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Associate Product Manager - Aarhus

Would you like to work with a range of child and infant nutrition products in close collaboration with clients and partners around the world? 


 You will manage child nutrition products that are beneficial to the growth and development of children worldwide as well as healthy aging products. And you will also drive how we optimise our products in terms of footprint, customer experience, assortment complexity, production costs and much more.


About the job

You will become a part of Arla Foods Ingredients – an independent company within the Arla Foods Group. We are a global leader in natural whey ingredients for many different categories, including bakery, beverages and dairy as well as infant and sport nutrition. Here, you will join our Advanced Nutrition Manufacturing business unit a very dynamic team with 16 colleagues. You will be part of the product management and sales development team, reporting to the head of the team.


Our customers include Arla’s own branded business and other manufacturers around the world, and your main focus will be on the Asia Pacific market. You will be first point of contact between customers/markets and the production sites/dairies, regarding forecast, packaging, item creation and production and will be crucial to securing on-time and in-full product delivery.


To achieve this, you will maintain and optimize the product portfolio and ensure strategic and operational alignment. You will secure the implementation of new packaging, policies as well as changes in volume, etc. across the value chain. You will coordinate operational processes among customers, suppliers, and internal functions. You will also support sales via our account teams, as a point of contact for customers regarding products and production and handle documentation and registration of customer and product information in our system. Finally, you will share product management best practice and help to improve structures and processes


Who are you?

You thrive as a central link between many stakeholders across functions, companies and geographical borders, and you have the communicative skills to keep people engaged throughout. You are a master of multitasking, enabling you to keep multiple processes going at the same time by efficiently planning and coordinating your way to success.

You hold a degree in business, marketing, supply chain management or equivalent, have a couple of years of experience in an FMCG environment, preferably working with product management, marketing, packaging, supply chain management or similar.

You are fluent in English, and if you speak Mandarin that will be a big plus.


What do we offer?

By joining our great team, you will gain a global network in a very dynamic industry and spend your days working among skilled innovators who move fast and draw strength from their natural curiosity and their specialist knowledge. This is the place where you can challenge and develop yourself and explore the frontier of your field to improve our product mix, packaging and even our processes.


 Application and contact

If you want to seize this exciting opportunity and become part of the team, please apply as soon as possible. For additional information, please call Head of Advanced Nutrition Manufacturing Steen Lyck at +45 29484426.


We have a purpose for Good 

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you? 


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