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Innovation and Artwork Project Assistant

  • Posted: 7 Sep 2021
  • Marketing
  • Macquarie Park
  • Australia

About the job



Danone has an exciting opportunity for a recent graduate or a candidate within a junior role to join the business as we continue to drive innovation. In this role and with the support of the Head of Innovation, you will learn about the world of project management and play a pivotal role in delivering our strategic priorities through cross functional collaboration and project assistance. 


Your responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):


  • Innovation Delivery - working in an agile way, develop project milestones, deliverables and key milestones consistently monitoring throughout the project process to ensure timely completion 
  • Cross Functional Collaboration - develop strong working relationships with cross functional colleagues, forming a cohesive project team where you will act as the project specialist
  • Stakeholder Management - assist the preparation and where necessary present project updates to senior leaders in the business answering all questions they may have about the progress
  • Project Facilitation - be accountable for the overall delivery and timeframes associated with projects, ensuring that action items to project teams are completed and deadlines are met, identifying any barriers or solutions along the way 
  • Artwork Execution - act as the subject matter expert for artwork process including uploading artwork to our bespoke system and working cross functionally to ensure timely approvals and processes are met
  • Global Contribution - represent the Oceania cluster by regularly attending global calls to provide an update on Oceania's strategic projects

About you



This is an exciting opportunity for a recent graduate or somebody looking to begin their career in a global FMCG organisation. You will be ambitious with a curious nature. You will use your interest in marketing to establish yourself as an accountable project assistant and thrive developing strong working relationships whilst working in an agile way to manage competing priorities. 


Ideally you will have: 


  • Bachelors Degree in Marketing or Business
  • Experience working within a corporate setting in a full time position or internship 
  • A solutions based attitude with the agility to provide a meaningful contribution to the business
  • Exceptional communication skills with the ability to develop strong working relationships 
  • A curious nature looking to take onboard a new challenge and learning opportunity with the desire to succeed

About us



Do things your way. The way you work, the way you develop, the way you progress, it's all up to you. 


Working here you'll need to enjoy a fast-pace, complexity and it can get a little challenging, but it's packed with opportunities. You'll work with some of the best known brands in the world, such as YoPro, Activia, Aptamil, Karicare, Fortisip and Nutrison and we guarantee that you can just be yourself. 


Always looking to bring the outside in to continuously improve our ways of working as well as our Danoners day to day experiences, we have been awarded - 


  • Great Place to Work Accreditation - a globally recognised programme where we are recognised as one of the best places to work in Australia
  • 2021 and 2020 finalists in the Australian HR Awards for the category Employer of Choice
  • 2020 winners of the Employer of Choice award through the NZ HRD Awards 


Be innovative and entrepreneurial and the impact you could make might just amaze you. Join our movement for a healthier world. One Planet One Health BY YOU. 


Danone is an equal opportunities employer. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin or disability status. If you require any assistance during the recruitment process because of a disability, please enclose details within your application. 





As well as the opportunity to work within an innovative global organisation that is always striving to be the best, we offer extensive learning and development opportunities and support to our people on their career journey. We also offer - 


  • Thank Danone it's Friday - 3pm finishes every Friday
  • Fully subsidised top level health insurance
  • Performance related bonus


We believe everyone has talent, something which comes natural to you. Your uniqueness is something which brings both excellence as well as energises you. 

Application procedure

  • Resume and Cover letter

  • Interview #1

  • Interview #2

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