Teamlead (m/f/d) Ingredient Systems

Date: Feb 19, 2024

Location: Darmstadt, DE

Company: Döhler Group

Reference ID: 39911

Are you interested in high-quality, natural, and tasty nutrition?

We are! It’s our ambition to shape the future of nutrition.

Döhler is a leading global producer of natural ingredients and solutions for the food, beverage, lifestyle and nutrition industries. We use innovative technology to process plant-based raw materials and enrich products such as lifestyle drinks, cereals, dairy, and confectionery goods for almost every well-known brand. Close to 10.000 dedicated employees in more than 70 countries share one common goal - to ensure that millions of people around the world enjoy the products created by us.

We strive to inspire and empower our employees in everything we do, and we invite you to join our team – together WE BRING IDEAS TO LIFE.


Your Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement the business strategy including the product portfolio, business development, supply chain, pricing, innovation and the overall growth initiatives
  • Lead and develop a global team of product managers
  • Define a sustainable roadmap to drive the business (and revenue growth) in line with the customer requirements, while ensuring it is in line with the Doehler business values.
  • Drive innovation projects and pipelines through to the commercialization stage
  • Build a strong working relationship with the product organization and the respective internal stakeholders within our global matrix organization
  • Conduct or support customer visits and presentations in collaboration with Sales as well as take over public appearances for the company
  • Communicate up-to-date and aligned portfolio updates on all media incl. product portfolio displays within and outside of the organization
  • Ensure in-house trainings to foster deep understanding of product portfolio and positioning


Your Profile

  • Successful track record in Product Management or Product Lifecycle Management within an international organization
  • Experienced in managing and developing people in a matrix organization; preferably in food & beverage industry
  • Entrepreneurial and hands-on personality with well-developed negotiation skills, determination and the ability to think analytically
  • Strong team player with well-developed interpersonal skills to build positive working relationships
  • Ability to manage change as well as multiple priorities in a dynamic and ever-changing surrounding
  • Fluent German and English skills, additional languages are welcome
  • IT literate (proficient use of MS Office, SAP experience desirable)
  • Flexibility for occasional international travel


Your Benefits

  • Culture: Friendly and informal atmosphere, family-owned company, flat hierarchies, short communication channels, and helpful colleagues
  • Impact: You are an integral part of our business success and make an important contribution to the future of nutrition
  • Empowerment: You can fully unleash your potential and have the opportunity to take on responsibilities
  • Digitalization: We maintain excellent partnerships with market-leading innovators, allowing you to access and work with state-of-the-art technologies
  • Anniversary and special payments
  • Employee referral bonuses
  • Additional benefits: Christmas and summer parties, financial benefits, and online shop discounts (e.g., IT leasing, mobile phone contracts, shopping, and travel discounts, etc.)


Equal opportunities for all

We welcome applicants, who are just as diverse as we are - regardless of age, ancestry, disability, ethnic origin, gender, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, social background or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.

Become a part of our team and apply online trough our career portal. Please note that we are unable to consider or return application documents sent by mail.