Danone is a major business with 17 million euros annual sales and an ever-growing portfolio of some of the world’s most popular and best loved brands. We have a world-wide presence and are focused on products that bring health to our consumers.
This exclusive focus on health is reflected in the four key areas of our business: Fresh Dairy Products, Waters, Baby Nutrition and Medical Nutrition.
Nearly a century ago we were one of the early pioneers in probiotics. Today our technological expertise continues to drive a spirit of innovation.
DANONE IN IRELAND
Danone’s 4 worldwide divisions are represented in Ireland. We have a commercial office in Deansgrange where the following business units are based:
• Danone Ireland – Dairy Division, including a small team supporting the Waters business.
• Nutricia Ireland Limited – made up of Danone Baby Nutrition Ireland and Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition.
There are also production facilities based in Wexford and Macroom, both of which produce for the Baby Nutrition division.
Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition Ireland:- Nutricia specialises in the delivery of advanced medical nutrition for the sick, the infirm and the elderly. As well as being the largest specialist nutrition company in Europe, Nutricia is the market leader in Ireland and the UK. We supply high quality feeds, systems and support services to patients, carers and health care professionals.
Nutricia provides products for individuals who need nutritional support as a result of illness, injury or age. We also provide products that focus on the dietary management of specific conditions, such as cow’s milk allergy, swallowing problems, PKU and Epilepsy.
More information on working at Nutricia is available here: www.nutricia.ie
Danone Baby Nutrition Ireland:-
WHO Code of Breast Milk Substitutes – Danone Baby Nutrition Ireland (Nutricia Ireland Limited) acting in the field of infant and young children nutrition is committed to respect specific rules to comply with the WHO Code of Breast Milk Substitutes and any related regulations applying locally.
The Baby Nutrition division specialises in food for the healthy growth and development of infants and toddlers (0-3 years old) through an extensive range of safe, nutritionally superior and convenient products,
Danone Ireland Limited:- Danone Ireland is a successful company with a portfolio of internationally prestigious brands in the Fresh Dairy Product Category. Key brands for the Danone Ireland business include Actimel, Activia, Danacol, Vitalinea and Danone Greek.
The Danone Ireland website:- www.danone.ie
• Reporting to the Demand and Supply Planning Manager, this role is responsible for short term forecasting and Supply Planning to our European factory network (mainly in France and Belgium) as part of the Planning function within the Supply Chain team.
Managerial experience in Customer Services and Processes Getting things done: Coaching and developing others: Thinks systematically, plans effectively Decision making: combines decisiveness with sound judgement Interpersonal Skills: .
|Working at Danone is very motivating: Very few companies would give a 28-year-old a position with so much responsibility. Taking risks is encouraged and, thanks to close communication with our managers and the trust they place in us, we can grow professionally every day. They offer a lot of training options and let us expand our networking, which is omnipresent in the group culture. This network covers the entire world, which means we can always find a Danoner to help us.|
|Antoine Pulcini, Evian/Volvic road transport buyer|
|There’s a spirit of emulation and friendliness in the company which is extremely motivating and which helps us progress. This spirit comes to the fore very clearly during the two high points of the year for the sales force, the Regional Meeting and the National Sales Convention. During these events, we really feel part of the adventure and that we are participating in the life of an extremely interesting and motivating company.|
|Caroline, Sales Manager|