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Technical Director, Flavors - Mumbai


Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the team of application technologists to service our customers in time, on cost and quality. Ensure proper brief execution. Deployment of strategies with in the team. Ensure the usage and training of the flavor collection within the team.
  • Ensure the usage and training of the flavor collection within the team. Ensuring the usage and promote of innovation solutions.
  • Recommend adequate industrial process for new installations / product lines to clients.
  • Work in close collaboration with other regional technical team for project executions.
    Support technical team to foster knowledge sharing and efficiency.
  • Prepare and lead client's technical presentations. Support commercial/business development team with presentation and application. Work in a close collaboration with account managers, category teams (flavorist, Business unit collection and marketing), other departments with one team spirit.
  • Secure and lead on the project execution including cross functional teams. Manage various administrative internal systems/tasks related to projects briefs and keep daily record on laboratory work and results.


We value:

  • Technical background in Food Science/Food Industry / Chemistry (Master) with at least 15 to 20 years of professional experience in a food or flavor industry, preferably having broad knowledge of food industry
  • Have a strong knowledge on food ingredients, basic flavoring ingredients and their interactions. Have a strong knowledge on Sweet Goods, Beverage and Savory Category.
  • Must have experience in leading a qualified/experienced technical team. Capable of handling multiple projects in a methodical manner, within short deadlines.
  • Strong strategic and analytical thinking. Pro-active, autonomous and able to take initiatives.
    Accurate, rigorous and well organized.
  • Willing to travel.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills; enthusiastic, open-minded and good team player with Managerial skills.

We offer:

  • Culture that values diversity where people are at the heart of the company
  • Opportunity to work for a company that cares about environment and sets and achieve ambitious sustainability objectives
  • Entry to exciting and inspiring world of perfumes and taste.