Ardagh Group is a global leader in glass and metal packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading food, beverage, and consumer care brands.
Ardagh Group has a truly global presence. We operate 100+ metal and glass production facilities in 22 countries, employing approximately 23,000+ people and have global sales of more than $9bn.
We believe that the success of our business depends on the success of our people. We strive to create working environments where our employees feel valued, can work to their full potential, and where their achievements are celebrated.
We are creating an exciting future for Ardagh that is built on our core values of trust, teamwork and excellence and we have opportunities in a wide variety of disciplines across our organisation.
The R&D Team Manager is responsible for implementation of assigned portfolio of projects or service by managing work assessment and team priorities and coating qualifications in the area of Coatings and Print Technologies.
Education & Training :
Diploma- / or Master’s degree in relevant area (Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering)
Minimum of 4-5 years of management / project management experience
4-5 years of experience in Coating and Printing Technologies
Trained / certified within project management desired
Familiarity with Six Sigma development tools and methodologies beneficial
Excellent language skills in English (speaking and writing), German beneficial
Experience in management of product or process (equipment) development teams
Experience in management of projects of high technical complexity
Experience in product development working in an engineering, business unit, or manufacturing roleCompetencies :
Our Vision and Values
The people that make up Ardagh Group share much more than a strong brand and an excellent reputation. We each share a common vision : to be the preferred packaging partner to the world’s leading brands.
We will achieve our vision by delivering customer innovation, providing an inspirational environment for our people and creating sustainable value for our business through its growth and development.
Ardagh Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) / Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.