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Head of Polyolefin Marketing, Consumer Products

  • Location: Austria, Vienna
  • Type: Permanent
  • Application Deadline: 31/05/2019
  • Hours: Full-time

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Join Borealis, a socially responsible, sustainability driven company, as the global marketing lead for the Consumer Products business.

Are you an aspirational leader with the ambition of bringing value to People, Planet and Profit?

As the Head of Marketing for Consumer Products you will be part of the Borealis dynamic marketing leadership team and lead a team responsible for the complete marketing scope of the Consumer Products business. You and your team will set the strategic direction to drive growth and earnings for Borealis' solutions in the packaging market. With the many challenges in the plastics packaging industry faces, your leadership team will make a difference, formulating and implement strategic decisions thereby leading us into an exciting and sustainable future!

In our constant desire to drive forward, we expect you to contribute by... 

  • Defining and ensuring implementation of the strategy with a holistic, global market view for the industry segment Consumer Products. The segment consists mainly of packaging, which includes food, consumer, industrial, flexible and rigid packaging.
  • Define the market segment participation strategy and ensure delivery.
  • Identify new products from a market needs based approach to drive innovation and the commercial launch of recycled-content and virgin-based material solutions.
  • Lead the definition and ensure execution of a market driven innovation plan, value chain management, IPR strategy in a dynamic market.
  • Formulate and implement strategies for Pricing, Product offering, Promoting and Placing (channel) Borealis products into the Consumer Products space.
  • Act as the Borealis interface to the Consumer Products marketing team for of our joint venture partner, Borouge, to ensure global alignment and implementation of global business strategy including expansion to emerging markets.
  • In this role you will be given the accountability and empowerment to set the direction for the future in a profitable way, extracting the most possible value of the business together with your team!

As a Head of Marketing Consumer Products you have a background within the packaging industry and a deep understanding for plastics and customer needs along the value chain. You have a proven track record of excellent marketing achievements with at least 10 years' experience. You have demonstrated the ability to lead a complex and dynamic business segment. You have well developed people-focused leadership and relationship building skills, enabling impact and influence with other teams, such as R&D, Sales, Supply Chain and Finance. You have successfully led an application team in an international environment. Finally, you are passionate, persistent in the daily dealings but at the same time have a conceptual thinking to drive for long-term business success!

The Head of Marketing Consumer Products are reporting to VP Marketing and New Business Development, Maria Ciliberti and will preferably be based at the Borealis Head Office in Vienna. For more detailed information about the position please contact Group Expert Talent Acquisition, Sandra Gillberg (+46704062048).

Are you interested in this opportunity?

We look forward to your online application before 31 May 2019. Please include your CV and cover letter.  We reserve the right to close this vacancy for further applications when we’ve received sufficient applications, that meet the advertised requirements.


We offer a competitive compensation package reflecting your competencies and experience.

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