The Product Innovation team is always on the move, contributing to business growth by developing knowledge and innovating with distinctive and sustainable products.

Waar ga je werken?

At Aviko Product Developers are indispensable. Strong collaboration with Aviko’s versatile business is an important part of the job: in close collaboration with product management, sales, marketing, technology and the wider Cosun community, you will be able to create and deliver added value products to the Aviko Portfolio. The Product Innovation team is always on the move. They contribute to business growth by developing knowledge and innovating with distinctive and sustainable products. You will become part of our Product Innovation team of 14 colleagues including product developers, product managers and sensory specialists. 

This opportunity will be well suited to you, if you have a hands-on approach and can demonstrate an intrinsic passion for food, serving consumers and bringing joy to tables all over the world.

Wat ga je doen?

  • You will oversee the development process from concept all the way through to launch, making sure all products are commercially viable and meet the latest food trends
  • You share knowledge at internal and external venues in order to build, further develop and maintain a knowledge network
  • With your culinary knowledge you will inspire the business including the latest trends
  • You will be supporting the sales teams by developing distinctive products for our global markets. Travel to European destinations may be required up to 25-35% of your time
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams on implementing new ideas and processes.

Wat breng je mee?

  • You are in possession of a diploma from a hotel/culinary school or equivalent and you have relevant experience as a chef or sous-chef
  • You have built up a great culinary network that could significantly contribute to company growth and knowledge
  • You are a great communicator and would love to represent the innovation team in different forums such as product panels for decision makers within the Commercial and supply organization
  • Open for comments on your creations. Criticism will come thick and fast from those that know… but at the same time resilience and a natural charisma to get the best out of the discussions
  • You are inquisitive, goal-oriented, flexible, enthusiastic, eager to learn, creative, stress-resistant but above all a social team player

Wat bieden wij jou?

  • An open, people-centred culture in which you can be yourself and where differences are valued
  • Ample possibilities for a tailor-made package of employment conditions and a good work-life balance
  • A varied and dynamic environment that encourages close collaboration with skilled professionals in an international context for gaining new ideas and experiences
  • A proud employer with an excellent total package of employment conditions
  • A company that prioritises sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility through global initiatives.
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Over Aviko

Aviko is de grootste Europese producent van verse, diepgevroren en gedroogde aardappelproducten en behoort tot de top vier marktleiders in aardappelproducten van de wereld. Sinds 2002 maken wij onderdeel uit van Royal Cosun. Hier zijn we trots op! Vanuit 13 productielocaties in Nederland, België, Duitsland, Zweden, Polen en China bedienen we met veel passie jaarlijks 2,5 miljard tafels. Ons doel is om wereldwijd mensen, culturen en smaken samen te brengen. Hierbij worden we gedreven door de grote potentie van onze producten en door de impact die we daarmee hebben op kwaliteit, service, innovatie en duurzaamheid binnen onze keten; van grond tot mond.

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