Jun 30, 2020

Application Technologist (Sweet goods-bakery or Be

  • Givaudan
  • Milan, IT, 20090

Job Description

Application Technologist (Sweet goods - bakery or Beverages) – Your future position?


As the Application Technologist for sweet goods (bakery) or beverages, you will manage application projects to support customer and market needs. You will participate in flavour application and provide technical expertise to drive operational excellence and improve client delivery systems, according to business goals and EH&S policies. You will be located in Milan, Italy and you will directly report into the Technical Manager Italy.


In this role you will:


  • Execute daily brief-related tasks including flavour selection, product evaluation, and application development
  • Lead evaluations of flavours in food applications for briefs, research projects and portfolio evaluations
  • Select optimal flavours for projects according to specified requirements (i.e. customer, regulatory,legislation, cost) and suggest improvements for the most common applications
  • Identify appropriate flavour delivery systems and technologies for customer projects in specific applications
  • Serve as technical expert and advisor to marketing, sales, flavour creation, and customers for specific applications
  • Actively maintain the flavour performance data for the flavour portfolio through evaluation in finished product and capture of profiles
  • Participate in customer negotiations



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 learn together with teams who are as passionate as you are? Then come and join us – and impact your world.


Your professional profile includes:


  • University Degree in Food Science, Chemistry, Biology or Equivalent
  • 5+ years experience in food or beverage applications lab, R&D 
  • Understanding of food applications in the sweet goods (bakery) or beverages area
  • Fluent Italian and communicational level English language knowledge required
  • Project management skills
  • Customer centric mind-set and the ability to lead customer negotiations
  • Ability to translate market trends into innovative products 


At Givaudan, you contribute to delightful taste and scent experiences that touch people’s lives.You work within an inspiring teamwork culture – where you can thrive, collaborate and learn from other talented and passionate people across disciplines, regions and divisions.Join us and Impact Your World

Diversity drives innovation and creates closer connections with our employees, customers and partners.Givaudan embraces diversity and is committed to building an inclusive environment where everyone impacts our world.

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