nestlé - design strategist in Lausanne 26

Cédric Peuker, Randstad Inhouse Services Vevey
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lausanne 26, vaud
sales & marketing
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cédric peuker, randstad inhouse services vevey
021 924 62 40

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For our client Nestlé based in Lausanne we are actively looking for a

Design Strategist ? 100% - 1 year

Your mission:

  • Responsible that teams get access to the most appropriate global Design approach to deliver qualitative MVP
  • Be as much of a Design thinker than a Design does
  • Proactively propose new WOWs or technologies that trigger speed & efficiency
  • Lead Design strategy through partnership with Innovation or Design agencies
  • Be a recognized ambassador of the Accelerator in the organization

End to End Design Development:

  • Contribute to Design Development of all accelerator projects with a proactive participation from ideation to shop test by taking into account imperatives of the Business (Safety, Technology; Sustainability, Feasibility, Viability, Desirability); Organize the sharing of Information & Development within Accelerator team.
  • Manage among stakeholders, negotiate with Nestlé decision makers and business partners (Innovation agencies, Design agencies, Co-packer, Printer…)
  • Create synergies through effective networking with all relevant R&D Units, business partners, zones, markets, SBUs, Head Office, external partners (Open Innovation)
  • Develop People in Design competences
  • Identify Talent, Train, Coach & support trainees and propose for employment


  • Strong internal and global network in Design, Insights, Marketing, Culinary, Packaging, Manufacturing & Regulatory
  • Demonstrated skills to develop a concept visually and physically from draft to shelf
  • Demonstrated skills in Brand understanding & Industrial Design (Material & Processes)
  • Demonstrated skills in stakeholder management and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated cross category experience in Product development and launches
  • Strong capacity to pivot and adapt an MVP to gain knowledge