Food Technologist - SI170812F

Company Name Technical Focus Recruitment
Location Silverwater, NSW, Australia
Date Posted October 6, 2017
Category Scientific, Quality Assurance & Product Development
Job Type Permanent Positions


We currently have an exciting and new opportunity for a passionate and Innovative Food Technologist to join a leader of Key Functional Food Ingredients – broad based applications. This is an ideal position for someone with a background in Food Ingredients, Formulations, Product Application and NPD. The main details of the role are:

• NPD through Functional Ingredients & Applications.
• Dynamic, fast paced work environment.
• Competitive Salary
• Sydney-based

The Company
Your new employer is a renowned Food Ingredients company associated with many globally recognised brands. With such a vast range of products and a continually growing workforce, the company is in a constant state of growth and a leader within the Australian and global market.

The Role
• Contribute to the Food Innovation program for Key Accounts and Customer base.
• Own n drive Product Application.
• Provide food technology support to the company’s Supply Chain Management, Operations and Sales & Marketing teams.
• Development of new products and improvements to current products.
• Development of the operations procedures.
• Raw material evaluation/approval and packaging innovation.
• Manage the development and revision of standard operating procedures

What you need to succeed
• A tertiary degree in Food Technology/Science or other related disciplines.
• Minimum 7 + years Food Industry experience with knowledge of product development, processing and quality programs and packaging innovation
• Must be creative, yet practical.
• Ability to interpret and utilise Key Functional Ingredients / Formulation and Application for Key Accounts.
• Ability to drive projects to a timely conclusion and to prepare concise reports outlining action recommendations and full justification.
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to meet deadlines.
• Sound communication, planning, organising, leading and controlling skills.

If this sounds like you, Please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below to send an application. If you require any further information please call Stephen Ibbotson or Mitchell Cole on 02 9421 5900 Job Reference No: SI170812F.

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