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Product Development Manager

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 7.9.2018

Do you have a passion for creating new exciting products and leave a mark in the industry? Are you a hands-on professional in product development? If yes, then we are eager to hear from you!

Product Development Manager is responsible for development of new and existing liquid products for Altia’s portfolio. The role is crucial in contributing to Altia’s key strategic initiatives. The person will be a member of Altia’s innovation team. You will be based in our headquarters in Ruoholahti and/or in our production plant in Rajamäki.

Key responsibilities:

  • Development of new and existing products (liquid content) in accordance to briefs and agreed time schedule.
  • Running own product development projects - producing recipes and specifications, planning and conducting production trials, securing competitiveness and quality of the products, selecting appropriate and cost-efficient raw materials.
  • Responsibility for the transfer of new and revised recipes from laboratory scale to production.
  • Active participation in developing product development working methods.
  • Active follow-up of market developments, including legal and environmental requirements.
  • Active creation and communication of new product ideas.

To succeed in the job, you have hands-on knowledge and proven track record of product development (food or beverage industry preferably with alcohol/non-alcohol drinks). You also have strong process understanding and project management skills. You are ready to roll-up your sleeves and work pro-actively towards our common goals. You enjoy team work and are good at getting things done together with colleagues from different part of the organization.


  • Bachelor/Master’s Degree in Food Technology, Food Chemistry or relevant skills acquired by work experience.
  • Minimum 3-year work experience in product development in food or beverage industry.
  • Fluent English and Finnish. In addition, Swedish a benefit.

We offer you an opportunity to work with interesting development projects together with highly professional team in a Nordic setting. At Altia we value continuous improvement mindset and nurture flexibility in our ways of working.

The team leader Annika Esenius (phone +46 722100568) is happy to tell more about the position in the following time slots: 11.9. between 10 - 12, 13.9. between 10 - 11, 19.9. between 12 - 14.

Please submit your application by the 21st of September. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Altia is a leading Nordic alcoholic beverage brand company operating in the wines and spirits markets in the Nordic countries, Estonia and Latvia. We produce, import, market, sell and distribute both own and partner brand beverages. We want to enhance a modern, responsible Nordic drinking culture. Our own brands such as Blossa, Chill Out, Koskenkorva, Valhalla, O.P. Anderson, Renault, Larsen and Xanté have a strong market position and many of them a long heritage to cherish.