Project Manager Packaging Development (BB-576C4)

Found in: Neuvoo DK


What you’ll be doing

In this role, you will lead Global Packaging Development projects for our Dispense Portfolio from idea generation to market implementation. Beyond your projects, you will be building priority plans and roadmap for our packaging portfolio in line with business needs, supply chain requirements and towards Carlsberg’s ambitious sustainability targets.

The role is very diverse ranging from strategic portfolio planning to practical experimental development test, actively following trends of polymer materials and techniques, high-level negotiations with suppliers, stakeholders and project management.

As part of the Global Development Dispense Team, you will be surrounded by 11 highly competent colleagues with various expertise areas. You will be reporting directly to the Global Development Dispense Director.

Some of the main areas of responsibility in your position will be to:

  • Lead dispense packaging development projects in cross-functional teams
  • Facilitate and execute on the dispense packaging portfolio roadmap
  • Drive required technical development activities in collaboration with both external suppliers and internal colleagues handling facilities, Lab & Workshop
  • Capture intelligence in polymer materials, production & recycling techniques
  • Capture all elements of the value chain from packaging supply to recycling applications
  • Manage projects efficiently following our standard processes from a customer concept development, project initiation and development to implementation
  • Manage your stakeholders and drive effective communication and coordination of respective development priorities
  • The position is based in Copenhagen (Denmark) with around 20% expected travelling in average, mainly in Europe.

    Join an Innovative Dispense Equipment team

    The Dispense Equipment Team is a part of Carlsberg Group Development. The team develops innovative draught dispense system solutions based on market understanding and are constantly evolving system solutions and packaging formats to be implemented in production and live in our productions all around the world.

    The team consists of highly dedicated engineering specialists with a common focus of creating innovative solutions that secures a high-quality brew experience for our end customers. Carlsberg Group Development is a team of technically skilled professionals delivering innovations and new products for all the subsidiaries of the Carlsberg Group.

    What we’re looking for

    We are looking for an experienced project manager in packaging innovation ideally knowledgeable in plastic designing & recycling. Our future colleague has an innovative mindset, focuses on solutions instead of obstacles and able to look at the big picture of project impact.

    The ideal candidate should be driven, passionate about innovation and result oriented. As well as comfortable with collaborating and influencing stakeholders at all competency and seniority level, externally and internally.

  • +5 years of experience from product development and/or project management in packaging preferably from an international environment
  • Strong project management skills
  • Result-oriented with respect for quality, costs and timing
  • Understanding consumer and customer needs
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Experience in polymer design and/or recycling is a plus
  • In terms of personal fit, we are looking for a colleague who is a great networker and enjoys collaboration and knowledge sharing.

    What you can expect

    As one of the leading breweries in the world, Carlsberg can offer you an exciting international career with great individual growth opportunities. Working in the major league of global beer brands, you will be faced with many professional challenges, allowing you to grow in your career. All it takes is your commitment and courage to face challenges head-on and a passion for winning together with your colleagues!


    Apply through the link. Please note that this is the only way we accept applications.

    For questions about the role please contact Thierry Gihan, Dispense Director at

    Deadline for applying is 28th of February . We read applications continuously, and vacancies may be filled sooner than the deadline, so please apply as early as possible.

    We look forward to reading your application.

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