Product Development Manager
We are now looking for a proactive and innovative
PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
to strengthen our Product Development team in Metsä Tissue in Espoo. Other separately defined locations are negotiable.
What do you get to do?
Metsä Tissue`s Business Unit Grease proof papers is a global acting and leading producer of greaseproof papers for food contact. We offer sustainable paper based solutions for bakeries, kitchen and industrial food processors. Our aim is to widen our prosperous existing portfolio with innovative and environmentally friendly products.
As a Product Development Manager you are responsible for managing grease proof paper product development projects and securing market fit of our product portfolio. Developing new paper grades and coatings in accordance with our strategy is an essential part of your work. You will participate in innovation processes and cooperate closely with production, sales and product management in improving our products and creating new and more efficient products. This is a great opportunity to an experienced product development expert who is eager to turn the marked based insights into new technical product concepts.
What do we expect from you?
We are looking for an analytical and self-driven team player with strong cooperation and decision making skills. You enjoy working with technical details yet creativity and innovations are something that drive your way of working. Continuous improvement is close to your heart and you are able to identify intangible inputs and determined to turn them into concrete technical solutions. You have a proven track record of leading and executing projects successfully.
We expect you to have M.Sc. degree in relevant field of study e.g. in paper, chemistry or mechanical field, and at least five years of relevant work experience in paper making and/or converting technologies. You are fluent in English, Finnish and German are considered as an advantage. This role requires willingness to travel.
What do we offer?
We offer you interesting and challenging tasks in a dynamic and continuously developing organisation and enthusiastic and motivated colleagues. Renewal is vital for us. We offer many opportunities for professionals who genuinely want to develop sustainable products and the business. Our responsible operations and high quality products are both a source of pride for all of us in Metsä.
The consumption of grease proof papers is growing worldwide. The results of the work of Metsä Tissue employees affect millions of people every day, making everyday life easier and more hygienic. Find your spot among our top professionals!
What is it like to build a career at the continuously developing Metsä? Call us and we'll tell you more.
Your future manager Katrin Bunner, VP Product Development & Offering (+49 1711263321) is happy to tell you more about this open position. The best time to reach her is on 8.10. at 9-10 and 14-15 or 9.10.between 10-12 and 14-15.
What happens next?
Submit your application using the link "Apply". Do it as soon as possible, as we will start processing the applications already during the application period. Include your CV and your salary request. The search is open until 20.10.2019. Good luck!