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Senior Development Manager, Consumer Boards
Kotkamills Oy

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 3.4.2019

We are looking for a Senior Development Manager to take our Consumer Board products to the next level. In this position, you are responsible for the end product development of our Consumer Boards business. This includes all our board product families at Kotkamills (AEGLE® & ISLA®). You are responsible for the development of both plastic free barrier board product alternatives as well as our folding box board applications and products. You operate in the interface of innovation, product development and production. You report to Senior Vice President of Consumer Boards.

What is the job?
Responsibilities and tasks include:

  • Managing the Consumer Boards product development process, projects, portfolio and reporting
  • Managing and cooperating on the optimal resourcing for market product projects
  • Accountability for product specifications, recipes and quality control as well as criteria for new products
  • Following and understanding market regulatory demands on product and end product
  • Defining market product needs and wants – in cooperation with sales and marketing
  • Competitive product analysis and technical benchmarking
  • Leading customer-driven development and projects for optimization of the current FBB grades
  • Driving external supplier relations and product development with raw material suppliers
  • Cooperating with other R&D on innovation-driven longer term solutions, while focusing on the technical solutions short term.

What do we want from you?

We expect you to have a university degree in paper/board technology and/or in a chemistry related field. All experience from cartonboard production and especially related R&D experience is a big advantage. We’d like you to have at least 10 years of relevant working experience. We appreciate a team player – in order to thrive with us, we feel like you should be easy to work with and a good, positive communicator. Fluent spoken and written English is required.

The job is located in Kotka, Finland. (get to know the surroundings: https://www.visitkotkahamina.fi/en)

Additional information:
Ulrika Kurtén, Senior Vice President, Consumer Boards, mob. +358 50 398 3002.
(preferred calling times: 8.4. at 13:00-16:00 (EET) or 15.4. at 13:00-16:00 (EET))

Did we peak your interest?
Leave your application by Monday 22nd of April at the latest at www.kotkamills.com/careers.

Come change the game with us.