Product Development Technologist – Johannesburg, Gauteng 74 views

Job Overview



  • Diploma/Degree – Food Technology/Food Science
  • 2-5 years’ experience in a Product Development Role
  • Proficient with Excel & Word
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Manage deadlines effectively
  • Proven product development track record


Technical Requirement:

  • Understand the key steps in development
  • Know how to put a Flavour/Seasoning formulation together
  • Excellent sensory and olfactory skills
  • Basic understanding around regulations relating to products development
  • Interpret customer briefs and meet there requirements



The main purpose of this position:


We are looking for dynamic individual to join our client’s technical team as a Product Development Technologist


The candidate applying for this position must have experience working within an organisation that manufactures and supplies foods flavouring and seasonings and have a minimum of 2 years product development experience within the field


Candidates with only Quality Control/Quality Assurance experience will not be considered


Duties & Responsibilities:


  • Formulate new flavours   based on customer requirements and market trends
  • Flavour modification on existing products
  • Develop and manipulate application formulation to the customer requirements
  • Compounding of samples
  • Conducting sensory panels
  • Source for new ingredients and evaluate raw materials
  • Compiling of product specifications’ and process methods
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