Engineering & Supply Chain

Regional Technical Specialist- Food Sweeteners

Date Added: 16/04/2019
Consultant: Benny Tan
- Well established organization
- Newly-created Opportunity
- Opportunity to Make a Difference

A leading international food ingredients business with an established presence here in the region is looking for a Lead Technical Specialist for its dairy & beverage product category (particularly in sweeteners) to support the business and its customers within the Southeast Asia Region. This newly-created role will report directly to the head of the department for its various product categories and will be based in Singapore.

The main responsibility will be to support the core technology component area(s) for the business as well as its customers. You will need to translate research discoveries into customer solutions based on marketability of product/ process/ application. The role requires utilization of detailed scientific knowledge to support technology innovation growth by partnering with and customers and technology partners to identify emerging trends and needs in the designated core technology component areas. Whenever needed, you will need to design experiments, methods, systems and procedures to evaluate raw materials properties, new and/or modified products/processes as well as final application functionality prior to trials.

To be successful in this role, you will need to have tertiary qualifications in food science/technology with 5-10 years of application/product development experience in the sweeteners ingredients category. You will also need to show capability in commercial-technical value selling with ability to communicate to clients on the key technical points and have the commercial selling concept. Someone who can work independently on multiple projects and drive business results is highly desirable. Ability to identify and translate industry/market trends into new opportunities and solutions for existing and new customers/markets would also be key element for this position.

To apply, please submit your resume (in MS Word format) to Benny Tan at , quoting the job title and reference number BT15636. We regret that only successfully shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Registration No: R1880064

Type of Work: Permanent

Region: Singapore

Licence No: 16S8060

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