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The Vetropack Group is one of Europe's leading manufacturers of packaging glass. With a total of about 4000 employees, it operates glass plants in Switzerland, Austria, Czech Republic, Croatia, Slovakia, Ukraine, Italy and Moldova. It enables everyone to enjoy food and beverages in the most elegant, safe and responsible way.

IT-Product Owner (business process Product Development and R&D)

Locations: Croatia (Hum na Sutli, Zagreb) preferably 


The Product Owner IT (business process Product Development and R&D): product development and IT - a match made in heaven.


Key responsibilities

  • End2End IT-ownership for the Product Development Business Process and Applications
    • Understand the needs of Product Development
    • Propose options for best IT solutions
    • Ensure the system runs as defined and all interfaces are considered
    • Lead any continuous improvement and further development of the product


  • Partnering and forming the product team together with the “Business Process owner Product Development” and the CTO department
    • Shared ownership for the performance of the systems
    • Act as a contributor to find best solutions
    • Understand not only the needs but also motivation behind the needs in Product Development
    • Act as an ambassador of Product Development within IT team
    • Be the channel connecting all relevant IT stakeholders and Information Security


  • Delivery of the product
    • Co-manage the projects together with the Product Development Business Process Owner
    • Lead the interface with any external partners for the systems
    • Continuous improvement and further development of the product
    • Delivery of the product based on SLAs (daily operation)
    • Share the accountability of SLAs definition together with the Product Development teams


The Successful Candidate

  • Product and Project Management Skills
  • Reliable, flexible, great team player
  • Able to work proactively and in structured manner
  • Strong self-management skills
  • Accustomed to work in remote teams
  • Strong in relationship and stakeholder management
  • Ability to communicate with international colleagues, being sensitive and open-minded to cultural diversities of colleagues
  • Willingness to irregular group-wide travel up to 25%




  • Bachelor’s degree
  • CAD, CAE and similar is a must
  • ITIL and SAP advantage
  • Experience with Product and application knowledge in the Product Development business process area
  • English level B2 minimum in spoken and written language
  • 5 years of experience
  • minimum 2 years of experience in similar role


How to apply 

Kindly invite you to apply via Vetropack Career Site. All documentation should be submitted in English language. Job posting is open until position is filled.


Looking forward to receiving Your application!


We enable everyone to enjoy beverages and food in the most elegant, safe and responsible way!

More details about Vetropack Group looking for


Hum na Sutli, HR

Facility:  Vetropack Straža d.d.
Experience level:  Experienced professional