Nature is beautiful, surprising, creative, and generous. Inspired by nature’s many gifts, Naturex sources, manufactures and markets natural specialty ingredients for the food, health and cosmetic industries.

Whether it’s delivering functional, sensorial, or technological properties or replacing an additive, Naturex turns customer challenges into healthy, authentic and effective solutions. In line with consumer expectations, the company actively supports the global shift to natural through its portfolio of colors, antioxidants, specialty fruits & vegetables, phytoactives, and numerous other plant-based natural ingredients.

The Group’s strong commitment to sustainability, continuous innovation process, and the talent of its people are at the heart of its success.

Headquartered in Avignon, France, Naturex has experienced steadily-increasing growth throughout the last 25 years. The group posted €404.4 million in sales in 2016 and employs 1,700 people worldwide.

 FROM NATURE TO YOU

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Feb 12, 2019
Naturex is a French company developing, producing and marketing natural specialty ingredients for the agri-food, health and cosmetics industries. Expert in the plant world, the group aims to actively contribute to the supply of natural solutions, through an offer oriented towards two strategic sectors: health & wellness, and food. Naturex offers a comprehensive range of natural colors and antioxidants, fruit and vegetable specialties, flavors and phytoactives, and contribute to the development of healthier and more effective products. With the talent of its employees, the group places sustainable development and innovation at the heart of its priorities. Naturex, headquartered in Avignon, France, employs 1,700 people internationally. The company recently joined the Givaudan group. Givaudan and Naturex join forces to meet growing consumer demand for natural products. We are recruiting a Customer Complaint officer for a permanent contract to be filled as soon as possible. Key activities are: Customer complaints coordination:  Transmits information to the site for investigation, root cause analysis and CAPA implementation Cascade any difficulty met in RCA to either the manager and the plant manager Challenges and checks feedbacks received from the site Answer to Naturex sales team Statistical data’s: Defines typology for customer complaints Issue and communicate statistical reports at local and global level to assess performances related to customer complaint’s rate and handling reactivity Benchmark and continuous improvement: Participates to site reviews for customer complaints to ensure the implementation of a continuous improvement process. Profile: Bac +3 / +4, scientific background Experience in Quality Assurance and Quality Control process English- reading, writing and speaking Skills related to HSE and Food Safety: Familiar with risk analysis, HACCP, biology, food safety SAP Experience Strong Communication skills both verbal and written forms
Naturex Avignon, France Full time
Feb 12, 2019
Naturex is a French company developing, producing and marketing natural specialty ingredients for the agri-food, health and cosmetics industries. Expert in the plant world, the group aims to actively contribute to the supply of natural solutions, through an offer oriented towards two strategic sectors: health & wellness, and food. Naturex offers a comprehensive range of natural colors and antioxidants, fruit and vegetable specialties, flavors and phytoactives, and contribute to the development of healthier and more effective products. With the talent of its employees, the group places sustainable development and innovation at the heart of its priorities. Naturex, headquartered in Avignon, France, employs 1,700 people internationally. The company recently joined the Givaudan group. Givaudan and Naturex join forces to meet growing consumer demand for natural products.  We are recruiting a Finance Business Analyst / Finance Process Champion for a permanent contract to be filled as soon as possible. Reporting to the head of Controlling, the Business Analyst specify, organize and plan the IT projects for the whole Finance Direction, from design to achievement.  Key activities are: Definition of the scope and objectives of the projects • Define the needs, by collaborating with the users and the IT Dept. • Write the functional specifications of the project. • Assess the risks that may incur during the execution. • Quantify the cost of the projects and prepare the presentations to the decision-makers. Steering, monitoring and coordination of the projects • Implement a rigorous project management structure (rules, tools, KPIs…) • Follow up on the progress (dashboards, KPIs selection, steering committees organization…) Tests and Go-live • Collect and get corrected any technical inconsistency and bugs identified while testing. • Train users • Organize roll-out in the different locations concerned. Profile:  -Experience: 3-5 years minimum finance / accounting experience. -IT project management in the financial domain. -This role will work on the migration to SAP. The knowledge of SAP FI CO is therefore highly recommended. Navision experience preferred. - Excellent communication and relationship building skills - Proactive, implicated, rigorous and autonomous -Fluency in french and english is a must.
Naturex Avignon, France Interim
Feb 12, 2019
Naturex is a French company developing, producing and marketing natural specialty ingredients for the agri-food, health and cosmetics industries. Expert in the plant world, the group aims to actively contribute to the supply of natural solutions, through an offer oriented towards two strategic sectors: health & wellness, and food. Naturex offers a comprehensive range of natural colors and antioxidants, fruit and vegetable specialties, flavors and phytoactives, and contribute to the development of healthier and more effective products.   With the talent of its employees, the group places sustainable development and innovation at the heart of its priorities.   Naturex, headquartered in Avignon, France, employs 1,700 people internationally. The company recently joined the Givaudan group. Givaudan and Naturex join forces to meet growing consumer demand for natural products. We are recruiting a Quality Lab Coordinator for a permanent contract to be filled as soon as possible. About the position:   • Develop and Align: -Drive Implementation of Global Quality Lab Standards and Practices Review and Audit Quality Laboratory Practices and Performance. -Perform Gap -assessments & assess compliance to Analytical and QC Lab Standards. -Support implementation of Givaudan Quality Laboratory Programs. -Contributing Participate in Givaudan Quality Laboratory Coordinator Network. -Propose and develop Policies and Guidelines. Drive implementation of Policies and Guidelines.   • Partner and Deliver: with sites to provide training & solutions to close gaps in compliance. -Provide technical direction in partnership with plants for 17025 lab certifications and to close gaps. -Lead Process Changes in Quality Labs as well as assessing compliance to standards.   • Lead and Influence: -Provide for Superior Customer Experience. Provide Technical support for Customers Inquiries or Continuous Improvement. -Assessments of Customer trends and deliver technical support in terms of education and business solutions. -Propose improvements to Global QLP Standards. Manage Harmonization of Naturex Quality Lab Standards.  You? Are you someone who wants to grow and shape your own world? Who thrives being in a culture where you can express yourself in a creative team environment? Who wants to collaborate and work in a team as passionate as you? Then come join us - and impact your world. Your professional profile includes: • Bachelor of Science Degree, chemistry preferred, with 10-15 years of related experience, preferably in the flavors industry. • Strong Sensory & Analytical Skills, with understanding of good Quality Lab processes with good experience in Flavor, food, chemical or pharmaceutical industries. • SAP Experience • Strong Communication skills both verbal and written forms  • Project management skills
Naturex Avignon, France Full time
Feb 12, 2019
 Naturex is a French company developing, producing and marketing natural specialty ingredients for the agri-food, health and cosmetics industries. Expert in the plant world, the group aims to actively contribute to the supply of natural solutions, through an offer oriented towards two strategic sectors: health & wellness, and food. Naturex offers a comprehensive range of natural colors and antioxidants, fruit and vegetable specialties, flavors and phytoactives, and contribute to the development of healthier and more effective products. With the talent of its employees, the group places sustainable development and innovation at the heart of its priorities. Naturex, headquartered in Avignon, France, employs 1,700 people internationally. The company recently joined the Givaudan group. Givaudan and Naturex join forces to meet growing consumer demand for natural products. We are recruiting a Corporate Controller in permanent contract as soon as possible. About the position : Key activities are: Controlling of the transversal functions Budget preparation and reviews, variance analyses Follow up of the performance of the transversal functions Participation to the animation of annual budgetary process at Group level. Finance business partner for the transversal Departments (ad hoc analyses…) to help their decision-making. Assessment of the investments required (Review of the CAPEX forms, ROI…) Inventory valuation Coordination of the inventory valuation process at Group level. Tools improvement for inventory valuation Regular reviews and variances analyses. Define, maintain and improve the inventory valuation principles. Key contact with the Group auditors Transfer pricing Calculation of the transfer prices (incl. management fees) in accordance with the rules defined by the tax dept. Participation in the monitoring of intragroup margins The position is based in Avignon, France. THE PROFILE You should have business school degree specialising in Finance, Accounting, and Auditing, or a higher education degree in accounting such as DECF/DESCF (or international equivalent), you must have a knowledge of general accounting in an international environment. Previous experience in a Big 4 audit firm and/or in a similar position with expectations of regular reporting formats an advantage. You want to join a dynamic environment. Fluent in English, you should have the communication and organisational skills to interact with operational teams in a reactive and qualitative manner. Your ability to adapt to an expanding environment and your rigour will allow you to develop in this versatile and open position in the company
Naturex Avignon, France Interim
Feb 12, 2019
Naturex’s role is to research, produce and market natural specialty ingredients for the food, health and cosmetics industries. As an expert in the world of plants, the group's objective is to actively contribute to the global transition from synthetic to natural products, thanks to an approach focused on two strategic sectors: food and well-being. Natural colourings and antioxidants, fruit and vegetable specialities, phytoactives, as well as many other ingredients of plant origin make up the Naturex approach, and contribute to the development of healthy, authentic and effective products. Thanks to the talent of its employees, the group places sustainable development and a commitment to innovation at the heart of its commitments. Naturex employs 1700 people worldwide. The company recently joined the Givaudan Group. Givaudan and Naturex are joining forces to meet growing consumer demand for natural, clean and organic products. We are recruiting a Financial Controller for a permanent contract to be filled as soon as possible. THE POSITION Reporting to the EMEA Accounting Manager, you will be involved in the reporting process under IFRS accounting standards and the general accounting process under local accounting standards of a limited number of industrial companies based in Europe. Your main tasks will be: • Maintaining the general accounting of industrial commercial companies based in Europe, • Participating in the preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual reporting for the Group's consolidation and financial management departments, • Participating in the semi-annual and annual audit, • Providing support in accounting control processes, • Providing support for the implementation of accounting tools (NAV) and ERP. The position is based in Avignon, France. THE PROFILE You should have business school degree specialising in Finance, Accounting, and Auditing, or a higher education degree in accounting such as DECF/DESCF (or international equivalent), you must have a knowledge of general accounting in an international environment. Previous experience in a Big 4 audit firm and/or in a similar position with expectations of regular reporting formats an advantage. You want to join a dynamic environment. Fluent in English, you should have the communication and organisational skills to interact with operational teams in a reactive and qualitative manner. Your ability to adapt to an expanding environment and your rigour will allow you to develop in this versatile and open position in the company.
Naturex Avignon, France Full time
Feb 12, 2019
Naturex is a French company developing, producing and marketing natural specialty ingredients for the agri-food, health and cosmetics industries. Expert in the plant world, the group aims to actively contribute to the supply of natural solutions, through an offer oriented towards two strategic sectors: health & wellness, and food. Naturex offers a comprehensive range of natural colors and antioxidants, fruit and vegetable specialties, flavors and phytoactives, and contribute to the development of healthier and more effective products. With the talent of its employees, the group places sustainable development and innovation at the heart of its priorities. Naturex, headquartered in Avignon, France, employs 1,700 people internationally. The company recently joined the Givaudan group. Givaudan and Naturex join forces to meet growing consumer demand for natural products. We are recruiting a Purchasing Category Manager - Extracts, Aromas & Colors (M/F). About the position : Under supervision of the Global Purchasing Category Manager, you oversee the coordination and the management of your raw material ranges, in connection with purchasing offices and other internal departments (R & D, Quality Assurance, Business Units, Supply Chain ...). You are committed to securing supplies of these raw materiaPuls, streamlining the portfolio, ensuring its integrity and adequate quality. Your main missions are: §   Definition and monitoring of the raw material purchasing strategy - Design and implement a purchasing strategy in line with the company's overall purchasing policy - Translate this strategy into orientations and priority actions for the purchasing subsidiaries - Participate in the development and monitoring of category budgets - Monitor raw material market trends in these categories. §   Management and development of categories - Guarantee the coherence of the material portfolio (management of the catalog of materials, quality specifications ...) - Contribute to transversal projects (innovation, development, crisis resolution ...) - Coordinate the sourcing of new materials - Evaluate risks and implement risk reduction strategies. §   Animation and monitoring - Animate the network of the purchasing subsidiaries on the categories and follow their activity - Create and monitor reporting indicators - Analyze and present the purchasing activity and the evolution of the markets. This position is based in Avignon, France with travel up to 10% of the time. The profile -Scientific master’s dergree, with specialization in Purchasing -Minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar position or purchase of raw materials, ideally in the natural extracts sector -Inter-cultural management and project management experience -Knowledge of agricultural sectors -English & French required (Operational languages) -Ability to communicate and convince, Understanding of technical subjects, Adaptability, Autonomy, Rigor, Reliability.  
Naturex Avignon, France Full time