Flavour Technologist

Acorn Recruitment And Training
Liverpool, UK
20 Jun 2019
01 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Flavour Technologist - North West - Permanent

The Company

A very exciting opportunity has arisen for a Flavour Technologist to join a large forward thinking FMCG Company which has been supplying ingredients to the food manufactures in the UK for over 15 years, covering all areas of good and beverages within FMCG!

The Rol

The company is looking for someone that is professional, ethical, flexible, accurate, detailed, a self-starter and able to work in a fast paced team environment.

A love of food is a benefit as tasting occurs on a regular basis. This is not the job for you if you have food allergies.

Day to day responsibilities

*Compounding flavour formula provided by the favourites.
*Coordinating with sample department and compound samples as required.
*Requesting raw materials and pricing from suppliers.
*Setting up and evaluating new raw materials.
*Maintaining the chemical library.
*Commercialising new products, providing technical support to quality control
*Applying flavours in finished food applications for evaluation.
*Preparing various food applications and flavour compositions, in support of R&D
flavour opportunities.
*Applying novel flavours to customers/internal formulations on bakery, beverage,
dairy, confectionery products and create prototypes.
*Managing flavour application projects from the beginning to completion.
*Entering and maintaining all experimental records in computer system.
*Liaising with Quality Assurance/Control, Regulatory, Sales & Marketing, and
Production teams in a professional manner.

Must have skills:

*Previous experience in flavour or food industry is preferred.
*Highly organised with a strong focus on detail and accuracy.
*Proficient in computer systems (Outlook, Microsoft Office, Excel).
*Curiosity and enthusiasm for learning about the flavour and food industry.
*Clear written, verbal communication is a must.
*Able to work effectively as an individual with minimal supervision and as a team
member is required.

If this sounds like the job for you apply today, or get in touch with Acorn Recruitment and ask for Katie Maudlin if you want a confidential chat about the role!

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.

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