Packaging Design & Manufacture

The UK employs some 85,000 people (representing 3% of the UK manufacturing workforce) and has sales in excess of £11 Billion. Its productivity is more than double that of all industries’ average performance and it is a world leader in product innovation and manufacturing technology.  Globally, the industry is valued at over $900bn.

Our Recruitment Consultants are structured to reflect a typical organisation in this sector and are dedicated to the following disciplines:

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  • Managing Director/ C.E.O
  • Operations Director / C.O.O
  • Technical Director / C.T.O
  • Finance Director / C.F.O
  • Commercial Director 
  • Engineering Director
  • Supply Chain / Procurement Director
  • Quality Director
  • Human Resource Director 

Production / Assembly Operations

  • Plant Director / Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Manufacturing Manager
  • Assembly Manager
  • Production Manager
  • Machine Shop Manager
  • Shift Operations Manager
  • Team Leader


  • Engineering Design Manager
  • Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Electrical Design Engineer
  • Product Design
  • CAD Operator
  • Technical Author
  • Development Engineer
  • Applications Engineer

Plant Engineering

  • Head of Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering Manager
  • Maintenance Manager
  • Process / Production Engineer (PFMEA, DMAIC)
  • New Product Introduction (NPI)
  • Continuous Improvement 
  • Lean / Six Sigma - to Master Black Belt
  • Project Manager / Engineer - MS Project | Prince 2
  • Maintenance Engineering (Mech, E,C&I)

Supply Chain & Procurement

  • Purchasing Manager / Buyer (Operational & Strategic)
  • Category & Commodity Manager / Buyer
  • Planning Manager / Planner (production, materials, transport)
  • Logistics Manager
  • Warehouse Manager / Shift Management 
  • Transport & Distribution Management
  • Import/Export Operations 
  • Supply Chain Analyst

  • Quality, Safety, Health & Environmental (QSHE)
  • Plant Quality Manager / Engineer
  • Supplier Quality Manager / Engineer
  • Containment & Investigation
  • N.D.T (Test & Inspection)
  • Quality Assurance & Audit 
  • Health & Safety Manager / Officer
  • Environmental Manager / Officer

Sales & Commercial

  • Programme Director / Manager
  • Commercial Manager
  • Bid & Tender Manager
  • Account Manager
  • International, National & Regional Sales
  • Technical Sales Engineering
  • Internal Sales / Customer Services

Finance / Clerical 

  • Financial Controller
  • Management Accountant
  • Purchase Ledger
  • Sales Ledger
  • Credit Control
  • Payroll & Administration

Human Resources

  • Human Resources Director
  • Human Resources Manager
  • HR Business Partner
  • Human Resources Officer
  • HR Administration
  • Training

Information Technology

  • I.T Manager
  • Technical Support
  • Programme Manager
  • Software Developer 

  • HR Business Partner

    HR Business Partner Manufacturing £30,000 to £40,000 DOE Warrington Must be French speaking An excellent opportunity has arisen for a French speaking HR Business Partner to join a global manufacturing business group at their site in Merseyside with European travel. They employ over 300 people across the group and further growth is predicted. They have an exceptional reputation within their market and this is a fantastic opportunity for a HR professional who strives to build their career within a European HR role. The role of the HR Business Partner will be: Full HR Generalist responsibilities Employee administration Time and attendance management Payroll/Pension interface Headcount Analys...

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    Warrington, Cheshire
    £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
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    Technical Sales Manager Salary: Up to £42,000 DOE + annual bonus Realistic 1st year OTE £48,000 plus fully expensed company car choice, 5% pension, laptop, life insurance Territory: Northampton Home based Globally positioned, well established and highly profitable, my client is one of the largest and most well-respected suppliers of engineering products and services across multiple industry sectors. They have a superb reputation for providing quality engineering products. We are looking to interview dynamic tenacious sales managers who are looking to establish a career within a market leading organisation. The Role Based from home travelling to meet existing and potential customers across...

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    Northamptonshire, England
    £40000 - £42000 per annum
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  • HR Advisor

    HR Advisor Salary negotiable Permanent Blackpool My client, a market leading manufacturer, working in three specialist market sectors, is looking to on-board a HR Advisor for a permanent opportunity. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to assist a superb HR Manager in a fully generalist role but also take the lead in internal recruitment responsibilities. If you are looking for challenge in a fast-paced environment, within a global organisation, then look no further and apply for this role. The HR Advisor will report into the HR Manager on a day to day basis. The role will include a variety of roles and responsibilities including but not limited to the following: Recruitment and O...

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    Blackpool, Lancashire
    Salary Negotiable
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  • Export Administrator

    EXPORT ADMINISTRATOR Office Based: Burnley Basic salary £20K-£24K DOE, plus pension, 24 Days holiday 9- 5 Monday to Friday We have a fantastic opportunity for an Export Administrator to join one of the largest, long established manufacturing companies in Europe. With several decades of heritage, their brands are the most recognisable in the market. They are continually looking forward to find new opportunities for growth. They supply a broad range of commercial contractors, architects and specifiers and their products are used in many markets. Reporting to the Customer Service Manager as an Export Administrator your duties will include but will not be limited to: Liaison with manufacturin...

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    Burnley, Lancashire
    £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
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  • HR Advisor (Multi Site)

    HR Advisor Full Time To £34,000 plus Car Allowance Benefits include potential bonus and pension 6-month Fixed term contract Warwick and Solihull I am representing a fantastic client who are in need of two HR Advisor's to deliver a professional HR advisory service to designated contracts and support functions and work as part of a proactive, innovative and responsive HR team to provide pragmatic, creative and business focused HR solutions and recommendations. You will assist the HR Director and HR Business Partner in delivering strategic HR objectives. Role and Responsibilities You will provide a dedicated HR Advisory service to specific contracts, in line with the HR Charter You will supp...

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    Warwick, Warwickshire
    Up to £34000.00 per annum + car allowance
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