Director, Child Nutrition Manufacturing, AFI - Aarhus

Strategy, performance and execution

You will head up the Strategic Business Unit of Child Nutrition Manufacturing (CNM) in a team of 10 colleagues and you will set clear direction and ensure execution. As our new Director for CNM, your aim will be to enhance sales in turnover and volume to meet our ambitious strategic targets through P&L responsibility. A central part of your future job as Director, CNM, will also be to drive excellence, best practice and effectiveness in CNM and across the AFI value chain. You will head op the CNM agenda and hence it is your responsibility to adapt the product portfolio to customer requirements as well as to ensure that CNM has the necessary authority, resources and control to deliver.

“You will have an important role working with strategy, performance and implementation in a complex business system, involving global key accounts, internal and external stakeholders at local and regional levels. As you will be a member of the Commercial Management team, you will have significant impact on the future of AFIs presence at a global scale”, Vice President, Commercial, Luis Cubel explains.

High performer with a motivating managerial style

Regardless of your professional and educational background, you can demonstrate widespread experience within the field of management and empowerment of an international  organisation. If you are not a Bachelor or Master of Sales, Commerce or have a similar education, you use your +10 years’ practical experience to document comparable in-depth knowledge about business strategy and key account management in an international context. If you bring B-t-B experience from the ingredients industry that would be a certain advantage. 

You are able to lead and motivate the organisation towards best-in-class performance and you use your great communication and networking skills in both the ongoing cooperation with customers as well as in the daily business with colleagues and internal partners. Further, you have proven to be a skilled people manager fully capable of creating results through others, relying on your outstanding skills for coaching, motivating and inspiring colleagues.

What do we offer?

You will be heading an organisation that is characterized by growth and high strategical importance. Hence, as Director of our CNM business unit you will have the perfect conditions to realise your high ambitions and showcase your capabilities to the rest of the organisation.

What is more, you will become a part of a group that manufactures products for children, one of the most vulnerable customer groups, which is highly dependent on us doing what is right, every day. This gives us a meaningful purpose in our everyday working lives here in AFI.

Apply and Contact

We are conducting interviews for this position on an ongoing basis, so please apply via the link as soon as possible.

For additional information, please call Vice President, Commercial, Luis Cubel at +45 8938 1554or HR Business Partner, Inge Fjord Gerdes at +45 9131 9726.

Please apply via this link.