Packaging Specialist Sofia - Bulgaria

FICOSOTA offers great development opportunities for a highly motivated professional who wants to join our exciting working environment in a fast-growing company with leading market positions.

Role overview

  • Operational responsibilities for execution and tracking the process of receiving and testing new packaging materials
  • Research and development of alternative printing and packaging materials, depending on the new trends in the market and company needs.
  • Responsible for setting up the print and packaging material’s quality.
  • Assisting in case of technical problems with the packaging materials.
  • Active participation with ideas for developing new packages jointly with other departments.
  • Updates information on package, delivery, and logistic information of the products.
  • Working on a regular base for optimizing the quality, technology, and the cost of printing and auxiliary materials.
  • Knowledge in detail of the characteristics and properties of the used materials during the production of flexible packages, raw materials
  • Knowledge and comparative analysis of major competing product packaging.
  • Prepress of packaging and print materials:
       - Responsible for the sizes, requisite data, and colors, mandatory for the package.
       - Checking if the printing files are correct, delivered by advertising and design agencies, and in case of another agreement, prepare the files for printing;
       - Prepares color proofs of the printing files;
       - Attends during the first print of the new packages and current packages in case of new deliverers. Make sure that the packaging meets all requirements.

The role will be a perfect match for you if you have:

  • Expert level of working with graphic software (Adobe Creative – Illustrator, Photoshop)
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office Package (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Work experience in packaging, prepress files, or similar
  • Work experience in manufacturing and packaging machinery
  • Excellent knowledge of English
  • Education in Polygraphy, Construction, Industrial Design, and Engineering Education will be considered as an advantage


  • Driver’s license
  • Responsibility for the quality of the working tasks and keeping deadlines
  • Self-initiative
  • Desire for learning and developing knowledge in different areas
  • Ability to self-prioritizing and organize current tasks
  • Objectivity and self-reasoning.
  • Good analytical skills
  • Effective Communication
  • Team player

What we can offer you:

  • To be part of a great team, where the atmosphere is positive, ambitious, and motivating
  • Attractive package, adequate to your efforts and achievements


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