Cargill Senior Innovation Marketing Manager Personal Care in Paris – La défense, France

Senior Innovation Marketing Manager Personal Care

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 155,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Position Purpose & Summary

Define & implement global strategy for Innovation for Beauty, for all ingredients categories. Identify Business Development opportunities that will drive business growth with short, mid and long terms projects. And make sure they meet with growth targets. Decides on technologies to be investigated. Drives Global Innovation (NPPS) to enable incremental & disruptive innovation. Launch innovative products, concepts, services.

Principal Accountabilities


  • Define & Implement the Go-to-Market Innovation Strategy for Beauty for all ingredient categories


  • Identify Market / Customers / Consumer needs and trends in order to make proactive proposals of new products/services/innovation briefs

  • Supports the development of a NPSS plan

  • Create business plan, identify gaps vs growth targets and fill the gap

  • Define investments needed (CAPEX)


  • Manages NPSS portfolios and ensure projects move swiftly through the pipeline.

  • Oversees alignment between current portfolio branding and communication strategies and the NPSS branding and communication plans

  • Drive the launch process following the defined Marketing Plan

  • Oversees the monitoring of business performance of new products during its launch phase (distribution, visibility, price, early experience of the consumer) while ensuring the adjustments necessary to achieve the objectives for the product.

  • Create positioning & communication tools for internal & external communication. Train sales

  • Steer external partnerships


  • Keeps up-to-date on industry trends and market forces, and exploit them for new product/concept briefings and customer dialog

  • Monitor market activity from competition & brands

  • Evaluate market size & potential for all opportunities


  • University degree in Science

  • 10 years of experience in Innovation Marketing In Personal Care industry

  • Experience in team management

  • Having gained experience in complex matrix organisation (min 5 years)

  • Experience with cross-functional and multi-cultural teams

  • Very good interpersonal skills

  • Ability to effectively influence, communicate & partner with internal & external stakeholders

  • Solutions focused mind set

  • Fluency in English language

  • Master of sience

  • Double compentency in Science & Business

  • Experience in B2B2C Marketing

  • Experience in Sustainability

Our Offer

In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today.

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Primary Location France-J-Paris – La défense

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: PAR00497