Packaging Specialist Sofia - Bulgaria

Packaging Specialist @ Ficosota


We are looking for someone who can apply strong and well-working practices in the processes of an already established business environment. You will follow fully compliant procedures, create solutions and come up with ideas when needed about the things concerning the Packaging department in of our Production Business Units.


Duties and responsibilities:

  • Research and development of alternative printing and packaging materials, depending on the new trends at the market and company needs
  • Operational responsibilities for execution and tracking the process of receiving and testing new packaging & palletization materials
  • Responsible for the packaging materials’ quality
  • Assisting in case of technical problems with the packaging materials
  • Active participation with ideas for developing new packages jointly with other departments
  • Updating service information on the packages, technical specifications and logistic information of the products
  • Working on regular base for optimizing the quality, technology and the cost of printing and auxiliary materials
  • Knowing in details the characteristics and properties of the used materials during production of flexible packages, raw materials
  • Knowledge and comparative analysis of major competing products
  • Prepress of packaging and print materials:
    • Responsible for the sizes, requisite data and colors, mandatory for the package
    • Checks if the printing files are correct, delivered by advertising and design agencies, and in case of another agreement, prepares the files for printing
    • Prepares color proofs of the printing files
    • Attends the first print of the new packages and current packages in case of new deliverers. Makes sure that the packaging meets all requirements.


Key Requirements:


  • Education: Master’s degree in Technical and/or Economic science
  • Excellent knowledge of English
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft office Package (Excel and Word)
  • Practical knowledge of the different print technologies
  • Knowledge in the specifics of flexographic printing is an advantage
  • At least one-year experience in preparation for print of photographic images
  • Expert level of working with graphic software (Adobe Creative suit)
  • Driving license


Personal qualities:

  • Takes responsibility for the quality of work and keeps deadlines
  • Self-initiative
  • Desire for learning and developing knowledge in different areas
  • Ability for self-prioritizing and organizing current tasks
  • Objectivity and self-reasoning
  • Good analytical skills
  • Effective Communication
  • Team player


We offer you:

  • Great opportunities for learning and development
  • Work together and learn from people with different business background from around the world
  • Be a part of a young, ambitious, modern & fast-paced organization
  • Competitive rewards
  • Additional social benefit program
  • Flexible working hours and great working space


*Bear in mind that we give feedback only to shortlisted candidates invited for tests and interviews.