Product Technologist

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SVZ, part of the Royal Cosun Group, is a global market leader in fruit and vegetable ingredient manufacturing.
SVZ has a strong customer network across geographic regions commercializing an extensive product portfolio to all segments of the global food industry. SVZ’s core agribusiness covers the complete supply chain from crop procurement through to manufacturing, distribution, sales and marketing. Backed by extensive Product Development resources, SVZ is able to deliver value-added products through a commercial program that maximizes value for SVZ and its customers. For our department, Process & Product Development we are looking for a driven:

As a Product Technologist, you will be responsible for technical support between SVZ and our key-customers. You will do so by answering questions of them, optimizing key-work streams and coordinating & executing technical (NPD) projects.
Key tasks
  • Develop products & processes on lab and pilot scale and support/execute upscaling throughout our factories
  • Provide answers to all relevant technical questions from customers
  • Follow up customer related multi-disciplinary projects
  • Initiate, coordinate and execute innovation projects with- and for customers
  • A Bachelor degree in Food Technology
  • Fluent in Dutch and English
  • Practical experience in a pilot environment is an advantage
  • Theoretical and/or experience-based knowledge in quality assurance
  • Hands-on and can-do mentality
  • Able to communicate well and convince at all levels.
  • Good conceptual intellectual level and able to analyze problems.
  • Able to cooperate well and adjust to the situation (international organization)
  • Team player and give pro-active support
  • Show attention to detail.
  • Willingness to travel (international) 10-20% of the time.
When interested please adress your resume to Marise Jansen; HR Assistant. Apply now via the button!