Job Description

Short description

A great opportunity to build your own legacy within FrieslandCampina with full freedom to operate! Are you interested to learn and practice the Lean Start-up way of working within a highly promising corporate start-up of FrieslandCampina?

Milkubator Milqmor team looks for an Innovations Hero to join the core team and drive the RFC-linked Innovation trajectory of the start-up.

Job description

Y ou will be responsible for developing a new B2B concept (machine + product) based on the market insights and product briefs. You will lead a team of multidisciplinary specialists to design new products and a system to deliver it. Your team consists of internal specialists and external parties, such as suppliers and knowledge centres.

As a technical project manager you will be responsible for organising the project, processes and delivering results for your respective workstream within already agreed challenging timeframes.

This role involves both directing and supporting the team with the product- packaging- and machine design, as well as related analytical work, QA- and hygiene- validations and trial production-related matters. Part of the role is integrating Packaging/Product/machine Technologies into a money making system, this includes managing resources, budgets and tools.

As the startup will evolve from Development to implementation this role would evolve both in complexity and responsibility ending up with the full technical responsibility for the complete system, design and scale-up of the start-up, both for the solution under development, improvements and further innovations.  

Qualifications:

  • Degree in engineering, with experience in machine/equipment development
  • Strong project management skills and experience
  • Experience in dairy food technology or similar
  • 10 years of product innovation experience, preferably in a broader field than dairy
  • Experience in lean start-up or agile project management is pro

Profile:

  • Team player with strong dedication to succeed together is the key requirement
  • Not afraid to take responsibility.
  • “Can-do” and “why-not-this” mentality: entrepreneurial, flexible and open mind-set
  • Good business sense, understand how to integrate product/pack/machine technology to achieve the P&L goal

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