Unilever TM Product Technologist Manager Foods Morocco in Casablanca, Morocco

TM Product Technologist Manager Foods Morocco

Description

UNILEVER Maghreb

FOODS LOCAL DEPLOY TECHNOLOGIST

MAIN JOB PURPOSE

Maghreb is an important market to deliver our growth ambition across NametRub for Foods Business. The role of R&D is to translate market needs into products, unlock saving opportunities and drive KBS agenda to maximize the market success while enabling a competitive advantage.

JOB SUMMARY

Foods LD Technologist will be based in Casablanca HO, located next to MKT & CD and Sourcing Unit.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensure successful OTIF implementation of innovation, renovation and VIPs (value improvement projects) activities in Maghreb Business.

  • Ensuring compliance with Unilever mandatory policies and relevant local legislation, responsible for the approval of AWs in local language.

  • Translating MCO needs into appropriate input for the category innovation programs. Local ambassadors of R&D – providing the R&D interface with the MCO and being part of project team meetings.

  • Co-own country KBS agenda together with MKT & CD Teams. Identify relevant KBS areas to sell in information to trade to maximize market success.

  • Translating mixes into local conditions, knowledge of basic R&D capabilities, product & pack technologies.

  • Feedback any specific local regulatory requirements into RDCs, to ensure any new launches/ product changes comply with any specific local legislation/guidelines.

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • Master degree in Food Science or Foods or Chemical Engineering degree

  • 1-2 years experience in Foods Industry

  • Working experience within a multinational company would be an advantage

  • Excellent team player, good communicator

  • Fluency in English and Arabic

Job: Research/Development

Primary Location: Morocco-Morocco (State Level)-Casablanca-Casablanca Fact & Distrib & HO

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Unposting Date: Sep-22-2017

Req ID: 17000CA6