QUALIFICATIONS AND JOB DESCRIPTION
Döhler is a global producer, marketer and provider of technology-driven natural ingredients, ingredient systems and integrated solutions for the food and beverage industry. We provide its customers with a wide product range including natural flavours, natural colours and textures as well as healthy and functional ingredients for foods and beverages.
Döhler Turkey is looking for a "Product Manager - Taste" to be employed in our Istanbul Maltepe Office with the following qualifications;
- Developing and implementing an innovative, competitive and economically sustainable product range and a corresponding portfolio strategy for beverage products in the field of responsibility on the basis of the business unit strategy,
- Creating and holding product presentations at customer workshops in collaboration with Sales,
- Market and competition analysis concerning ingredients and concepts relevant to specific product groups which are specifically beverage category,
- Monitoring revenue development and sales activities of the products in the field of responsibility in accordance with defined performance indicators (turnover, sales, market share etc.) and developing and conducting measures for improving the revenue situation in collaboration with Sales,
- Compiling production information in collaboration with R&I and Global Food Safety & Regulatory Affairs and communicating it in in-house training sessions,
- Operative management of innovation projects in collaboration with Innovation Management, R&D and Sales,
- Develop and implement a vibrant, innovative and economically sustainable B2B product portfolio with a corresponding portfolio strategy and clear positioning (USP) for the product group in area of resp. based on the business unit strategy.
- Bachelor's Degree in Food Engineering, Chemical Engineering or related field,
- Min. 3 years experience in Product Management or Sales in Flavour industry,
- Good knowledge of MS Office and SAP,
- Excellent verbal and written skills in English,
- Good team player, strong communication skills,
- Result oriented, proactive, willing to take initiative,
- Self motivated with high level of energy.