Design Lead / Valio


At Valio, people have always looked forward. Today, we are an ambitious and international food company whose products are sold in 60 countries. We encourage our people to experiment and learn, and we are proud of our warm and supporting company culture. Committed and capable Valio people are our most important competitive advantage and thus at the core of our strategy.

Our beloved brands have been in the heart of Valio’s success throughout the history. We are now looking for a passionate and visionary Design Lead to develop and lead Valio brand’s and our subbrands’ visual identity across the company; all marketing channels, initiatives and assets. The ideal candidate will be a strategic thinker with a strong understanding of branding, marketing, and design. 

Other key responsibilities would include: 

To be successful in this role, you would need to have:

We work in a hybrid model that takes into account the employee and team’s wishes for office and remote work. We all share the same passion working at Valio: together we make life better. We invest in people-centered leadership, and the development of team collaboration. We want every Valio employee to have a clear understanding of their own job and goals, and the opportunity to influence their own work and expertise. We pay attention to, among other things, employee well-being and engagement at work and workplace safety with various metrics. You will also have access to the benefits of a large, renowned Finnish food company. 

For more information, please contact Ismo Nikkola, EVP, Brand, Sustainability and Communications,(0103812657 / preferably on 4 May 10-11 or 12 May 9-10. He will be happy to answer any additional questions and tell you more about this opening.

Please send your application by 21 May 2023 via application link. You don’t need to wait until the last minute, as we will start interviewing candidates already during the application process.

At Valio, we work together to make life better. Our innovative community develops and produces nutritious food products that are loved by our consumers in 60 countries. We are Finland’s biggest food exporter. We are driven by responsible mindset in everything that we do, and together with our partners, our goal is to make our milk carbon neutral by 2035.

Valio is a company owned by Finnish family farmers, employing over 4,000 people around the world in various career fields. Our priority is that our people can grow and develop in their work, and we want to give them the best ingredients for doing it.

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