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PTD Manager

Danya Foods Ltd. In Saudi Arabia are looking for experienced PTD Manager.

It is important this person have NPD skills in especial in dairy technology, and it is advantage if the person has UHT knowledge or experience with long life products and recombined dairy products. All our products in Danya Foods Ltd. Is long life UHT product is produced from recombined technology & Shredded Cheese.

Additional to NPD task, Investment projects should be handled according to Arla Foods procedures and requirement for project handling. Here capex organization have many new helpful tools we need to implement.

In Danya Foods Ltd. we are 163 employees with multicultural background. Danya Foods Lts is producing UHT dairy products and shredded Cheese for Middle East market. Today we are producing recombined Thick Cream and Evaporated milk, and from 2021 we will also have new products as Starbucks, cream, soup and sauces. There are also possibilities that Danya will expand range of products during coming years.

In the coming years Danya Foods also need a technology upgrade for how we handle process and production data. Danya Foods Ltd is based in Riyadh in Saudi Arabia


About the job

PTD Mananger will be based in Riyadh in Saudi Arabia, with a direct reporting line to the Sen Production Manager in Danya Foods Ltd., you will be a part of the management team, with a strong connection product management and marketing.

It is a new position, so you will big influence how to create job, it is your responsibility to drive the development new product with production leaders and implement industrial best practices. By striving for the best product in the market to affordable price.

New project and investment project will also be your responsibility, where Danya team should deliver projects in time and budget.

Today Danya have create a “LEAN light system” here we also need to upgrade our system to Arla Standard, therefor this is a benefit if you have knowledge about Arla Foods LEAN system.

Safety is top of mind on the site, therefor together with management team, we must create new setting and direction for how we work and work in projects to create “New higher standard” for the future in Danya. Continuous Improvement project and catalogue also belong to PTD manager.


You can expect a very exiting job with number of interesting projects as well as many different tasks and you will find a place for great opportunities for personal development.

You are result driven and having an engaging and motivational approach to surroundings and are used to corporate with internal as well as external stakeholders and build connections across the organization. It is natural for you to take lead and beside your technical skills.

Arla Foods will have use recombination technology forward, therefor this job in Saudi Arabia can accelerate your future knowledge for recombining technology.


You are dairy educated or experience in NPD for dairy products

Experience from dairy is a requirement.

Fluent communication skills in English

It is a benefit if you have been involved in Capex projects.


Application and contact
If you want to seize this exciting opportunity please apply as soon as possible, but no later than 30th of October 2020. If you have any questions, please reach out to Vagn Aage Jensen +9665033446318


COVID-19 Notice:
We are busy producing dairy products so we can continue #fillingtheshelves and #feedingthenation. Recruiting talent to Arla thus stays one of our top priorities also during these difficult times. Necessity is the mother of invention, so we have moved to virtual hiring and onboarding processes for most of our recruitments to enable candidates and our recruitment teams to get close while respecting social distancing. If at the final stages of a recruitment, a candidate would prefer to meet in person, we take all the necessary precautions to ensure everyone's safety.



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