R&D Senior Specialist, Packaging Engineering



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Use your passion to create moments of joy. Join us as a

R&D Senior Specialist, Packaging Engineering

for Fazer Confectionery Business Area.

We are looking for an experienced and passionate professional with a strong knowledge of different packaging technologies, solutions and materials to support our journey in creating new taste sensations.

As a R&D Senior Specialist, Packaging Engineering, you will

  • create and deliver new packaging solutions according to the consumer & customer needs

  • responsible for packaging development and solutions for novelty confectionery products

  • work closely in strategic packaging development planning with Marketing and other functions

  • support Product Lifecycle Management and development for existing products packaging solutions

You are familiar with the latest trends in packaging solutions, regulations and have experience in implementing these into the final products. You strive for the best results. Securing the quality and success of your area of responsibility are your top priorities.

You will be located in Vantaa.


Why choose Fazer Confectionery?

It starts with the people. You’ll be working in a supportive and welcoming environment, surrounded by colleagues who will inspire you to be your best. In this position you will have a unique opportunity to help build our iconic brands and develop our new growth strategy.

What you’ll bring to the team?

The most important assets to succeed in this role are passion for packaging development and knowledge of packaging applications and solutions. Understanding of supply chain constraints and implications, as well as knowledge of food & beverage industry is required. 

An innovation skill to find new ideas and differentiated new products is important for a successful product developer. In order to succeed, you also need good communication and influencing skills. You have at least 2 years' experience and proven track record from product or packaging development in food industry and Master’s degree in Food Science/Engineering or other applicable education. You communicate fluently in Finnish and English.

Ready for a great tasting job? Apply now.

Please leave your application no later than 31.5.2022. We will be scheduling interviews already during the application period.

For further information, please contact Päivi Pöllänen (Director, Product Development) +358 405 672 622 / paivi.pollanen@fazer.com on 19th of May at 8.00-9.00 or on the 24th of May at 15.00-16.00

Fazer, The Food Experience Company, enables people to enjoy the best moments of their day. Our mission, Food with a purpose, builds on our strong 130-year heritage, consumer first approach and innovations to create the sustainable food solutions of the future. With our dedicated team of professionals, we focus on fast-moving consumer goods and our direct-to-consumer business in the Nordics, Baltics, and beyond with exports to some 40 different countries. Fazer’s operations comply with its Code of Conduct that is based on the Group’s values and the UN Global Compact. In 2021, Fazer Group had net sales of 1.1 billion euros and employed approximately 8,000 people.

Northern Magic. Made Real.


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