Risk Assessment Manager Packaging


Company Information

Headquartered in London, Mars Food is dedicated to providing better food today and a better world tomorrow. The 13 leading food brands are available in more than 30 countries, and include UNCLE BEN’S®, which is more than 70 years old.

Function Description

As Risk Assessment Manager Packaging you create and manage the Material Risk Assessment Portfolio for all packaging materials within Europe and North America.


  • Create, Review and manage risk assessments for packaging materials. In close collaboration with relevant experts identifying and managing Food Safety, Quality, Legal and Lifestyle hazards for Material, Supplier and Transport & Storage.
  • Support new and existing packaging specification development in close collaboration with relevant experts, incorporating Food Safety, Legal, Quality and Functional parameters and limits.
  • Maintain relevant document Databases relevant to packaging materials management (Product Information Sheets, Supplier specifications, technical datasheets etc) using Sharepoint and Microsoft Teams.
  • Provide solutions and technical support on packaging materials issues and support both regions on PRIMP and Corrective Actions where applicable.


  • BSc or MSc degree in Packaging Science, Industrial Design, Mechanical Engineering or an equivalent education.
  • Work experience in a packaging related role and knowlegde of packaging materials.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and work effectively within multiple teams, in a fast-paced environment.
  • Effective communication and stakeholder management skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • fluent in written and spoken English.


Temporary contract via Nutri-akt until end of year (extension possible).

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