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:

Morgan Ryder - Executive Search (click here)

  • 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 Advisor

    HR Advisor Luton To £30k + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Our client is looking for an experienced HR Advisor to join their successful team in the Luton area. This is a fantastic opportunity to not only develop your career with clear succession planning in place but also, to work for a Global Manufacturer. The HR Advisor will report into the HR Manager. The role will include a variety of roles and responsibilities including but not limited to the following: Management of investigations and disciplinary hearings End to end recruitment Handling full spectrum of HR Generalist & Payroll queries from employees (Payroll experience not needed). Provide advice and guidance to managers on transactiona...

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    Luton, Bedfordshire
    £29000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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  • Stores Coordinator

    Stores Coordinator Are you an experienced stores person looking for a progressive step into a global organisation? Do you have the experience and knowledge to take over all responsibility for all stock maintenance on a fast-paced manufacturing site? Are you organised, methodical, with man management experience with the experience to head up a small team? A unique and exciting opportunity has recently arisen with my client based in the Milton Keynes area to become part of an established manufacturing business who are number 1 globally in the mas production of none flexible packaging of its sort. The role includes some minor Buying responsibilities but does not require experience of this so...

    Job Type:
    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
    £32000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
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  • HR Advisor

    HR Advisor Bury To £30k + Excellent Benefits Our client is looking for an experienced HR Advisor to join their successful team in the Bury area. The HR Advisor will report in to the HR Manager. The role will include a variety of roles and responsibilities including but not limited to the following: Support the HR Manager with delivery of the HR strategy, through successful operational HR Management Induction - Managing employee induction process, ensuring it is up to date and aligned to our values and covers all depots Recruitment & Selection - working with Line Managers to support on writing Job Descriptions; internal and external advertising and circulation of vacancies; sourcing effect...

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    Bury, Greater Manchester
    £26000 - £30000 per annum
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  • Senior HR Business Partner 12 MTHS FTC

    Senior HR Business Partner 12MTHS FTC Liverpool Circa £50,000 plus other benefits A highly successful quality service provider now seeks to a recruit a Senior UK HR Business Partner on a 12 months fixed term contract. This company has sites across Europe and are amongst the industries leaders within their field. As the leader in their industry, they have become a sort after company to work for due to their 'customers come first' attitude. The Senior HR Business Partner will report directly into the HR Director and be amongst a talented team of five with two direct reports. As the Senior HR Business Partner your responsibilities will include: To support the HRD to achieve the HR Strategy P...

    Job Type:
    Liverpool, Merseyside
    £49000 - £50000 per annum + Associated Benefits
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  • Electrical Maintenance Engineer

    Electrical Maintenance Engineer (Holiday and sickness cover 12 Month Contract) 80 days guaranteed work through 2018 + being on call 12-hour shifts £30 per hour for days, £35 per hour for nights Warrington My client a global force in the plastics industry are seeking a Multi skilled maintenance engineer (MUST be electrically biased, 70/30-80/20) to act as their sickness and holiday cover through 2018. My client is a 1st Tier supplier to Jaguar Landrover. You will cover the sickness and holidays of my clients Electrical Maintenance Engineers in their immaculate brand new site. You will be involved in the reactive and planned preventative maintenance of brand new state of the art heavy machi...

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    Merseyside, England
    £30 - £35 per hour
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