Avoin työpaikka: Area Manager

Raisio's Benecol Division is looking for an


to develop and manage Benecol ingredients and licensing business in the EMEA region.


In this position you will acquire new Benecol license-holding companies and work closely with them to successfully launch Benecol into new markets. Your focus will be in acquiring and managing new business partnerships for commercializing Benecol supplement products primarily in the EMEA region. You will also consult existing brand licensing partners in business development, marketing strategies and marketing execution in order to expand the sales of current Benecol products. Our expert commercial and R&D teams work closely together with you to develop solutions to our brand partners.

To succeed in this position it is essential to have strong experience of at least 5 years in international business development and/or international B2B sales and marketing. You need to understand brand marketing and be sales-oriented with excellent communication, networking and project management skills. You should have a MSc degree in business and be fluent in English. Understanding of consumer goods business and working-level knowledge of Spanish are considered merits.

The location of the position is Raisio. Willingness to travel internationally is essential.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION please contact Sales Director Olavi Erkinjuntti, tel. +358 40 737 5226 on Mon 3rd Aug between 8.30 – 11.00 or on Wed 5th Aug between 13.00 – 16.00, and visit www.raisio.com.

SEND YOUR APPLICATION and CV by e-mail to rekrytointi@raisio.com by August 16th with "Area Manager" in the subject line.


Benecol® is one of the most successful Finnish food brands globally and Benecol products are sold in 30 countries on 5 continents. Our key market areas are UK, Poland, Finland, Ireland, Belgium and Hong Kong. Additionally, Raisio licenses the Benecol brand and the cholesterol lowering ingredient to food companies across the globe.