Care, Oral Care, Compromised Skin Care, Beauty, Feminine Care, and Over-The-Counter (OTC) products.
  • Global Franchise Packaging assists our Business leaders in the creation and co-development of innovation strategies, platforms and pipeline of new products, which are tied to Global Consumer Franchise strategies
  • They are the voice of packaging in the Global Franchise Organization and they will navigate the Global Packaging organization to provide quality-packaging solutions to the business.
  • The Global Franchise Packaging Manager will be responsible for driving and implementing short and long-term package innovation strategy to achieve the business objectives of the baby category for new product launches. This leader will deliver innovative package solution and develop package platforms and menus of options to provide differentiated packaging that provides value to consumer and are sustainable, affordable and price tier-relevant when necessary.
  • The position requires managing all the aspects of packaging development activities, such as overseeing critical projects, implementing roles and responsibilities within the team and executing global strategy at the regional level.
  • This level position supervises subordinate positions that require highly proficient technical skill on site or remotely.
  • Working experience in a Cross Functional, fast-paced environment is required and we are looking for a highly motivated individual.
  • The primary objectives of this position are: Partner with Marketing, R&D and Design leaders to understand category strategy, proactively develop the packaging strategy and challenge team and self to deliver innovative package solutions. Deliver EMEA packaging pipeline for the category in partnership with the regional packaging leaders
  • Work with R & D to identify appropriate package performance requirements and consumer testing and assess formula compatibility.
  • Plan and direct complex technical projects. Identify opportunities to further improve quality, cost and speed for new product development, and reduce complexity of the packaging portfolio.
  • Develop process to manage package innovation ideas from concept to commercialization, including. Keeping current on new industry developments and technologies. Connecting with internal and external partners to identify new packaging concepts and solutions. Leading and coordinating innovation workshops with suppliers.
  • Integrate with Global Sourcing and partner with suppliers to identify innovative packages and solutions; develop supplier network and promote global mindset and seek more efficient regional execution.
  • Seek out, identify and develop new sustainable packaging initiatives
    Effectively manage key internal and external business partner relationships to support Consumer Packaging’s success.

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Science and a minimum of 7 years of industry experience is required.
  • Mechanical or package engineering degree) or a related field is preferred..
    A minimum 4 years of Consumer Package Development experience required.
  • Experience in people/line management is preferred.
  • Technical leadership is required.
  • It will be preferred to have leadership to understand complexity of matrix organization and influence others globally.
  • Specific packaging development experience in FDA-Cosmetic industry at a brand owner or supplier level is highly desired.
  • Package Development in Supply Management, Testing validation, Design and Development, Launch Support, are required.   
  • Packaging material and conversion along with  Strong innovation skills are prefer.
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Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Skillman
J & J Consumer Inc. (6101)
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