Ackermans Careers – Product Technologist

Website Ackermans

Job Description:

To provide technical support by maintaining and enhancing consistent quality of packaging products and processes, in support of the Company’s product strategy. Our ideal candidate will be self-motivated, passionate about performance, solution-driven, creative and will have the high energy level required for this fast-paced, exciting and dynamic retail environment

Job Responsibilities:

  • To amend existing packaging design/artwork in accordance with company standards
  • To maintain, communicate and issue standards and product specifications
  • To accurately assess packaging products against company standards and specifications in accordance with the critical path to ensure consistent compliance across all departments and suppliers
  • To review and provide insights regarding necessary product specification adjustments in accordance with Company strategy

Job Requirements:

  • Sound problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • The ability to communicate business expectations effectively to suppliers and technical information to non-technical audiences
  • Sound planning, organising & time management skills
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
  • Effectively represent the company to external customers, suppliers and stakeholders
  • Excellent command of the English language, verbally and in writing
  • Good conflict management skills
  • Good networking, interpersonal and relationship-building skills

Qualification & Experience:

  • Diploma in Textile Technology OR
  • Bachelor Degree in Consumer Science (with specialisation in Clothing Management), OR
  • Diploma in Packaging Technology from the Institute of Packaging South Africa
  • Grade 12 Certificate/Matric
  • Certificate in Adobe Acrobat, Illustrator + Photoshop or Corel Draw

Job Details:

Company: Ackermans

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: N/A

Job Location: Kuils River, Western Cape, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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