Process & Technology Laboratory Manager - Flavours & Fragrances

Job Title: Process & Technology Laboratory Manager - Flavours & Fragrances
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JWL110295_1633156025
Contact Name: Jolene Lee
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Job Published: October 02, 2021 14:27

Job Description

Our client is a global player in the Flavours & Fragrances industry seeking for a Process & Technology Laboratory Manager for their R&D Division in Singapore responsible for technological development work in accordance to the life cycle of flavours and continuous improvements in product, process and equipment design.

Reporting to the R&D Director, you will be responsible for managing flavour process technology laboratory from project initiation through adoption and termination of specific perimeters. You will assist and provide support to R&D team to create more profound flavours in compliance to the food regulations and restrictions such as GMO, BSE, etc and work with flavourist for process and technology flavour development and enhancement.

You will review and modify HQ Flavour formulae to suit the Asia market. You will also be responsible for the introduction of new formulae and current sophisticated bases and adapt the flavours/bases to the market. You will also ensure that safe working practices are adhered in the Laboratory. You stay abreast of market trends and innovations both regionally and globally. You have regular review of the Global Flavour market and closely review the local tastes and specific customer requirements in this region by maintaining close contact with company key accounts. You will provide guidance to technologist to ensure project progress smoothly and encourage proactive projects. You will provide guidance, training and coaching to technologist whenever there are new technologies or machineries.

Ideally you have minimum 8 years of relevant experience in the Food Flavour industry with minimum 3 years in leadership capacity. You have good knowledge of Chemistry and Flavour Chemicals with good sensory evaluation/organoleptic skills and experience in handling laboratory equipment such as reactors and spray dryers. You have strong expertise in Flavour Process Technology Laboratory procedures and methodology. You have minimum Degree in Food Science, Food Technology, Chemistry or related degree. Post graduate holder preferred.

You have good communication and presentation skills. You are able to work with cross-functional teams and ability to work under tremendous pressures.

This is a very exciting role to shape innovation in food flavours in the market.

Singapore Employment Agency Licence No: 16S8069

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