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OP Project Manager

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About the job

OP Project Manager - (HAPS – fulltime)

Are you the experienced OP Project Manager that we are looking for? In our state-of-the-art factory at Haps we have a new position in the OP Team.

About the job

Being part of both factory and Regional OP teams, the mission of the OP Project Manager is to drive project excellence in execution for praoduct related projects and innovation projects at both factory and European platform level (Innovation, Renovation, Productivity, Secure supply) by:

- Managing factory/platform projects and project dashboards
- Leading cross-functionally (internal & central teams, suppliers) the implementation of key projects

The OP Project Manager is responsible to animate projects and focuses on total COGS performance of the factory, ensuring its competitiveness.

Finally the OP team is the single liaison point between Central and Regional Cycles & Procurement and Products Sourcing teams and the factories for project implementations.

Your main responsibilities
Manage, lead and implement Product Related projects* (both on factory & regional level) in a continuous changing environment;

- Mobilize and drive cross-functional resources to deliver projects OTIF
- Drive issue resolution with the cross functional team and align clear recommendations on way forward
- Define the executional timeline with the factory and cross functional teams
- Challenge/clarify requests (deliverables/objectives/resources)
- Prioritize and set implementation plan
- Monitor and track projects advancement/performance & KPIs
- Communicate project status to Plant Leadership Team(s) and regional Director platform (Fuel for Growth)
- Ensurelink with suppliers for project settlement/execution
- Deliver projects First Time Right
-Ensure production continuity in a highly challenging supply market).

*Product related projects:
- Productivity project (Raw Materials & Packaging, Controllable, etc)
- Secure supply projects (New suppliers/sites approval, contingency plan settlement, etc.)
- Quality and Regulatory driven product changes
- Renovation/Innovation projects


About you

About you
- Academic Background
- Min. 3 years of experience in Project Management is key
- Master degree in Engineering/Business
- Knowledge, experience in Manufacturing/Supply Chain or operational/technical environments
- Ability to manage functionally and remotely cross-functional and international teams
- Solid financial/industrial performance acumen
- Excellent proficiency in managing Office suite: Excel, PowerPoint, Asana and iProView
- Preferably experience in industries with a strong project culture; e.g. FMCG, IT, Automotive

About us

About us
Working here you’ll need to enjoy a fast-pace, complexity and it can get a little challenging. But it’s packed with opportunities.You’llwork with some of the best-known brands in the world, such as Alpro, Evian, Nutricia, Activia and Nutrilon and we absolutely guarantee that you can just be yourself. Be innovative and entrepreneurial and the impact you could make might just amaze you. Join our movement for a healthier world. One Planet One Health BY YOU .
We are proud to be an equal employer. We are convinced our differences make the difference and that an inclusive working environment will drive our growth as a business, as teams and as individuals. We will therefore consider all applicants for employment* fostering an inclusive working culture that is accessible for all.
Did you know that as a B-Corp certified company, Danone Benelux meets the highest verified standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and accountability?
* all applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status

We Offer
At Danone, we offer a complete package of benefits, with a competitive primary salary and yearly bonus, but also benefits like a premium free pension, 30 days annual leave and several discounts on a collective health insurance and even on some of our products.

What’s next?
Are you the OP Project Manager we are looking for?Hit the “ apply now ” button. After the application deadline first feedback will follow within 2 weeks.To comply with GDPR regulations, we cannot process your personal data without given consent. Therefore, we strongly recommend applying directly via our careers website .
Need more information? Please contact me:Sigrid van der Poel-Kreike, Talent Manager on

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