Job Location: Parsippany, N.J.
Ferrero is anything but ordinary!
Ferrero is a global company that is privately owned by the Ferrero family. The company has grown from the small Italian confectionary shop in Alba, Italy to become the third largest confectionary manufacturer in the world, producing famous market-leading brands such as Nutella, Tic Tac, Ferrero Rocher, and Kinder Joy.
With new innovations and exciting expansions plans in place, there has never been a better time to join the Ferrero Group and be extraordinary with us!
The Graphic Chain Specialist will be responsible for ensuring graphic quality standardization and cost reduction. They will also be responsible for managing Ferrero's existing suppliers and introducing new suppliers, structural market scouting, and benchmarking. This position will sit in our Parsippany, N.J. office.
Coordinating artwork and repro process;
Final technical checking of print file before dispatching to the packaging printers;
Training packaging suppliers of brand guidelines for constant printability, Color Glossary, Color Book Guide
Solving of technical printing problems in collaboration with our Marketing department, repro agencies, and the packaging printers;
Processing of claims in collaboration with our quality dept., Marketing and the packaging printers
Attending press approvals North America-wide;
Attending pre-artwork meetings in collaboration with Marketing, repro agencies and design agencies;
Supporting other Ferrero factories abroad in terms of bigger packaging projects (e.g. launch or re-launch of a brand);
Ensure all program requirements/standards regarding quality and food safety are implemented, practiced and maintained
Who we are looking for:
At least 4 years of related experience
Knowledge of SAP
Knowledge of Microsoft Programs
Knowledge of packaging design
Certified technician in printing technology or print media operator
Experience in printing industry; preferably in packaging
Knowledge of offset (litho), rotogravure and flexo printing as well as finishing knowledge
Knowledge of production process including phases, cycles, production models
Knowledge of packaging machinery
Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
Ability to project management
Strong math skills
Ferrero N.A. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
Nearest Major Market: New York City
Nearest Secondary Market: Newark