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Corporate Executive Chef - Princeton, NJ

Key Responsibilities:

•    Create culinary-driven gold standards and consumer-inspired concepts across a wide variety of food categories.
•    Develop prototypes and culinary applications that demonstrate the breadth and value of the Firmenich portfolio of flavors and ingredients.
•    Represent Firmenich to our customers by presenting concepts, prototypes, and technologies via in-person demos as well as virtual tele-tastings.
•    Build culinary-to-culinary connections with key customers.
•    Partner with Marketing & Insights team to identify and explore current and future trends that inspire consumers.
•    Collaborate with Application Technologists to evaluate and explore Firmenich flavors and ingredients in order to find solutions for customer needs.



•    Degree in Culinary Arts.  Food Science degree is a plus.
•    10+ years’ experience, with a mix of restaurant and corporate roles.
•    Ability to travel up to 40% to customers across North America.
•    Knowledge and practice of GMPs and other FSMA requirements in kitchens, labs, and pilot plant. ServeSafe certified is a plus.
•    Membership in RCA and/or similar industry organizations.


We value:

•    Diversity, Inclusiveness, Belonging
•    Work Ethics, Reliability
•    Continuous Improvement Mindset, Leadership, Courage to be Innovative
•    Teamwork, Positive Attitude, Motivation, Adaptability
•    Safety & Quality Conscious, Integrity


We offer:

•    High Challenge and High Reward Environment
•    Entry to exciting and inspiring world of perfumes and taste
•    Culture that values diversity where people are at the heart of the company
•    Opportunity to work for a company that cares about the environment and sets and achieves ambitious sustainability objectives
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function.
 Firmenich is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran


At Firmenich, we create an environment in which employees are valued, motivated and encouraged to reach their full potential. We foster entrepreneurial spirit and imaginative teamwork with freedom to act within our strategic plans. We recruit and develop the best talents, rewarding them accordingly. 


We offer competitive pay, career growth opportunities, and an outstanding benefits program that features:

* Generous Paid Time Off!
* Quarterly Bonus Potential!
* Retirement Plans!
* 401(k) with Company Match!
* Low Cost Medical, Dental & Rx & Vision Coverage!
* Tuition Assistance for Employees and Children!
* Flexible Spending Accounts!
* Tobacco-Free Campus!
* And Many More Employee-Friendly Programs!




Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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