GFIC recruits for a global Food Ingredients Group the 

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Product Development and Application Manager Beverage & Food m/f/d

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Languages: German, English, other foreign languages ​​desirable 

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Location: Southern Germany 

  

Tasks

  • In-depth experience in ready-to-use beverages (RTD)

    • Development of RTD and know how these are basically structured 

    • Know-how in the field of beverage filling, specifically the ability to accompany initial production trials at the customer side and the know how / where to intervene in the event of problems 

  • Good sensory properties, possibly also with flavor know-how 

  • Market know-how 

  • Responsibility and coordination of exciting, innovative development projects for the beverage and food industry 

  • Patent and literature research and participation in patenting own developments 

  • Creation and maintenance of materials and development recipes in the SAP system 

  • Strategic further development of the application area 

  • Close cooperation with other development and interface departments, especially business development and sales 

  • Creation of trend-oriented concepts and sample recipes to support sales and marketing in customer service 

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Empathetic leader

  • leading a small team 

  • Employee motivation and a structured way of working 

  • Type of “doer” who wants to make a difference and moves forward 

  • Customer oriented, able to make discussion with clients 

  • Open mind: you are open to new ideas and enjoy implementing customer requests and new product requirements 

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Intelligent developer with the ability to think outside the box (generalist food education)

  • Creative and intelligent approach to the development of product solutions within our product portfolio (e.g., setting of the rheological properties with our powders, etc.) 

  

Your profile

  • Study 

    • (diploma / master) in food or beverage technology, 

    • state-certified technician specializing in brewing and beverage technology 

    • or a comparable qualification 

  • Several years of research and development experience in the beverage sector 

  • Management experience is an advantage 

  • Affinity to technological issues and good sensory skills 

  • Good knowledge of MS Office applications as well SAP 

  • Willingness of travelling of around 20% 

  

 

Your application

please apply in German or English language

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Please take into consideration, that we cannot accept any other channel for your application 

 

We will only contact shortlisted contacts 

  

  

  

Reference Number 2161
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for more informations call +49 171 644 8094

GFIC

Geiger Food Ingredients 
Recruitment & Consult.Ing

 

Munich | Gruenwald | Germany

+49-171-644 80 94 

Skype alfredgeiger

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alfred.geiger@geiger-foodingredients.com