Nov 07, 2018
About us Diana Food, part of Symrise, is a leading supplier of ingredients to FMCG manufacturers worldwide. We have an immediate opportunity for a highly motivated scientist to work with us in R&D position located in Rennes, France. As part of a global team, you will conduct applied research & development in the area of natural Food Colours which will lead to new products & processes, meeting market & consumer needs. Tasks Your main responsibilities will include: Delivering agreed projects for customers around the world by working as part of project teams with other business functions such as Sales, Marketing, Operations & Regulatory; Networking internationally with other R&D teams in the Symrise Group and external partners to ensure the best R&D resources are used in our projects; Supporting ongoing business through continuous improvement activities and providing help and advice to Sales teams around the world; Providing drive and energy for technical programs that research and create innovative natural colour solutions. Qualifications The successful candidate will have: A solid scientific background with a degree in Biological, Chemical, Engineering or Physical Sciences; 2-5 years’ experience in the extraction and characterisation of actives from natural sources and/or experience and knowledge of emulsification and stabilisation systems; Previous experience of the extraction, use, and stabilisation of food colours/colouring foods is an advantage; General knowledge in developing solutions requiring complex formulations for relevant market segments such as beverage, dairy, confectionery, bakery, meat, sauces and dressings. Our offer Diana Food provides a fast-paced, supportive and empowering environment in which employees can realize their full potential and take ownership in their career path. We are passionate about how we achieve great outcomes for our internal and external customers. We promote a culture of innovation, collaboration, and continuous improvement. With the right mix of the finest ingredients and talents, Diana Food will continue to provide the best food colour solutions.
DIANA Rennes, France Full time