R&D Technologist

Location: Mount Waverley, Victoria
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Contact: Scott Logan

About the company

An iconic global blue chip FMCG with some of the world's best known brands, this category leading manufacturer is investing heavily in innovation and is seeking additional support in expediting their pipeline.

About the role

This is a broad R&D role contributing to new product development initiatives on both a short and long term horizon, cost reduction and materials projects across product and packaging including with suppliers, running pilot and test kitchen trials, scaling up to manufacturing, supporting the plant with technology and process, and working with a broad range of stakeholders across the business.

About you

We're flexible on the level of experience required, but generally seeking:

  • Minimum tertiary degree in food science or technology
  • Experience working in a product development role in food and beverage
  • Strong stakeholder engagement and interpersonal skills, collaborative nature


In order to find someone who can commence in this role at short notice, we can be extremely flexible on the requirements of it. We are open to someone who wants to undertake this role on a full time basis, or equally so a part time role on two, three or four days per week. We can also customise the deliverables within the role to suit someone with relatively less, or much more experience.

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