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Project Manager (Plant-Based Acceleration Unit) - 1 year contract

  • Posted: 22 Apr 2022
  • Marketing
  • Singapore
  • Singapore

About the job

Plant Based Acceleration Unit (PBAU) is a newly formed team to lead the Plant Based(PB) Strategy & Execution across all geographies and all categories. The Unit will play a vital role in creating the long-term strategy for PB and to secure the execution with countries in a way that secures speed, scale and simplicity. At the same time the PBAU serves as Center of Expertise to provide expertise for markets to succeed in Plant Based.


PB in Asia, Middle East & Africa (AMEA) is still a small but fast growing business. We will require strong coordination between local Country Business Units (CBUs) and specific function to prevent this knowledge gap. Specifically there is a need to reshape Financial and S&I data to new organization , reorganize business flow for logistic & procurement as well as adapted COGS variance tracking.


•Coordinate with local CBUs and ensure continued reporting of monthly and quarterly financial numbers for PBAU AMEA.
•Ensure data availability and hierarchy for review by local CBUs / E-comm to allow

Strategy & Insights (S&I)
•To ensure that the data sources that is available currently is collated and then reported in one similar format for AMEA reporting
•Ensure market research across zone is documented and shared across CBUs during 2022 LF transition and as template for future.


Design to Delivery (D2D)
•Review and document the different import routes/business model in region to ensure that no sales are loss when we transition into new structure
•Ensure that the co-packers / D2D team are in place for exports to allow for business continuity.
•Coordinate the request and needs for COGS savings-local sourcing in the region to ensure working business model with the co-man start up

This is a 1-year contract role and is based in Singapore.

About you


The ideal candidate:

•Do-er profile, can do attitude
•Strong collaboration skillsets
•Commercially savvy mindset
•Project Management Experience
•Existing Plant Based business experience as additional benefit

About us


Danone is a global food company holding top positions in healthy food through its three businesses Essential Dairy & Plant Based Products, Specialised Nutrition and Waters. Its mission, bringing health through food to as many people as possible, embodies commitment to human progress and business success. This gives meaning to the work of our 100,000 Danoners worldwide on an everyday basis.


A healthy body needs healthy food. And healthy food needs a healthy planet. This is what our new signature One Planet One Health embodies.

For passionate people looking for autonomy and exciting career opportunities, Danone truly has something special inside!