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Senior Flavorist

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  • Sector:

    Research & Development

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  • Contact:

    Caroline Crotty

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0) 20 3627 2420

  • Published:

    10 days ago

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​I’m very excited to be supporting a great global business as they hire several roles in their R&D team.

With a global focus, these openings are an excellent way to join a business where you will work with multiple brands and bring a large range of products to a market of consumers around the world.

The 2 key vacancies are

Senior Flavorist:

  • Working as part of the flavor development team, we are looking for an experienced flavor scientist with established working experience within the food and beverage industry. Working closely with the product development teams and other colleagues in R&D you will be a key member of the team to create and develop new flavor solutions to be used in a range of applications.

  • If you have a strong scientific background and a passion for flavors and consumers then this could be the opportunity for you to combine those and build a long term career in a truly multi national R&D department.

We are also searching for a Director level professional focused on Ingredients Development and Applications:

  • This is a subject matter expert role, taking the lead on technical understanding and development of application systems and technologies.

  • We are looking for someone with a strong track record in ingredients or flavor application development, either within food or beverage environment who is looking for a role where they remain close to the action.

  • Excellent communication skills will be needed as you will be the interface between internal and external partners to lead the development of a pipeline for new technologies.

  • You will likely come from a scientific or industrial educational background and have senior leadership experience in this field.

  • Due to current restrictions we can only consider applicants who are already in the US with valid right to work for these openings.

To find out more about these opportunities, or explore R&D opportunities in the US, please apply online or get in touch –

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