„Glasklar in die Zukunft“ mit Stoelzle
Die Stoezle Glasgruppe ist führender Hersteller von hochwertigem Verpackungsglas für internationale Kunden in den Bereichen Pharmazie, Spirituosen, Lebensmittel und Kosmetik. An sieben Standorten beschäftigt Stoelzle derzeit ca. 3.100 Mitarbeiter.

Open Innovation Manager (M/W/D)
Key Responsibilities:

o Develop and implement an open innovation strategy aligned with the company's goals and vision
o Identify key focus areas for innovation and potential collaboration opportunities
o Explore external ecosystems, startups, academia, and industry partners to identify innovation opportunities
o Assess the potential of new technologies, trends, and market disruptions
o Cultivate and manage relationships with external partners, fostering a collaborative and innovative environment
o Work closely with internal teams to align open innovation efforts with business objectives and development projects
o Facilitate knowledge transfer and integration of external innovations within the company
o Develop metrics to evaluate the success and impact of open innovation initiatives
Skills & Experience:

o Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (business informatics, technology, innovation, etc.). MBA may be preferred
o Min. five years working experience, preferably in strategic consulting, venture capital, or entrepreneurship
o Proven experience in open innovation, technology scouting, or partnership development
o Strong business acumen with a solid understanding of market trends, emerging technologies, and innovation processes
o Project management skills to oversee the implementation of new initiatives and manage multiple projects simultaneously
o Excellent networking and communication skills to build and maintain relationships with external partners and internal stakeholders
o Strategic thinking with the ability to translate insights into actionable plans

We offer:

o An exciting opportunity to drive strategic initiatives, leveraging external networks to keep our company at the forefront of innovation
o Working in a fast-paced environment with international & top management exposure
o Working on the forefront of innovating and modernizing an industry to achieve environmental transformation
o Annual gross base salary starting of EUR 84.000 (plus bonus)
o Additional benefits (flexible working hours, international travel, regular training workshops)