Fazer | Senior Specialist, Packaging Design

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Senior Specialist, Packaging Design

in our packaging design team at Fazer Confectionery

Be part of the future of food

Package is our most important media and the greatest promise of deliciousness, key means to thrill expectation that lifts the entire experience. Fazer has a strong design equity, which is built on the heritage and is continuously renewed to keep the brands fresh and relevant for consumers. The aim is to charm the consumer at the shelf and create long-term relationships with our brands.

The main objective of this position is to manage and execute a range of packaging design projects across several brands. As a Packaging Design Specialist, you are responsible for managing and coordinating agreed packaging design projects from briefing to ready printing file. In co-operation with Brand Managers, your aim is to create clear, focused and consumer insight-based design briefs to guide the design agencies. The projects vary from novelty projects to equally important product maintenance projects. You will also be responsible on designated development projects. Your job is to follow up projects’ cost management and progress, and ensure great branding and quality in packaging design. You will be working together with several stakeholders, both internal and external.

This is a fixed-term employment starting in mid-December 2019 and ending in November 2020.

Why choose Fazer?

It starts with the people. You’ll be working in a supportive, welcoming and fast-paced work 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

In order to succeed in this position, you need to understand the elements of good visual communication and evaluate the designs against the project objectives. We expect you to have a bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably in design or marketing and minimum 3 years of project management experience in Consumer Goods companies and/or Design agencies. Experience from brand building, marketing, packaging industry and printing techniques are seen as a great benefit. We are looking for a goal-oriented person with strong co-operational and communication skills. You are pro-active, flexible and can manage several projects at the same time. To succeed in this position, you need to be stress tolerant, result-oriented, persistent, accurate and pay attention to details. We expect you to communicate fluently in Finnish and English.

Ready for a great tasting job? Apply now.

For further information, please contact Noora Hiltula, Senior Design Manager, 040 6530 479, November 11 at 14-15.

To apply, please fill in an application with your salary request by the link provided. Closing date for applications is November 14.

Whenever someone takes a moment to enjoy a Fazer product or service, they taste and experience the love and care within. Our mission – Food with a Purpose – is brought to life by 15,000 team members working across our many sustainable and innovative businesses. We have expanded from our Nordic roots to become a truly international company, primed for further global growth. If you share our passions, you’ll find your perfect place with us.

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