Vacancy

Product Manager Packaging & Industrials


Innovia Films is a leading global manufacturer of Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) films, supplying highly differentiated speciality products into the packaging, labels, tobacco overwrap and securities markets.

We are looking to appoint a Product Manager for our Packaging business. This position is based in Wigton, Cumbria and will have responsibility for our existing Packaging Film portfolio plus the development of new films into the Packaging arena produced in Wigton, UK, Merelbeke, Belgium and Plock, Poland. Driving our sustainability strategy will inevitably form a key part of the role.

The successful candidate will be part of the broader European Sales and Marketing Team but will act as an important link between Sales, R&D and Production. Interaction with customers and our own Sales Team to facilitate future sales, particularly of new products will be central to the role.

You will be a dynamic, self-motivated individual with a scientific or engineering background.

Other important attributes include:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the film/packaging industry in a technical or production role
  • Educated to Degree level or equivalent
  • Commercially aware
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Willingness and ability to travel
  • Enthusiastic and positive, displaying a drive and commitment to succeed and be able to build strong working relationships both inside and outside the organisation
Applicants should in the first instance send their cv and cover letter to Alison Walker, HR Manager Innovia Films, Wigton Cumbria CA7 9BG or email hr.admin@innoviafilms.com. Those applicants selected for interview will be asked to complete a Company application form.

General Application Form

Equal Opportunities Form

Closing date :  30th November 2021