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Senior Food Technologist

Job Title: Senior Food Technologist
Contract Type: Permanent / Full Time
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Industry:
Salary: Six Figure Salary + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH17422_1550724065
Contact Name: Gry Jochumsen
Contact Email: gryj@sixdegreesexecutive.com.au
Job Published: February 21, 2019 04:41

Job Description

About the Company

Join an iconic Australian value-add manufacturer, who is in a growing market and continue to invest in their R&D initiatives and team. Lead projects as part of a high-performing NPD team, driving end to end innovation cycles in a fast-paced and autonomous environment.

About the Role

You will be an integral part of the technical team, operating across multiple food categories in a proactive and self-directed manner. You will manage multiple new product development projects in a stage-gate environment. There is monthly travel required to complete laboratory trials.

  • Contribute to the overall NPD strategy and manage multiple concurrent NPD projects
  • Lead the launch of products in the Australian and international markets from concept to launch
  • Drive delivery of the NPD calendar in accordance with budget restraints
  • Develop strong relationships with suppliers and customers
  • Maintain an excellent understanding of food category trends, ingredients, packaging and technologies

Skills & Experience

It is important that you are looking for a long-term role, with a business that will provide career development, stability and investment in R&D. You need to have most of the below criteria:

  • Tertiary Food Science qualifications
  • Minimum 5 years Senior Food Technologist experience from a Blue-Chip FMCG business
  • Strong stakeholder management skills and working effectively cross-functionally
  • Experience working in a fast-paced and agile environment
  • Keen to join a positive and high-performing team

How to Apply

Click on the APPLY button with your resume or contact Gry Jochumsen on (02) 8024 7114 for a confidential discussion