Mondelez International Packaging Technologist - fixed-term 14 months in Wrocław, Poland

Description

At Mondelēz International , we work hard, every day, to delight you with the quality brands you’ve grown up with. We devote ourselves to creating scrumptious snacks that will give you delicious moments - whether enjoying appetizing, crunchy biscuits with your family or taking a moment to indulge in a sweet, creamy chocolate treat and a chat with friends or simply chewing a refreshing piece of gum. And we’re hungry to find new ways of making life even easier and tastier for you and more joyful for us all. So we focus relentlessly on improving our products, our workplace, our alliances, our communities and our world.

In Research, Development, Quality & Innovation (RDQ&I), your skills can be the special ingredient that brings our brands to life. As part of a fantastic team of scientists, engineers and nutritionists, you’ll work tirelessly on product design or development, process development, quality, nutrition, sensory and food safety aspects to ensure we deliver a consistent, delightful consumer experience. RDQ&I is where you’ll turn great ideas into brilliant brands.

Want a small taste of life at Mondelez? Then sink your teeth into one of our big opportunities.

Key responsibilities:

  • Independently plan, lead and manage small to medium approved packaging related projects, requiring varied business interfaces. Projects will be focused on those running at Mondelez plants and third parties supplying Mondelez Europe

  • Take responsibility for packaging development elements of larger approved projects

  • Forge effective working relationships with internal and external partners/stakeholders

  • Closely link with Procurement and Product Change Management

  • Interface with key contacts within Product RD&Q, Procurement, Marketing, Operations, BD&E and CS&L

  • Liaise with, and drive suppliers in order to generate best in class solutions

  • Independently investigate pack material issues encountered at plants during day to day business and identify (or facilitate identification of) solutions

  • Plan, organize and execute packaging trials

  • Generate and approve material specifications based on trial work completed

  • Identify, manage and support packaging cost reduction programs

Qualifications

  • University degree in Science or Engineering

  • Relevant technical experience in the field of packaging in FMCG industry

  • Practical knowledge and experience of a range of packaging materials, processes and manufacturing methods

  • Knowledge of current sustainability trends and issues in relation to packaging

  • Proven numerical abilities in creating and interpreting technical data

  • Proven track record in project support, demonstrating the ability to operate in a complex, multinational environment

  • Fluency in English

  • Willingness to travel (around 20% of working time)

This is a fixed-term contract for 14 months.

We pride ourselves on having a high performing and collaborative culture where we offer support and development to enhance your career and develop your knowledge and skills. In return for your commitment, drive and enthusiasm, we offer top attractive social benefits.

So if you’re ready to take one big step forward and be part of the future of our business, your ideal career is just one small click away.

Job: RDQ Packaging Development

Primary Location: EU-PL-Dolnoslaskie-Wrocław

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 1900342