Packaging Sustainability Manager

Location Hong Kong
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Angela Tsui
Email email Angela
Reference 2828_1635732206

Packaging Sustainability Manager

My client is 2 renowned EU mass market retailers, who are both looking for sustainable packaging experts.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in delivering a 5 year-roadmap to achieve 2025 targets
  • Research for alternative materials and production process to achieve sustainable targets
  • Provide alternatives to reduce packaging but also ensure quality and safe shipment of consumer goods
    * Enhance recycled material usage in products, packages and shipment cartons
  • Packaging data management and analysis
  • Monitor sustainability KPIs to demonstrate compliance with the sustainability targets for packaging
    * Manage a team which is in charge of recording packaging samples and their component details / classification
    awareness to the Sustainability Goals
    * Ensure sourcing of sustainable packaging materials are at best price
    * Represent, attend and lead in industry forums. Collaborations with stakeholders include building relationships, and gather information
  • Assist packaging department with creation of 'Sustainable Packaging', such as guide and logos
    * Holds Sustainable Packaging Workshops / trainings across the company to raise and urge for

Requirements

  • Expertise in packaging materials, e.g. cellulose and plastic
    * Project management experience
    * Self-motivated, with own initiatives, independent, positive and able to communicate at all levels
    * High degree of work ethics and integrity
    * Good command in English/Mandarin is a must and other languages is a plus
    * Some travel required