Peak Business Services Recruitment Co., Ltd. Jobs 23 Jobs

22 August 2019
Job ID: SP-8700
R&D Liquid Manager – Food Manufacturing (Sauces, Marinades)

Our client is a global manufacturer and supplier of food ingredient such as seasoning, coating solutions, sauces systems to leading food services and retailers worldwide.

R&D Team Leader – Food Manufacturing (Sauces, Marinades)

Job Description:

  • Lead, Train, and nurture the R&D food technologist team.
  • Expand teams’ technical capabilities in current and new liquid technologies.
  • Represent the company in the different liquids team globally (Liquids Guild, Liquids Food safety team etc)
  • Ensure current practices within the Liquid team and toll manufacturers comply with company policies and ensure the implementation and alignment of policies.
  • Work collaboratively with marketing and customers to define the gold standard to enable delivery of authentic, marketable, profitable products.
  • Creates, formulate, and provides process parameters for new products aligned with customer, legislative, and food safety requirements within the scope of company’s strategic areas and in conjunction with the Sales and Marketing departments.
  • To maintain the basic business through formula optimization (price, quality), and/or range extensions, evaluation of new / alternative raw materials in product applications, and reducing company complexity.
  • Participates and engages fully in production trials of new products both internally and at customer locations; provides technical support in resolving on-going issues. A degree of travel and flexibility is required.
  • Effective operation of company’s computer systems including: timely entry of formula data into system to ensure effective commercialization of new products; utilization of the CRM system; sample management systems.
  • Develops close working relationships with selected / assigned customers through regular direct contact thereby ensuring that the business understands the customer's requirements (ingredient, product, and legislative restrictions), their operational processes and their technical requirements.
  • Writes and conducts presentations, workshops and trainings to the customer showing our products in application and a marketable format.
  • Communicates and prepares technical reports (intern and extern) in different languages. Maintains accurate technical development records, both computer and paper based.
  • Participates in the Global Technical network contributing local country knowledge, technical expertise and promoting / supporting the effective exchange of ideas, opportunities, and operational best practice.
  • Generates awareness of market and technical trends (via collaboration with sales and marketing) and develops / promotes product concepts to fulfill the needs identified.
  • Assists in the coaching and development of more junior members of the team
  • To work to tight deadlines set by our customer and ensure that brief are effectively met within stated timescales.
  • To deal with production and supply chain such that the needs of projects are met.
  • Inform to the immediate superior for any issue that relate to food safety.
  • To perform any other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Food Science or related fields or equivalent level.
  • Track record in leading a team or department or R&D or NPD related.
  • Experience with Hot and Cold sauce, knowledge of other processes an advantage.
  • Knowledge of sauces and marinades.
  • At least 5 years relevant in Liquid development multinational company, international exposure, and specifically has exposure to international customers.
  • Fluent in spoken & written English.
  • Computer literacy.

Our client offers an excellent remuneration package to suit the successful candidates’ current and expected package.

We invite qualified candidates to apply for this role directly by clicking “APPLY NOW” or call our office at +662 653 2744. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job Details:

  • Five-day work week
  • Performance bonus
  • Medical insurance

Peak Business Services Recruitment Co., Ltd.
Peak Recruitment Consulting was established in 2016 and is a multi-discipline search and selection consultancy based in Bangkok, Thailand. We focus on recruiting for Science based industries, providing recruitment solutions to these sectors throughout the Asia Pacific. With over fifteen years’ industry experience in the region, we base our success upon our specialist industry knowledge, a real insight into the Asia-Pacific marketplace and a passion to find the right people for the right role. Peak provides both retained and contingency based recruitment services to these sectors and associated disciplines. We focus on two key industry segments for the APAC region, recruiting into Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam, Singapore and North Asia. Food | Beverage | Ingredients | Nutrition Agriculture | Animal Health | Nutrition Focusing on specific industry segments enables close relationships to be built with aspirational clients as well as creating a talent pool of the strongest candidates in the industry. As a client you can be confident that each of our specialist recruitment teams can offer you advice on what the current market has to offer, opening the door to an array of talented individuals. This flexible approach gives Peak Recruitment Consulting the unique capacity to later to each management problem with a value-adding, tailored recruitment solution. Working on a regional basis we place mid to senior level candidates from all functional backgrounds, with a particular focus on technical and commercial roles. Our location: 140 One Pacific Place Building, 19th floor, Sukhumvit Rd., KlongToey, Bangkok 10110 Tel: 662 653 2744-5 Website: 

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