Product Technologist Innovation

Cloetta Slovakia s.r.o.

Place of work
Cloetta Slovakia s.r.o., Ulica Zeppelina, Levice
Contract type
Start date
Wage (gross)
1 600 EUR/month

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

• Work according to the innovation strategy, able to suggest ideas for improvement within own category. Is aware of the Cloetta strategy and category strategy.
• Understand the purpose of quantitative and qualitative consumer research, and understand marketing requests based on consumer insights, as input in development projects. Applies these insights in Cloetta solutions.
• Deliver all agreed local NPD and international category projects and help improve the project briefing. Understands commercial value and priority.
• Propose new product ideas and investigate the business potential of these innovative ideas.
• Search for relevant technological, (recipe&ingredient OR packaging) trends and evaluate the applicability of Cloetta products. Sharing insights and knowledge within the team.
• Establish an internal and external network and proactively use contacts to support Cloetta projects.

Employee perks, benefits

• A stable and successful international company;
• professional growth and development;
• financial bonus system, Christmas bonus;
• pension contribution;
• loyalty bonuses;
• two extra days of holiday;
• extra day off when a special occasion (birth of child, wedding, funeral);
• contribution to the pension fund (DDS);
• allowance for recreation;
• benefit system "Cafeteria";
• contribution to dentist examination;
• packages of candies for employees;
• Home office.

Information about the selection process

If you are interested in our job offer, please send us your CV. Selected candidates will be invited for a job interview.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

bio)chemical engineering, industrial chemistry or Food Science

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

• Intellectual power, flexible
• Drive for results, good at implementation
• Good communicator, written and spoken
• Proactive, taking initiatives, ownership
• Passionate, committed
• Analytical and Creative
• Team player
• Open attitude toward continuous improvement
• Network builder
• Can work independently
• Managing and prioritizing own workload
• Able to understand commercial & consumer value
• Acts like a business partner


Brief description of the company

Founded in 1862, Cloetta is a leading confectionary company in northern Europe and the Netherlands. Sugar, chocolate products, nuts, pastilles or chewing gums, produced in eight factories, can be purchased in more than 50 countries around the world. Cloetta owns traditional and strong brands such as Läkerol, Cloetta, Jenkki, Kexchoklad, Malaco, Sportlife, Saila, Red Band or Nutisal. Almost 2500 employees in 15 countries worldwide help to produce more than 90,000 tonnes of candy products each year and jointly fulfill the mission of the company - Bring smile to munchy moments.
The largest of the production plants has been based in Levice - Géňa Industrial Park since 2006. Nearly 750 employees have found their job here, making Cloetta one of the key and stable employers in the region. The Levice plant is specialized in a broad technology base, from chewing candies, extruded and molded products to pastilles of specific flavor.
At Cloetta, we follow the principles of teamwork, we value mutual trust, and along with pride in our brands and products, we enjoy what we really do.
In our team, we would like to welcome people who recognize the same values and for whom work is the place for acquiring expertise, developing competencies and areas where you can make full use of your own potential.

Number of employees

500-999 employees


Tel.: +421910828008
E-mail: send CV
ID: 4725357  Dátum zverejnenia: 16.1.2024  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 600 EUR/month