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  • Location

    Utrecht

  • Job title:

    R&D Specialist

  • Sector:

    Food

  • Job ref:

    48091

  • Start Date:

    2022-04-07

The Company
Our client is a world leader in the food industry. Their mission is to promote health through food for as many people as possible. Their products are of the highest quality, and they strive for quality in all the areas they operate. They promote a culture of social responsibility, and they are actively working on making the world a better place.
Are you excited to be a part of their team? Then keep on reading.

Role description
As a R&D Specialist, you will be offering support to the global R&D team of the company. Currently, there are a lot of ongoing projects within the company, and the company is lacking support with ingredient specification. So, in this position, you will be responsible for the testing and documentation of various ingredients, assessing the quality of materials, and maintain the communication channels between external and internal stakeholders.
The global team is divided into sub teams:
  • - Micro elements (amino acids, minerals, vitamins)
  • - Fats and oils (coming from plants and/or animals)
  • - Flavours and colours
Depending on your prior experience, you will be placed accordingly.   

Responsibilities
  • - Checking the quality of raw materials and ingredients
  • - Documenting quality testing
  • - Handling data
  • - Communicating with internal and external stakeholders

Requirements
  • - Fluency in English
  • - Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Food Technology or related
  • - Previous experience in an R&D, RA, QA position within FMCG industry
  • - Affinity with systems (SAP, Excel)
  • - Ability to handle big data

Other information
For this role an EU passport or (search year) VISA for Europe is required. No Intercontinental sponsorship possible. Are you ready to take a new step in your career? If you are interested please upload your resume using the apply button.