Food Technologist – Meat

  • Professional Services
  • Full Time
  • 4 years ago

Job Information

Job Description

As part of a multi-billion dollar global organisation, our client is a market leader in the development, production, supply and application of food ingredients to the food industry throughout Asia-Pacific. With a Regional Head Office in Melbourne, yet diverse and extensive customer base in the region, they have established a reputation for excellence and innovation across multiple food categories. In line with a growth strategy, this organisation is now looking to secure an energetic Food Applications Scientist with meat experience highly regarded.

About the role

Working closely with the customer and the internal technical function, this role will be pivotal in applications development and translating customer needs, industry trends and R&D innovations into new applications in food with specific focus on meat/poultry. Reporting to the Head of Regional Application the role will fundamentally align as the technical partner for customers in development projects and any technical questions. The role will also involve:

  • Technical development of new product applications
  • Introduction of new products into the market
  • Working jointly with Sales and Marketing on customer applications development
  • Developing and maintaining a detailed project plan
  • Managing project deliverables in line with the project plan
  • Resolving cross-functional issues at project level
  • Managing projects, scope, change, progress and preformance

This role will also include regular travel to customer sites spanning across the Asia Pacific region.

Skills & Experience  

Ideally degree qualified in food Science, food technology or an engineering discipline; you will have previous experience preferably in the meat/poultry sector. You will have knowledge working in an operations and commercial acumen with a strong desire to develop and expand your capabilities. Strong communication, problem solving and enthusiasm will be critical to your success, as will a can do attitude and aspiration to take the next step in your career.

How to apply

Contact Ailin Bonilla on (03) 8613 3559 for a confidential discussion.

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