Application Specialist Technologist
SIRE Life Sciences® is the market leader in life science recruitment. We believe the recruitment market needs to gear up in technology and continues innovation. We like technology, in a life science market driven on science, we couldn’t stay behind; we drive Recruitment Science. Investing a majority of our turnover in technology enables us to use unique Resource Technologies. By using highly advanced algorithms, we enable our team of Resource & Data Strategists© to maintain the most advanced, detailed and complete Life Sciences network in Europe. This big data enables us to work Reverse Recruitment©: we first analyze the market in-depth before we go out to the market. Because we analyze the whole market, we can compare facts and data. This enables us to do Facts & Big Data Recruitment©, making sure we, or better yet, you find the right career!
Our client is a professional Food organization, based in Germany.
A global nutrient delivery systems company, which specializes in the research, development and production of high-quality customised vitamin and mineral premix solutions is currently looking for an Application Specialist for their Technical Services/R&D team.
The Applications Specialist is responsible for the development of premix formulas, release to production as per customer requirements and evaluation and release of raw materials. This position provides formulation specifications and technical support to the international sales team and customers within the EMEA region.This position reports to the Tecnology Development Manager.
Develop formulas based on customer requirements.
Ensure ingredient compliance to customers’ specifications.
Check and ensure customer requirements on quality and technical suitability.
Create and participate release of recipes on basis of customer specifications.
Initiate and administrate raw material and blend sample preparation and shipment.
Create and provide raw material and blend specifications.
Evaluate ingredients and investigate their properties with regard to use in premixes and manufactured products.
Development of new blends and processes for various finished product applications and prototypes.
Troubleshoot application questions in German and English.
Resolve and answer technical inquiries on raw materials and manufactured products as needed.
Resolve and answer customer inquiries on scientific and regulatory issues.
Collaborate with project teams in order to work efficiently and target -oriented within agreed timeframe.
Maintain accurate notebooks, files and training records.
Regular attendance is an essential function of this position.
Timely delivery of technical, blend and sample requests
Constant increase of standards within GNDE
Bachelor of Science in Food Science, Chemistry or related field.
1-3 years experience in similar position
Food science background.
Proficiency with MS Word, Excel and Outlook
Hands on experience of using and operating SAP systems
German, fluent in written and spoken, English required (other European languages are welcome).
Travel requirements: 10%-20%
Are you interested and do want to apply for this role, please fill out your application via the apply button below and contact Erik Weiss.