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Senior Food Scientist

Job Title: Senior Food Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Riding of Yorkshire
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q84768
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: SOM.75583.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: August 21, 2012 17:26

Job Description

This global, blue-chip business are the proud owners of some of the top FMCG brands and are currently looking for a Senior Scientist. Reporting into the Head of Research & Development, you will manage multiple projects from concept through to launch. Enlisting support from a cross-functional team you will manage the process every step of the way from ideas generation to initial trials, factory trials, artwork specifications and packaging. Projects will vary in their length, scope and impact on the business so you will need to prioritise and be flexible so must have impeccable time management skills. Educated to at least degree level (MSc ideally) in Food Science, Chemistry or a related discipline you will currently be working in the Research & Development function of a food/non-food FMCG manufacturer. Ultimately we are looking for a highly skilled scientists with inquisitive minds and fantastic interpersonal and relationship management skills. You will be ambitious and driven with a determination to develop your Research & Development career within an FMCG giant. This business is recognised for its people development programme and for hiring top talent with huge potential and quickly progressing careers. Within the Research & Development function this is hugely apparent and this opportunity is the chance to become an integral part of an innovative and forward thinking NPD department, with huge potential for progression. If you have the required skills and experience please apply today!