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(Senior) Product Development Specialist (f/m/d))

(Senior) Product Development Specialist (f/m/d))

Products and brands that everyone knows. An international working world that inspires. A career that picks up speed. In a global corporation with popular brands. Is this perhaps the position of your life? More than 300,000 employees worldwide are committed to brands such as KitKat, Wagner, Nescafé Dolce Gusto, BEBA, MAGGI or Thomy. Be a part of it. With team spirit, vision and thinking ahead. With the aspiration to shape the future of nutrition.

Position Snapshot

Location: Nonnweiler / Greater Trier area / Germany
Working Time: full-time 
Contract: unlimited 
Start Date: immediate
 

A day in a life of a (Senior) Product Development Specialist…

Your will support the development of innovative and competitive products which meet Markets and Business needs, consistent with Zone Business Plans. In detail:

  • Manage development, scale up and implementation of new and existing technologies to improve the performance of existing products and develop new products.
  • Explore innovative application of product/process possibilities based on current state-of-the-art food technology.
  • Serve as technological resource for develop a robust pipeline of product development opportunities.
  • Leverage food processing expertise to advance operational standards and training for the current pizza production processes.
  • Apply deep technological expertise to projects and challenges, demonstrating highly developed problem-solving skills and applying sound methodology to deliver an optimal solution.
  • Support product formulation including appropriate ingredient, nutritional, regulatory, and analytical requirements.
  • Act as ingredient lead for all assigned ingredients/raw material including qualification of new raw materials and suppliers.
  • Initiate and implement cost reduction ideas for assigned product lines and factories.

What will make you successful?

  • B.S. degree in Food Science, Engineering or related 
  • Plus 5 years minimum of related experience in food industry
  • Project Management and Leadership skills
  • Experience in sensorial analyses
  • Results-oriented approach
  • Flexibility, open-mindedness, team orientation, strong communication skills
  • Fluent English, German language skills an advantage
     

Growing together sustainably.

We make sure that you can shape your professional and private life according to your own ideas: with an attractive company pension plan, further training offers tailored to your individual needs and other internal benefits. 

Ready for the next step? 
Please apply online. Your contact person for this position is Simone Noß. 
 

We are Nestlé, the largest food and beverage company. We are 308,000 employees strong driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Our values are rooted in respect: respect for ourselves, respect for others, respect for diversity and respect for our future. With more than CHF 91.4 billion sales in 2018, we have an expansive presence with 413 factories in more than 85 countries. We believe our people are our most important asset, so we'll offer you a dynamic inclusive international working environment with many opportunities across different businesses, functions and geographies, working with diverse teams and cultures. Want to learn more? Visit us at www.nestle.com.

Products and brands that everyone knows. An international working world that inspires. A career that picks up speed. In a global corporation with popular brands. Is this perhaps the position of your life? More than 300,000 employees worldwide are committed to brands such as KitKat, Wagner, Nescafé Dolce Gusto, BEBA, MAGGI or Thomy. Be a part of it. With team spirit, vision and thinking ahead. With the aspiration to shape the future of nutrition.

Position Snapshot

Location: Nonnweiler / Greater Trier area / Germany
Working Time: full-time 
Contract: unlimited 
Start Date: immediate
 

A day in a life of a (Senior) Product Development Specialist…

Your will support the development of innovative and competitive products which meet Markets and Business needs, consistent with Zone Business Plans. In detail:

  • Manage development, scale up and implementation of new and existing technologies to improve the performance of existing products and develop new products.
  • Explore innovative application of product/process possibilities based on current state-of-the-art food technology.
  • Serve as technological resource for develop a robust pipeline of product development opportunities.
  • Leverage food processing expertise to advance operational standards and training for the current pizza production processes.
  • Apply deep technological expertise to projects and challenges, demonstrating highly developed problem-solving skills and applying sound methodology to deliver an optimal solution.
  • Support product formulation including appropriate ingredient, nutritional, regulatory, and analytical requirements.
  • Act as ingredient lead for all assigned ingredients/raw material including qualification of new raw materials and suppliers.
  • Initiate and implement cost reduction ideas for assigned product lines and factories.

What will make you successful?

  • B.S. degree in Food Science, Engineering or related 
  • Plus 5 years minimum of related experience in food industry
  • Project Management and Leadership skills
  • Experience in sensorial analyses
  • Results-oriented approach
  • Flexibility, open-mindedness, team orientation, strong communication skills
  • Fluent English, German language skills an advantage
     

Growing together sustainably.

We make sure that you can shape your professional and private life according to your own ideas: with an attractive company pension plan, further training offers tailored to your individual needs and other internal benefits. 

Ready for the next step? 
Please apply online. Your contact person for this position is Simone Noß. 
 

We are Nestlé, the largest food and beverage company. We are 308,000 employees strong driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Our values are rooted in respect: respect for ourselves, respect for others, respect for diversity and respect for our future. With more than CHF 91.4 billion sales in 2018, we have an expansive presence with 413 factories in more than 85 countries. We believe our people are our most important asset, so we'll offer you a dynamic inclusive international working environment with many opportunities across different businesses, functions and geographies, working with diverse teams and cultures. Want to learn more? Visit us at www.nestle.com.

Nonnweiler, DE

Nonnweiler, DE

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