We’re Gousto, the UK’s number one recipe box company and one of Europe's fastest growing businesses. With over 500 employees and plans to grow to 1500 by 2022, this is a hugely exciting time to join our team.
Our values are the foundations of our vibrant culture;
Dream - Today’s good is tomorrow’s mediocre. We’re always looking for ways to improve Gousto, our team and ourselves.
Deliver - We understand where we can add the most value and obsess about making improvements every day.
Care - We can only achieve big things by working collaboratively. We respect different people’s skills, experience and points of view. We work as one team.
This will be a hugely varied role, touching on all parts of the packaging journey. Our packaging production is a huge cross functional effort that involves many stakeholders and requires a holistic approach. It feeds into the following departments; buying, planning, projects, insights, brand, operations and food technical, with projects such as Joyful unboxing, sustainability and the brand evolution.
From aiding the category buyer in maintaining our database of specifications and prices, to helping the brand team maintain their database of cutter guides & designs, to liaising with suppliers to implement these designs in the best and most cost effective way possible.
We want to surprise and delight our customers with an amazing unboxing experience that represents our brand and products in a way that is visually appealing, expresses premium quality and that meet our long term sustainability goals, this role will be key in supporting this
We need an packaging technologist with a commercial mind to help streamline all things packaging: liaising with suppliers, sourcing and maintaining specifications and cutter guides, working with the planning team to advise on stock levels and landing design changes, working with food technical and ensuring we’re compliant with labelling regulations & product certifications.
Qualifications and training requirements
At Gousto we are constantly looking to evolve our benefits for our people.
Employees at Gousto are the key ingredient to our success and growth!
All Gousto employees are offered a benefits package of:
• 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) - You can buy up to 5 days extra holiday!
• A holiday day added each year (up to 30 days)
• 40% Gousto discount
• Your first Gousto box FREE
• 25% Gousto discount for friends and family
• Gousto Academy training courses
• Gousto stash - hoodie, notepad, mug
Whether it is creating diversity in our recipes or building new teams, we care about our people and the opportunities they have at Gousto.
We are committed to equality of opportunity across our organisation. At all levels we promote equality, ensuring our people are consistently treated in a fair and equal manner.
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