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 


    TECHNICAL SALES - ELECTRICAL £40K Basic + 25 Days holiday, Pension, fantastic career prospects Location: Leicester - Monday - Thursday 8am-5pm Friday 8am- 1pm Due to Internal Promotion we are looking to recruit an Technical Sales Manager to sell electrical engineering products into automation, marine, rail markets. Working for a global manufacturing business, my client partners with businesses who are within large and growing industrial markets. Committed to investment, personal development and further learning we are looking for individuals who are looking for the opportunity to establish themselves within a career. The Role Overseeing a small internal sales team Selling electrical produ...

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    Leicestershire, England
    Up to £40000 per annum
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    Applications Engineer -Hydraulics £42k basic + 20% BONUS + PENSION + GENEROUS HOLIDAY ALLOWANCE + FULLY EXPENSED COMPANY CAR CHOICE Midlands based We are exclusively representing a global manufacturing firm who now have brand new opportunity for a Applications Engineer to join the company. The company is a world leader in the manufacture of Hydraulic products for a wide range of industry sectors, products include hydraulic valves, pumps and motors. Boasting a group turnover of approximately $8 billion, the group employs more than 30,000 people throughout six continents and for over a century have been committed to delivering the very best level of service to their growing, loyal customer ...

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    Birmingham, West Midlands
    £35000 - £42000 per annum
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  • Sales Office Manager

    Sales Office Manager £30,000 basic, Excellent Benefits including pension and free parking Monday - Friday Office Based: Wrexham Established entrepreneurial automotive manufacturer is looking to appoint a tenacious Sales Office Manager to take the company into the next stage of their development. This is an exciting opportunity that will be built around your skills and your ideas. The Role This is a key role providing leadership and management to a team of 6. Key Responsibilities Reporting to the Sales Director, direct management of a team of 6 people: customer service, sales, administration and designers Order processing Organising shipments and dispatch notes Checking stock availability ...

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    Wrexham, Wales
    Up to £30000 per annum
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  • Business Development Manager

    Business Development Manager (Remote) Facilities Management or Engineering services background IS A MUST Basic up to £70,000 per annum, Bonus, Company Car or Allowance, Pension, Life Assurance & Bupa My client is a leading industrial services specialist. They offer a variety of services to a number of industries across the UK and due to expansion and growth into new markets, they are now looking to recruit a sharp and dynamic Business Development Manager. Responsible for growing the business through the identification and management of both existing and new business opportunities. Directly reporting to the UK Sales & Business Development Director your duties will include: Day to Day role ...

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    up to £70,000 - Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Pension
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  • Customer Service

    CUSTOMER SERVICE Office based- Hertfordshire Salary up to: £20K plus pension, free parking and generous holiday allowance, Well regarded profitable industrial product manufacturer is looking to expand and invest in their internal sales team. Long established this multi-million pound global company are renowned for providing technically advanced products into a diverse range of industry sectors, including but not limited to: food, beverage, packaging. Proud to boast the highest staff retention rates in the local area, the successful candidate will join an experienced team and will benefit from working within a lively/energetic office culture. Based in a modern purpose-built office the role...

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    Hertfordshire, England
    £19000 - £20000 per annum
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