CDI - Packaging Technology Development Manager (H/F)

Hiring By - Biostaffic



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Posted 4 months ago
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About The Job
In this position, together with the Sr. Manager Packaging Technology, you will support and implement the innovation strategy in Packaging Technologies. One of your main roles will be to execute the innovation roadmap, in relation to emerging technologies and D2D objectives.
At the same time, you will bring a significant expertise in equipment’s, protocols, and execution of trials to scale up processes from lab scale proof of concept until field pilots for industrialization.
To help DANONE accelerate in its different businesses knowing Packaging produced (60%) or bought (40%) is a key driver of DANONE Sustainability Ambitions. You will work in close collaboration with the other Advanced Technology Packaging departments, as well as Local R&I packaging and Operations departments. As such, you will be strongly internally connected at Central and Local R&I and Operations level, and externally with our established suppliers network and an ecosystem of innovative partners. Part of your role will be to deliver specifically the Packaging Technology Roadmap participating to the common Innovation roadmap elaborated with Central Operations.
  • Support Innovation
  • Manage and execute projects related to the Packaging Innovation roadmap, that have been prioritized within Advanced Technologies / Operations
  • Execute the evaluation of available solutions in close collaboration with suppliers / external partners, and the supervision of the Sr Manager packaging Technology.
ð Testing and Evaluation can be done in our Lab/Pilot facilities OR at supplier locations depending on Project phase and Technology considered.
ð Responsible to request adhoc new material or upgrade in the Lab/Pilot for technologies considered on the projects managed.
  • Reverse engineering of new packaging solutions already or emerging in the market
  • Animate or contribute to subjects related to innovation within Expert communities on an Adhoc basis.
  • Co-build Packaging specifications.
  • Protect and valorize the developed knowhow.
ð Create and deliver training modules for R&I / Operations
  • Support implementation on the field & Trouble Shooting
  • Support the Sr Manager Packaging Technologies in the 1st implementation of Innovations on manufacturing sites together with Operations.
  • Support addressing issues where expertise from Advanced Technology is needed Testing, evaluation and recommendation
Our employer commitments
  • The guarantee of a relevant, competitive and scalable compensation package, through external benchmark and internal equity. It consists among other things of a fixed salary, an yearly bonus, gain sharing, and a Danone share.
  • Skills development for all, thanks to our Danone Academy France and through a year-round managerial conversation cycle.
  • The possibility to use up to 3 days a year of volunteering through the platform Vendredi.
  • Parenting policy benefits, such as extended Parental Leave (14 additional maternity/paternity days covered), or the ability to convert some earnings into time off
  • Other benefits include a complementary pension scheme, health care plan, CSE
About you
The criteria below remain indicative. A candidate who has a different combination of experience and skills could also be considered.
Background / Technical Skills / Experience
You have a Master in the field of Packaging Technologies (Engineering, Development, Materials ).
You are familiar with industrials operations related to ISBM, EBM, FFS or FS technologies including the final application field of the packaging, Aseptic, HotFill, Cold Fill, E.S.L., ….
You have some work experience in Packaging Industry (Suppliers of Packaging), Packaging Development or Implementation in FMCG companies (Food industry, Cosmetic and/or Luxury, Pharmaceutical, ….) ideally in R&D or Manufacturing/Operations.
SKILLS You Are Or Have
Open minded and curious, willing to discover, build and push the boundaries, defending new ideas
Agile yet very organized, capable of dealing with several projects
A true collaborative mindset, valuing collective work
A real capacity to connect, to build solid relationships internally and externally
Fast doer and adaptable
Hands-on, interested by a real industrial mindset,
using Lab/Pilot work to co-build recommendation on Solutions and Specifications.
Always with a pragmatic approach Test/Fail or Succeed/Learn/Repeat
We are proud to promote diversity and equal opportunity within our teams. We believe that our differences will make a difference, and that an inclusive work environment will drive our growth as a company, as a team, and as individuals. We will therefore consider all applications* by fostering an inclusive work culture where everyone can feel at home.
We have also chosen to remove inclusive writing from our job offers because its complexity penalizes people with cognitive disabilities, including dyslexia, dysphasia, or apraxia.
  • All nominations will be considered regardless of origin, background, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability…
About Us
One Planet, One Health - BY YOU!
Our four core values "HOPE" HUMANISM, OPENNESS, CLOSENESS and ENTHUSIASM serve as our compass.
Every day, you will make decisions that impact our economic and societal performance, as well as our ability to achieve our ambitions.
At Danone, you can just be yourself. We are convinced that it is up to YOU to define how you work, develop and progress.
With us, you will work in a challenging, authentic, and caring environment.
Want to know more about the daily life of our danoners? Check out our LinkedIn page and our @DanoneTalentFrance Instagram account.
You want to take action to bring health through food to as many people as possible? Join us!

Benefits Offered?

  • No

Bonus Offered?

  • No

Travel Required?

  • No


  • France

Global Experience Needed?

  • No

Specialized Experience Needed?

  • No

Apply before:

  • Apr 18, 2024
Company Overview

Current Openings: 0

Entreprise multi-locale parmi les leaders de l’alimentation, Danone se développe sur des catégories tournées vers la santé et en forte croissance à travers ses 3 métiers : les Produits laitiers et d’origine végétale, les Eaux et la Nutrition spécialisée. Avec un cadre d’action unique, ‘One Planet. One Health’, qui affirme que la santé des personnes et de la planète sont intimement liées, Danone vise à inspirer des pratiques alimentaires plus saines et plus durables. Pour accélérer cette révolution de l’alimentation et créer de la valeur durable et rentable sur le long terme pour toutes ses parties prenantes, Danone a défini neuf Objectifs pour 2030 et est devenue la première société cotée à adopter le statut d'Entreprise à Mission en France. Avec sa raison d’être - apporter la santé par l'alimentation au plus grand nombre - et des objectifs sociaux, sociétaux et environnementaux inscrits dans ses statuts, Danone s'engage à agir de manière efficace, responsable et inclusive, en accord avec les Objectifs de Développement Durable (ODD) des Nations Unies. D’ici 2025, Danone a pour ambition de devenir l'une des premières multinationales à obtenir la certification B CorpTM. Avec plus de 100 000 salariés et des produits vendus dans plus de 120 pays, Danone a réalisé un chiffre d'affaires de 25,3 milliards d'euros en 2019. Le portefeuille de Danone comprend des marques internationales (Actimel, Activia, Alpro, Aptamil, Danette, Danio, Danonino, evian, Nutricia, Nutrilon, Volvic, entre autres) ainsi que des marques locales et régionales fortes (notamment AQUA, Blédina, Bonafont, Cow & Gate, Horizon Organic, Mizone, Oikos, Prostokvashino, Silk, Vega). Cotée sur Euronext Paris et présente sur le marché OTCQX via un programme d'ADR (American Depositary Receipt), Danone est classée dans les principaux indices de développement durable, dont ceux gérés par Vigeo Eiris et Sustainalytics, ainsi que l'Ethibel Sustainability index, MSCI ESG Indexes, FTSE4Good Index Series, etc.
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