Product development team leader

Have an appetite for more?

Join a leading global bakery group powered by ambitious people that are truly passionate about delivering the best in everything they do.

With business in mind and people at heart we always work together to influence our road ahead. We want you to be part of our growth journey and of a great, global family.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Product Development Team Leader to join our Lantmännen Unibake team at our office in Moscow Region, Russia

This is what you will do

Lead a group of specialists for development new backrery products.

Primary areas of responsibility:

- manage and develop a team of technologists for innovation;
- study the market and customer needs for bakery products;
- lead projects of new products development, control the milestones of project implementation from launch to completion in coordination with other departments (production, technical department, finance, sales and marketing departments);
- determine the possibilities of launching short-term and long-term innovative projects and processes;
- develop proposals for improving the quality of products, to draw up and revise the requirements for the quality of the material resources consumed by the company;
- develop new recipes with the calculation and monitoring of consumption rates for new products;
- search for new ingredients;
- identify and lead projects to improve performance in the area of ​​responsibility;
- participate in meetings for the development of new products at all levels;
- create and update procedures for the development of new products, work with all departments and organize the implementation of procedures.

This is what you need to succeed:

  • Communication & leadership skills
  • Experience and knowledge of industrial bakery
  • Skills in new recipes development
  • Knowledge of legal requiremens related to product development and launch
  • Project management
  • Understanding Quality standards
  • English
  • PC skills

Place of work: Russia, Moscow Region, Yegorievsk

Sounds interesting?

We will interview ongoing so please don’t hesitate to send your application by submitting your CV and motivational letter no later than insert date.

If you have any questions about the position or recruitment process you are welcome to contact Olga Smetanina, HR Director.

Olga Smetanina