Packaging Coordinator – FMCG (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
Full Time
  • Permanent Role With High Profile Food Manufacturer
  • Rare Opportunity to Progress your Career in FMCG
  • Personal Growth and Competitive Salary on Offer



Our client is a well-known and highly respected Food Manufacturer. They are part of a global, diversified international group employing over 100,000 employees worldwide. With clarity on future direction and clearly defined values, our client is one of Australia’s and New Zealand’s largest food manufacturers.



The Packaging Coordinator role is based in Regional Victoria and reports to the Packaging Manager. Some of the duties associated with this role include:

  • Oversee transfer of boxes from current to new vendors as needed
  • Supply packaging spec brief to Marketing for new graphics
  • Determine and manage all technical requirements that need to be incorporated into new/updated graphics including concept art approval process between Marketing, designer & printer/prepress
  • Arrange and manage production trials
  • Maintain packaging material specifications for assigned project work
  • Generate SAP master data requests for packaging material codes, finished goods codes and new and changed BOMs
  • Create GTIN barcodes for inner and outer packaging materials and obtain GS1 barcode verifications as required



To be successful in your application you will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Bachelor degree or Diploma in Packaging, Engineering, Science, Manufacturing or other related discipline
  • Experience in a packaging development role
  • Project management skills
  • Working knowledge of Excel & Word
  • Self-motivated & ability to meet deadlines
  • Structured approach to problem solving
  • Working knowledge of ERP systems (preferably SAP)
  • Experience with CAPE Pack (palletisation) well regarded
  • High level computer literacy, good time management and organisation skills are a must
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and cross functional communication skills are essential for this role



To have a confidential discussion about this role, please call our team on 03 9516 0100 during office hours; or after hours, Peter on 0413 602 758; Helen on 0438 620 434. To apply, please click the “Apply Now” button below and send your resume with a covering letter addressing the above criteria to CS Executive Group.



We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this role. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of applications we receive daily, we cannot contact all candidates. Please note, if you are not contacted within three weeks, you are not successful on this occasion.