Senior Manager (Packaging & Engineering)

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Packaging
  3. Netherlands
North Holland, Netherlands
Posting date: 16 Jan 2024

Proclinical are partnering with a mid-sized pharmaceutical organisation who are recruiting for an individual to join their team. This role is on a permanent basis and is located in North Holland. The opening position currently available is for a Senior Manager (Packaging & Engineering).


  • Serve as an SME, handling approval procedures and assist on multiple regulatory or quality queries for these specifications.
  • The ideal candidate will assist and arrange package brand design development, proposal mock ups, commercial artworks, studio set-ups, TT projects, etc.
  • Arrange with CMOs on feasibility tests and assist with validation when it comes to printing and packaging line set-ups.
  • You will assume responsibility for printed codes specifications and print quality needs upkeep such as ISO grading, coding contrasts specs, etc.
  • Accountable for guaranteeing that keylines are confirmed and available in the correct format and printing needs are set and concise.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to a degree level in a life science/engineering field or similar.
  • Fluency in the English language.
  • Communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Knowledge of packaging technology and engineering.
  • Familiarity working in a packaging and engineering setting for the commercial products, ideally in a pharmaceutical organisation.
  • Acquaintance with guiding projects/project management, ideally technology transfers.
  • Prior involvement with regulatory needs and artworks would be advantageous.
  • Capable of working and conversing with others both internally and externally.
  • Project management experience within a matrix setting.
  • Familiarity within packaging specification and traceability of pharmaceutical products.
  • Able to challenge the status quo with a view to continuous improvements.
  • A results-oriented individual with high energy and motivation to accomplish the final goals/outcomes.
  • Works well independently with the ability to prioritise work to accomplish outcomes under minimal instruction.
  • Writing and computer literacy.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Dominic Williams at

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.