Mar 12, 2019

Paper & Board Packaging Expert (SME) - AMEA region

  • Mondelez
  • Thane, Maharashtra, India

Job Description


Mondelēz International LLC is a US$26 billion snacking powerhouse with operations in more than 80 countries and our brands marketed in 165 countries. It’s a great time to join us; we employ over 100,000 people around the world and are a company full of the world’s favourite brands - Cadbury Dairy Milk, Philadelphia and The Natural Confectionery Company to name just a few. As well as the countless opportunities our business brings, we have fantastic people who do amazing things for our business and their own careers, every day.

Paper & Board Packaging Expert (SME) - AMEA region

Purpose of Role

Develop packaging productivity programs for fiber based packaging materials across AMEA (alligned with the gloabl Paper Stratey). 

Drive fiber based packaging material strategies in partnership with global and AMEA Paperboard & Corrugated packaging Procurement leaders. 

Contribute to fiber based packaging material optimization and simplification for the global business through personal contributions to the Paperboard & Corrugated global strategy and community of practice.

Main Responsibilities

Build a packaging productivity pipeline for corrugate and paper board materials for the AMEA region.
Identify new savings opportunities in fiber based packaging materials, influencing and collaborating with cross-functional partners across the value chain in AMEA and globally.
Provide subject matter expertise to AMEA productivity programs as needed, including advise to less experienced packaging developers on fiber based packaging material specification selection for new developments.
Identify potential technology development opportunities to create future savings across the fiber based packaging value chain for AMEA.
Control and approve fiber based packaging specifications for AMEA in collaboration with our AMEA focused R&D Packaging organization, aiming at securing best practice, quality, consistency and simplification of our portfolio of specifications.
Organize and deliver targetted fiber based packaging training to R&D Packaging teams in AMEA (with support from key Suppliers in the Region).
Lead specific technical programs with regional or global scope in partnership with global fiber based packaging suppliers and internal project teams.
Deliver 15% year-on-year reduction in fiber based packaging specifications for our AMEA business.
Support the Procurement organzation with Tenders and Benchmarking work in slective areas
Lead key fiber productivity projects and manage the end to end implementation with cross functional teams.
Support Mondelēz packaging sustainability initatives globally and regionaly / locally.


Career Experiences Required & Role Implications
University degree in Packaging, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or Material Science and ninimum 5-8 years experience in the field.
Proven track record of fiber based packaging development leadership and delivery and of influencing stakeholders in technical communities.
Ability to translate commercial opportunities into technical requirements; Ability to understand technology platforms and convert them into commercial opportunities
Ability to lead cross-functional project teams in a cross-cultural environment
Ability to influence Mindset and change Minset within the organzation

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