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Beverage Application Technician

Job Title: Beverage Application Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Industry:
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q102666_1488180764
Contact Name: Quest Search & Selection
Contact Email: Vanessa@questsearch.co.uk
Job Published: February 27, 2017 07:32

Job Description

Job Description:

An exceptional and exciting Beverage Application Technician role has recently opened within a highly successful FMCG business across the globe. Your main role is to support and work on the development of new formulations from initial development to product launch;

Your responsibilities include:

  • Working alone inside and outside the lab to develop new and exciting beverages using health extracts, vitamin blends and multivitamins;
  • Ensuring proactive product development;
  • Undertake technical risk assessments and develop time plans;
  • Identifying and tracking new ingredients as they are introduced to the industry;
  • Prioritizing projects, shifting the team's focus when the workload requires and when specific technical capabilities are needed;
  • Creating prototypes and flavor blends for application with minimal regulatory input, while understanding the global requirements;
  • Liaising with external suppliers to keep up to date with the latest innovations in raw material and process technologies

Qualifications:

  • Master's/Bachelor's degree holder in Food Technology;
  • A minimum of 5 - 10 years' proven excellent experience of product development in this region;
  • A minimum of 5-10 years' experience of new product launches in this region;
  • An understanding of flavor and health ingredient use rates and applications for preservatives, acidulants, stabilizers and colors, as well as ability to make suitable solutions of these ingredients;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • High level of numerical skills, strong creative and problem solving skills;
  • Positive attitude and a good model to the company;
  • Local taste profiles

If you meet the above requirements, please submit your CV today!

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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