DIRECTOR OF GLOBAL PACKAGING [Los Angeles]

Under the direction of the VP of Brand Design, lead, direct and develop an organization that drives best in class packaging from concept through production release, including packaging development, technology development, design for manufacturing, cost and reliability.

The Director of Global Packaging is responsible for managing a team of global structural packaging engineers and working as a hands-on designer.

Minimum of 15 plus years of packaging experience in the consumer products industry with a BS in Packaging Science or Engineering..

Minimum 10 years hands-on experience with 3D CAD/ ProEngineer/ProSurface/Illustrator experience preferred. Solidworks experience a plus.

Minimum 10 years supervisory experience.

Willing to travel up to 20%.

Have an in-depth understanding of the marketing function and the retail-shopping environment.

Possess a broad knowledge of packaging materials (including but not limited to paper, chip board, corrugated, plastic, foam) and structures for consumer products.

Strong knowledge of and extensive working experience with package manufacturing processes, packaging machinery and rapid prototyping of packages.

Utilize project management skills to manage projects, develop project scopes, budgets, schedules, and communicate associated risks to peers and management. 

Experience working with cross-functional teams managing multiple projects.

To be considered, email your resume and portfolio to: keva@kevadine.com