Senior Global Packaging Specialist (all genders)

Date: Jan 18, 2023

Location: Hamburg, DE

Company: Beiersdorf

At Beiersdorf, we want to help people feel good about their skin – and our commitment goes far beyond caring for skin. For 140 years, we have developed innovative skin and body care products for well-known brands such as NIVEA, Eucerin, La Prairie, Hansaplast, and Labello. We act according to our purpose, WE CARE BEYOND SKIN, and take responsibility for our consumers, our employees, the environment and society.

Behind every brand, every product and every accomplishment are our more than 20,000 employees. It is for them that we live a culture of inclusion, respect and trust that is strongly aligned with our values CARE, COURAGE, SIMPLICITY and TRUST. We embrace diversity by valuing the uniqueness of each individual and being committed to equal opportunities for all.

Your Tasks

The Global Packaging Department is the partner for new, innovative packaging concepts or cost effective soloutions to bring your product ideas to market. We are highly motivated people, located in AmericasAsia-PacificNear-East and Europe with close connection to the local market all over the world.


Find out more about Beiersdorf Global Packaging Development


We support the brands with our Brand Partner Teams and have very high skills in complex Technical Construction and Design. Each of our new innovation projects is highly focused on sustainability and minimized impact on the environment.


  • Representing Global Packaging Development, you'll work together closely with our Marketing, Research and Development, and Supply Chain units on global launch/relaunch projects, developing new packaging systems and optimizing existing solutions with focus on sustainability.
  • You'll leverage your innovative strengths and drive for execution to consistently set new standards for design, functionality, and costs.
  • You'll also put manufacturing and filling processes for existing packaging solutions under the microscope, identifying and pursuing opportunities for optimization (costs, quality, efficiency). 
  • You'll track the market and the competition, too, and will share your findings in your work and with the team.


Your Profile

  • Degree in engineering/packaging
  • Relevant years working in a similar position, ideally with experience in sustainability topics with focus on FMCG
  • A proven track record in project and process management
  • A sure command of moderation and presentation techniques
  • Excellent team working abilities and strong communications skills
  • Fluent English; additional languages are an advantage


At the moment we have 3 open positions for different categories: CREME, FACE CLEANSING, HAIR & BODY CLEANSING. 

We embrace Diversity and Inclusion and are committed to providing equal opportunities to all of our applicants – regardless of race, gender, age, religion and beliefs, sexual orientation and gender identity, disability, cultural, ethnic or national origins. We would therefore kindly ask you to include only information and data in your documents which are relevant for the assessment of your application (e.g. curriculum vitae, salary expectations, relevant references and certificates) and encourage you to upload your CV without a picture.
If you have any questions, please contact our recruiter Christina Czernig in Hamburg every Tuesday between 10 and 12 am via the telephone number T +49 40 4909 6782.

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