|Job Type||Full time|
|Salary||up to 80,000 THB/Month|
Our client is a multinational food flavoring and ingredients company which is headquartered in the Netherlands. In Thailand they have a small manufacturing facility with around 15 employees, however they plan to increase production by 300% over the next few years. They are seeking a new product innovation specialist to join their team in Bangkok.
SENIOR APPLICATION SPECIALIST - (R&D) – FOOD FLAVORING BKK – FOOD TECHNOLOGIES
The sought-after candidate will report to the R&D Innovations Manager and assist with new product developments / flavoring development and trials / assessments for our client’s customers internationally. This will involve the following key responsibilities:
Taste and evaluate existing flavors, including dosage, related to customer’s target.
Apply flavor in sweet or savory applications and select the most performing ones, using sensory tests.
Carry out flavor application projects in compliance with delays, hygiene, quality and security.
Develop new product prototypes that effectively demonstrate opportunities for company’s products.
Work with flavorist on new products ranges and collections, and related presentations.
Prepare market surveys, products leaflet and marketing presentations and search for new food and beverage trends for effective developments.
Prepare flavor samples, product recipes, finished products, samples and presentations.
Be involved in HACCP and ISO norms.
Set up internal tasting sessions (evaluation panels).
Work closely with all R&D and Sales departments.
Coordinate between R&D laboratories and sales.
Degree in food technology or related field.
5+ years’ experience in a R&D / Flavor Creation role preferably in a multinational food company.
Dynamic, fast and flexible team player within a multi-cultural team.
Fluent in English, computer literacy, knowledge of the food industry area.
This multinational food organization is renowned for truly valuing their employees. You will be rewarded with a generous pay package including other benefits and opportunities.