Food Scientist Project Manager – FILLED

Food Scientist Project Manager

Food Scientist Project Manager from The Wellington Group @twgrecruiters

The Wellington Group has been engaged to find a Food Scientist Project Manager, preferably with cereal, snacks, cookies background, to work as Project Manager for R&D. The Project Manager is responsible for ensuring projects are completed on time and in a manner consistent with company policy and required government regulations. Put your skills and experience to work in a new position, with a strong company brand!

The Food Scientist Project Manager will lead new Product Development and Process Improvement projects arising from the R&D approval system.

Food Scientist Project Manager responsibilities include:

  • Coordinate with groups including Sales, Marketing, Manufacturing, Engineering, Purchasing, Quality, Finance and external customers
  • Plan and conduct project assignments leading all technical aspects of the project
  • Prepare a detailed time-plan for all projects allocated and agree same with stakeholders
  • Maintain accurate plans and records for all projects as directed including nutrition declaration, product factory handover documents, etc.
  • Effectively utilize the documented factory trial process
  • Report weekly against agreed criteria
  • Lead teams assigned to various projects
  • Control sample stock accurately and follow disposal procedures carefully

The qualified Food Scientist Project Manager candidate will have:

  • Bachelors degree in Food Science or a related field
  • 7-10 years experience in R&D within a food factory environment ideally with a Cereal or Bakery Technology base
  • Minimum of five years food product development experience and two years managing projects or major segments of projects
  • Willing to travel 25% or more to other locations

Industry: Project Management, Cereal, Bakery, Dough, R&D, Food Production

Permanent position with an international company offering great benefits and salary.

Don’t wait, apply with The Wellington Group today!
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