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Managing Director (m/f/div) MedPalett

Date: Mar 25, 2021

Location: Sandnes, NO

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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Managing Director (m/f/div) MedPalett



Location: Norway : Sandnes

Function: General Management

Career Level: Senior professionals (> 5 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik Operations GmbH

Business Line: Health Care


What we offer

MedPalett AS is located at Hanabryggene in Sandnes and is part of Evonik Industries AG. MedPalett AS has developed and produces the nutraceutical Medox. Medox is a unique, natural product made from the peel of billberries and blackcurrants and is the result of basic research at the University of Bergen as well as several years of research in our own laboratories in Sandnes. See www.medox.no for more information.



  • Lead and develop the local skilled and motivated team
  • Manage the legal entity MedPalett in line with Norwegian laws and regulations 
  • Maintain the quality system that meets global QA standards
  • Drive top line sales worldwide in alignment with global consumer business strategy
  • Responsible for P&L MedPalett
  • Drive the company’s operating capabilities to surpass customer satisfaction, retention and company goals
  • Map potential customers and generate leads responsible for client relationship management
  • Establish and maintain relationship with B2C influencers and key strategic partners in Scandinavia 
  • Global Business Development
  • Prepare timely and accurate financial performance reports and budgets
  • Assess and improve processes and new technologies, responsible for implementation



  • More than 5 years experience in business development, sales or successful experience as CEO or managing director of a Direct-to-Consumer business, preferably in the food, pharma or nutraceutical industry
  • Experience managing enterprise's human resources, finances, operations and strategies
  • Proven track record of outstanding performance in a previous complex enterprise
  • Experience in the health sector is a plus (medical education; work with scientific publications; hospitals; health personnel; pharmacies, etc)   
  • Demonstrated experience of ethical leadership
  • Ability to make business projections into the future
  • Fluency in Norwegian and English
  • Outstanding verbal and written skills, and experience working with staff on all levels
  • An inspirational leader with the ability to represent the business in Scandinavia across all channels and to align and lead in a matrix of global corporate entity

Your Application

To ensure the fastest process of your application and to protect the environment, please apply online via our careers portal at https://careers.evonik.com.

Please address your application to Kareen Braun. If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact our Recruiting Center Team at  0800 2386645 (Germany only) or +49 201 177 4200.


Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.