Jacobs Douwe Egberts Research and Development (R&D) is part of the Global JDE organization. R&D is the major contributor to the development of innovative coffee and tea products and is constantly optimizing the product portfolio.
Focus of R&D is on building technology platforms, new products, portfolio renovations and productivity initiatives. R&D have a strong involvement in JDE business and are providing valuable input to enable business decisions to be made.
Projects are mostly carried out together with Marketing, Operation and Procurement Departments.
The Packaging Sustainability Specialist is part of the Global R&D organization, within the Packaging Sustainability team.
The Packaging Sustainability Specialist leads one or more Sustainability Platforms up to the implementation phase as well as 2-5 projects related to their platforms.
They are experts in their field and are expected to support other R&D members by providing guidance where necessary to ensure all packaging development is in line with our Sustainability Agenda.
Additionally, they are the strategic point contact for their platform and must be able to communicate effectively across the organization to ensure projects stay on track by identifying hurdles and developing actionable plans to address them.
The Packaging Sustainability Specialist is responsible for building the network of external experts and suppliers for all sustainability related matters.
As a Packaging Specialist you will report to Packaging Sustainability Manager. This role has no direct report.
Your key responsibilities will be :
To be successful in this role you need :
Must have a passion for sustainability.
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