Applications Technologist – Oral Care/ Pharma

Location
South East
Salary
£25-35K basic plus excelent benefits and bonus
Posted
15 Aug 2017
Closes
12 Sep 2017
Ref
203
Contract Type
Full Time

A top global manufacturer of Flavours, my client supplies to a cross section of food and drink companies.  They are currently looking to recruit a specialist Oral Care and Pharmaceutical application technologist with some product development experience within FMCG manufacturing environment.

Role:

  • Evaluate flavours in oral care and pharmaceutical applications (toothpaste, mouthwash, OTC medicine, lozenges, pastilles etc)
  • Pro-actively monitor flavour performance and stability in these products
  • Select optimal flavours for customer projects according to all relevant requirements (taste profile, legislation, technical suitability, costs, etc.)
  • Prepare state-of-the-art flavoured food products for customer presentations
  • Create innovative ideas for oral care/ pharmaceutical formulations
  • Act as project leader for all allocated projects.
  • Provide support and exchange information on flavour performance, recipes, etc. within the business

Requirements:

  • Relevant degree or equivalent
  • Experience in product development or manufacturing in the oral care/ pharmaceutical products industry or as an application technologist in the flavour industry (min. 3 years)
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with high level of customer contact
  • Demonstrate a strong initiative and a hands on approach
  • Ability to frequently work independently and also as part of a wider collaborative team in the UK and Europe.
  • Used to managing multiple projects concurrently.


To apply you must fulfil the requirements above and be eligible to live & work in the UK.

As director of Helen Crawshaw Search Ltd I am a specialist recruiter working extensively across the EAME region. I solely specialise in working with candidates & clients in the following sectors: Flavours | Fragrances | Food Ingredients | FMCG.