R&D Food Scientist

Our client is looking for an R&D Food Scientist to join their team.To oversee all related projects. To manage innovation and development, solve commercial challenges, and manage the R&D Lab operations.Duties and Responsibilities:Project ManagementFormulation of new productsResearch of new product and processesAdjustment and reassessment of current formulationsProduct Application TrialsCustomer Training & Follow-upManaging Lab operations and lab staffKey SkillsColloid chemistryEmulsions - properties and productionMicro-emulsions and vesiclesManufacture and properties of colloid suspensions and dispersionsSolid formulationsRheologySolubility parameters and crystallisationVery structuredAble to carry out projects from basic science to product applicationAble to direct lab staffAble to interact with product application specialists and customersPractical approachJob Role: R&D Food ScientistIndustry: PharmaceuticalSalary: NegotiableRequired Skills5 Years of ExperienceQualifications3 - 5 years experience as a Food ScientistMinimum of 3 yrs experience and knowledge of Biopolymer/hydrocolloid and organic chemistryFood manufacturing experience
Hr Genie
Cape Town, WC, ZA