Dietary Supplements Technical Director, (Human Nutrition & Health) Jobs in Singapore

    Dietary Supplements Technical Director, (Human Nutrition & Health)

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    • Category Commerce & Industry
    • Industry Food & Nutrition
    • Function R & D and Technical Service
    • Consultant Willis Toh
    • License No 16S8060
    • Registration No R1104283
    • Job Ref No WT25049
    • Salary S$150,000 - S$250,000


    Our client is a market leader in the Human Nutrition and Health business and due to business growth in the Dietary Supplements category, have newly created a Shanghai-based Technical Director role to focus and lead the microbiome and functional botanical extract solutions product development in supplements across Greater China markets (China, Taiwan & Hong Kong).


    Reporting to the APAC Technical VP, this role is to drive supplement innovation, supporting the creation of and implementing the product development strategy for Health & Wellness Supplements (Human Health) encompassing microbiome solutions and functional botanical extracts, with particular focus on probiotics. A new Dietary Supplements laboratory in Shanghai is currently being completed to complement the segment growth, a Product Development Manager will be reporting in to this position with plans to grow the team as the segment grows in Greater China.

    You will be supporting the commercial teams with new and existing business relating to new products, and working with other departments and across regions to nourish innovation from idea through to launch. Seeking partners to provide contract manufacturing service for new product presentations will also be part of the jobscope, along with being an active member of the HACCP review team.


    You will ideally have a PhD science degree – Formulation science / Food science / Health Sciences / Microbiology / Biotechnology (fermentation) with proven track record in leading product development applications in Human Nutrition. Expertise in probiotic is a must given the focus in the segment, and you should have experience in Food and Beverage as well as dietary supplements. Leadership quality will be of upmost importance in this position, as we seek for someone strategic and yet hands-on who understands the science behind it. If you are entrepreneurial and can have effective technical conversations with customers providing strong application knowledge, that will be highly regarded. With at least 10-15 years of experience, we are open to applicants with the right attributes who are ready to step up into a leadership role.

    To Apply

    To apply, please submit your resume (in MS Words format) to Willis Toh at, quoting the job title and reference number WT25049. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    Registration No: R1104283
    License No: 16S8060