Do you have the appetite to Grow Your Magic?
Consumers everywhere are increasingly conscious of the quality of the food they eat. Puratos develops, produces and distributes a unique range of ingredients for bakers, pastry-
chefs and chocolatiers who demand the very highest quality.
Founded in Belgium in 1919, Puratos is growing rapidly with over 8500 employees in 74 countries, with a consolidated turnover of over €1,85 billion in 2017.
Our passion for innovation, pioneering spirit and core values continue to propel our global ambitions. This, coupled with our commitment to our communities is what makes working at Puratos so magical.
For our office in Romania we are actively hiring for a Product Manager
Come join our rapidly growing team!
You will implement the marketing strategy and action plan, and propose marketing tactics adapted to the local market’s needs.
You will achieve budgeted turnover and business objectives through the development and implementation of marketing activities -
contributing to increased sales, improved brand equity and customer satisfaction.
Accountable for the business results (growth and profitability) of the assigned product category / BU within the marketing team.
Responsible to define and implement the product strategy, the management of the product life cycle of the entire product range and support the business development in order to reach its objectives of growth and profitability.
Lead the development and implementation of innovation / strategic projects in close collaboration with R&D and sales, operations, technical advisors and 3rd parties.
Build Market intelligence for the product category on the customer competitor consumer company level.
Develop the strategy for the product category, align it with key stakeholders within the local organization and HQ.
Formalize for the long term vision in a Long Range Plan.
Follow, analyze and manage the performance of the products in terms of volume, sales and margin evolution.
Propose, agree and roll-out acceleration plans with the business development team to deliver the targeted budget.
Manage the assigned budget, request quotations and comply with the acquisition policy.
Build relationships with clients and deliver value added projects that support the business targets with a win-win approach.
Act as Inter-departmental coordinator / facilitator between various departments (operations, marketing services, R&D, QA, QC, finance, supply chain, .
regarding the product category.
Marketing Experience 3 - 5years
Good analytical skills
Dynamic, down to earth, hands on spirit, pragmatic
Adaptable to dynamic environment
Project management : planning, organization, timing, budget
Ability to write clearly and succinctly in a variety of communication settings and styles; can get messages across that have the desired effect
Fluent in English. Any other language is plus
Good Microsoft Office skills (PowerPoint, Excel, Word)
Digital marketing know-how is a plus
Working at Puratos
Our employees are driven by their talent and passion for our business. At Puratos our blend of company values and working principles will enable you to grow your magic.
Puratos provides a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment that encourages our people to take initiatives and bring ideas that will contribute to the success of the company.
Of course Puratos offers a competitive package (salary, group insurance, healthcare, training ) but additionally, offers you a position that you can further develop and shape.