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Packaging Technologist

Job Description

A collective energy and ambition. A place where you can make a real difference.

We’re a company that genuinely cares about our people, our products, our consumers and the environment.

Our unique, informal culture champions courage, determination and collaboration. Knowing we have an open and supportive team means each of us has the freedom to take responsibility and ownership. We have a shared passion to work hard, innovate and push boundaries.

United by the belief that when we strive for growth, anything is possible. While we might not be the largest company in our industry, we believe we can have the biggest impact because: Together We Have the Power to Win.

Do you want to be responsible for the packaging of recognisable household brands? Do you have a deep understanding of Packaging Development?

If the answer is yes - then look no further. Church & Dwight UK Ltd have an exciting opportunity for a Packaging Technologist to join our Research and Development (R&D) team based at our R&D facility in Folkestone, Kent.

Our Packaging Technologists are responsible for product development, regulatory and legislative practices and quality improvement.

Packaging technologists must be able to demonstrate key business acumen by managing project documentation, implementing testing means and providing support cross-functionally on both a departmental basis through to full scale manufacturing production.

This role requires a driven individual who is knowledgeable on the development of packaging and testing variations as well as maintaining current manufacturing techniques for packing consumer projects. The role involves significant project work, so the ideal candidate will have excellent project management skills and flexibility. They will be result driven, with strong communication skills and ability to deliver organisational business goals and objectives.

Our R&D team work closely with both internal, external partners to bring tomorrow’s winning products to market.

In return, we offer a competitive salary with 24 days annual leave, an annual company performance related bonus, health cash plan and highly competitive pension scheme.

For more information on our company, our brands and our culture visit us at http://www.churchdwight.co.uk/

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Research and Development

Innovate, Inspire, Collaborate across functions and Strive to make an impact. All in a day’s work in our R&D employees.

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United Kingdom

With offices in London and Folkestone, Kent, our more than 400 employees enjoy numerous benefits.

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DIVERSITY At Church & Dwight

Church & Dwight strives to create an environment where everyone feels free to bring their authentic self to work every day.

We win when we respect every employee for who they are – regardless of gender, age, race, ethnicity, religion, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other differences. We believe that our employees’ contributions are richer because of their diversity. We aim to be a diverse, inclusive and equitable company and are determined to build a culture where people have the power to win together.

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CULTURE At Church & Dwight

We care - about our people, our products, our consumers and our environment. To honor these priorities, we’ve built our culture around the tenants of courage, determination and team spirit. We’re united by our small company feel and inspired by opportunities to make our mark.

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