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Title:  NPD Specialist - GBS, St.Petersburg

Job ID:  80341
Country:  Russian Fed.
City:  St.Petersburg
Professional area:  Marketing
Contract type:  Permanent
Professional level:  Experienced

St.Petersburg, SPE, RU, 123456


We’re JTI, Japan Tobacco International and we believe in freedom. We think that the possibilities are limitless when you’re free to choose. In fact, we’ve spent the last 20 years innovating, creating new and better products for our consumers to choose from. It’s how we’ve grown to be present in 130 countries.

But our business isn’t just business. Our business is our people. Their talent. Their potential. We believe when they’re free to be themselves, grow, travel and develop, amazing things can happen for our business

That’s why our employees, from around the world, choose to be a part of JTI. It’s why 9 out of 10 would recommend us to a friend. And why we’ve been awarded Global Top Employer status, six years running

So when you’re ready to choose a career you’ll love, in a company you’ll love, feel free to #JoinTheIdea. 

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Local applicants are welcome

Department: Marketing & Sales

Location: Saint Petersburg, Russia

Reporting to: NPD Center Process Manager

Role: permanent


What will you do - Responsibilities:

  • Execute NPD projects related to product and/or packaging changes within company system;
  • Track progress of the projects and report status;
  • Prepare Packaging Briefs, Market simulations / Creative designs, etc;
  • Coordinate bar-codes assignment process;
  • Organize and lead projects' kick-off meetings under the responsibility of Project Manager role;
  • Track information on lead-times for different steps of the process;
  • Track and look for opportunities to optimize product cost and rationalize OTC amounts;
  • Manage end to end NPD process ensuring timely execution of all projects;
  • Track and ensure updates to NPD related data - Product Specifications file, Bar-codes, Blends and NTMs cost, etc;
  • Provide support to the markets on PLM related questions;
  • Provide regular and ad hoc reports.


Who are we looking for - Requirements:

  • University degree;
  • 3 years experience in a multinational organization in a similar role, Markeging or project management roles;
  • Strong experience and knowledge of packaging and product development;
  • SAP knowledge is highly preferred;
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken);
  • Excellent team player, goal oriented.


What's in it for you:

  • Dynamic working environment;
  • Team of highly motivated professionals;
  • Wide development opportunities;
  • Summer schedule, Flexible working hours;
  • Work from home;
  • Competitive compensation package;
  • Modern eco-friendly office in the city center (Petrogradskaya metro station).


What are the next steps – Recruitment process:


Thank you very much for your interest in the role. You are welcome to apply.

We will make sure every candidate will receive a reply within 2 weeks after the application


Should you have any questions, you are welcome to contact Evgenia Suvorova – Recruiter (

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