Innovative R&D Manager Dairy / milk powder / protein
Role DescriptionIn this role you will lead a team of 15 FTE. This teams are based on different sites and are part of the R&D/Application and Packaging teams.
You will be the innovation leader and make sure the products are on the best quality possible. Fill the long-term innovation funnel with new technology platforms, significant product and packaging upgrades and create new cetegories. You generate cost savings projects through recipe optimization and harmonization.
Responsibilities- Grow topline through delivering on a strong innovation agenda and drive profitability through smart developments
- Lead the R&D and Packaging team
- You set standards to new product developments. Create research methodology and process
- Install long innovation funnel from feasibility gate to succesfull first production
Requirements- University degree in Food technology / Food Science / Nutrition or simular field
- Minimum of 10 years of experience with R&D within Dairy or Powder industry (Food)
- Experience in leading and developing a team of R&D and Packaging professionals
- Experience in Food Law
- Experience with designing new product formulas within dairy / powder / supplements industry
- Being able to be a people manager and as well have a hands-on mentality
- Experience working within a multinational / matrix organization
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