Innovation Project Manager

Job Title: Innovation Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Malaysia
Salary: MYR 400000 to MYR 460000
Contact Name: Nick O’Connell
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Job Published: October 15, 2019 17:05

Job Description

  • Global Company
  • Attractive Salary
  • Career Progression

A global company with over 200 years’ experience in the beverage industry. This company offers retail products and professional solutions, such as coffee machines, ingredients, and professional services to customers worldwide.

The primary responsibilities of the Regional Project Delivery Manager is the integrated delivery of the larger renovation growth projects to market and to support the in-market performance of the project in market till project closure. Additionally the Regional Project Delivery Manager support the regional roll out and implementation of the large innovation projects, which are ran by the Global Innovation Delivery Managers

Responsibilities / Key activities

  • Leading the multidisciplinary team responsible for the full project delivery, The core team exists of 5-6 work-stream leads
  • Driving the overall content and quality of delivery of the growth projects
  • Driving and managing the key stakeholder alignments with the business and other relevant partners like R&D and Operations
  • Support translating the growth opportunity coming from marketing or commercial into a clear and concise project brief and planning
  • Make & Drive the project planning, resources management and budget
  • Responsible for to continuously manage the planning, resources and budget and signal (anticipated) deviations
  • Identify, manage and mitigate delivery opportunity and project risks
  • Actively driving the project gate reviews and key decision-making moments
  • Responsible to challenge on decisions to be made and justify made project decisions at all times

Required Experience & Competencies

  • University Degree or thinking level, preferably in food or business management
  • Experience in a project management role within an international matrix organization
  • A minimum of 10 years relevant experience in innovation- and/or project management preferably in the FMCG
  • Good influencing and organizational skills
  • Good understanding of Marketing, R&D, Operations, Sales, Finance
  • Work experience in Asia


All interested candidates, please apply now, and we will get in touch for a confidential discussion.

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