Job Summary :
Undertake research, development and applications of QSR (quick service restaurant) sweet kettle products. These include bakery fillings, sundae toppings, ice cream ripples, sweet sauces, dessert syrups, beverage syrups and coating dips.
Use knowledge developed in this area to promote and build new QSR sales and reinforce existing ones by providing technical service to clients and prospects.
This is a strong resource to the Technical Support Manager with regard to short and long-range plans, strategies and tactics.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities :
Formulate and develop sweet kettle products according to customer requirements.
Work on new product ideas proactively.
Report on how new product ideas could be used organizationally.
Pre-qualify new raw materials required for product development.
Ensure regulatory compliance of products under development.
Establish specifications data sheet for new products.
Provide technical assistance to clients and prospects.
Support sales staff and travel with them to call on clients and prospects.
Provide assistance and training to Marketing and Sales departments.
Complete complex tasks in a timely manner to support business objectives.
Keep up-to-date on product trends and market launches.
Represent the company by participating and attending various trade organizations, i.e. Philippine Association of Food Technologists, Philippine Food Chamber, etc.
Responsible to constantly seek improved ways and methods to better serve customers, external and internal.
Respond to client requirements, analyze opportunities and problems, and initiate / provide creative solutions.
Education & Experience :
Bachelor’s degree in Food Technology or allied courses.
At least 5 years of experience or a Master’s degree and relevant experience.
Product and process development experience. Exposed to quality systems such as GMP, HACCP and FSSC.
Analytical instrument knowledge; product, processing and testing knowledge, including the ability to understand and explain results.
Skills & Abilities :
Ability to prioritize tasks.
Ability to develop and understand cost for a project.
Excellent communication skills.
Ability to work independently and within a team.
Execution / Results Driven
Develops Self & Others
Know Your Business
Entrepreneurial (Creativity / Leading Change / Innovation)
Working Environment / Physical Demands :
Work is in a professional office and laboratory environment.
Periodical exposure to manufacturing plant conditions.
ABOUT SENSIENT TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION :
Sensient Technologies Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of colors, flavors, and fragrances. Sensient employs advanced technologies at facilities around the world to develop specialty food and beverage systems, cosmetic and pharmaceutical systems, inkjet and specialty inks and colors, and other specialty and fine chemicals.
The Company's customers include major international manufacturers representing most of the world's best-known brands. Sensient is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
As a dynamic and diversified global leader, we offer an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits package.