Project Manager, Packaging


The REWE Group with its headquarters in Cologne.  Germany is one of the largest food retailers in Europe with 360,000 employee and a strong non-food business base.  Serving customers through different channels such as discount stores, supermarkets and DIY stores in 23 different countries in Europe, the REWE Group generates an annual turnover over 62.7 billion Euro in 2019.


The Hong Kong based REWE Sourcing office, REWE FAR EAST is looking for:


Project Manager, Packaging


Jobs Highlights:

  • Packaging, Project Management
  • EU buying office, Mobile Working, Flex Working Hr
  • 13th Month Bonus, Discretionary Bonus


Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the operations of packaging team.
  • Ensure the packaging projects can be structurally organized and prioritize according to the requirements.
  • Develop and establish a project milestone controlling, and report to management.
  • Coordinate projects regarding the improvement or revision of the packaging of assortment items.
  • Lead the vendor performance management program. Analyse supplier performance and communicate the findings and potential risks to the management and the stakeholders.
  • Initiate the continuous development, implementation and improvement of daily processes in the packaging department e.g. artwork check, packaging development and packaging optimization.
  • Document packaging processes and create work instructions.
  • Conduct trainings for internal and external stakeholders on the REWE packaging processes.


Job Requirements:

  • At least 5 years of related professional experience, preferably in a purchasing / sourcing office or in the packaging industry.
  • Good knowhow of packaging development process.
  • With solid track records in leading packaging re-launch or improvement projects.
  • Ability to work in cross-cultural environment and liaise with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Good command of written & spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese & Putonghua).
  • Knowledge of German is an advantage.
  • Proficiency in MS Office.



Interested parties please apply with full resume together with your expected salary to the Manager, Human Resources, REWE Far East Ltd. 17th Floor Linkchart Centre, No. 2 Tai Yip Street, Kwun Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong or send an e-mail to


All applications will be collected for recruitment purpose only and treated in strict confidentiality.