Skip to main content

Category Manger Pet Food

Apply Now
Job ID POL00164 Date posted 07/20/2020 Location :  Hungary | Russia | Poland

Principal Accountabilities

Lead product development for Dry Pet Food products 

  • Lead the process of creating new products

  • Work with cross-functional teams (ex. formulation, supply chain, operations and sales) to produce and successfully commercialize the product

  • Search for innovative solutions in the area of new raw materials, packaging

Lead product launch activities for Pet Food products in 6 European locations

  • Develop strategic marketing plan for a product launch

  • Develop communication materials for customers & training materials for commercial team

  • Develop knowledge of the European Pet Food Market, its needs and competitive landscape

Design, implement and revise product portfolio

  • Ensure that the product portfolio is designed in a way to optimize our competitive position

  • Ensure effective product lifecycle management, provide insights into pricing process

Be responsible for the product line performance

  • Participate and provide insights for annual budget process

  • Accountable for product line performance relative to market, competition, budget

  • Min. Bachelor degree, preferably in veterinary, nutrition or similar
  • Experience in Pet Food industry
  • Fluent English
  • R&D experience
  • Marketing experience is a plus, however formulating / nutrition knowledge is more important
  • Ability to collaborate in teams in international structures
  • Ability to analyze numerical data
  • Category B driving license
  • Readiness for business trips - domestic and international – up to 20 % of time

    We offer

  • Professional development in a multinational company
  • Private medical care 
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension Insurance
  • Gym access
Apply Now

Linkedin Job Matcher

Find where you fit in at Cargill. Log in to connect your LinkedIn profile and we’ll use your skills and experience to search the jobs that might be right for you.

Find Your Match


The Cargill Cocoa Promise is committed to securing a thriving cocoa sector for generations.

Learn More (Sustainable Coco)

& Diversity

Our inclusive culture helps us shape the future of the world.

Learn More (Inclusion & Diversity)

Life at

Discover how you can achieve your higher purpose with a career at Cargill.

Learn More (Life at Cargill)

No recently viewed jobs are here...yet.

Please browse the jobs available on this site. Then, you will see those recently viewed jobs here.