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Application Technologist

Country/Region:  AU

At dsm-firmenich people are at the heart of the company. We are committed to equal employment opportunities and value diversity in the workplace.

The Application Technologist will be focusing on Savory category and will be reporting to the Application Manager.


Key Responsibilities:
•    Develops innovative products and quality applications to answer client’s brief and internal projects
•    Identify and use suitable product portfolio and technologies optimally for business opportunities
•    Evaluate & review the flavour collection profile to suit local requirements
•    Carry out administrative duties in completing formulation and project management requirement.
•    Prepares flavour evaluation and sensory testing
•    Collaborate with Regulatory/Flavourists to arrive at suitable submissions for respective projects.
•    Participates in client presentations and visits and provide technical support
•    Keeps updated in food ingredients and technologies
•    Maintains and order flavour sample, flavour collection, raw materials and packaging materials through internal operating system
•    Maintains application food laboratory practices- GMP, Health & Safety, Quality Management
•    Maintains and operates laboratory tools and equipment
•    Raise purchase orders and complete GR in the system for any laboratory purchases.


We bring
•    A rich history and a promising future of bold scientific innovation and passionate creation with our customers; 
•    A space to grow by encouraging and supporting curiosity and an open mindset;
•    A culture that prioritizes safety and well-being, both physically and mentally;
•    The opportunity to work for a company where sustainability is much more than a claim and is core to our strategy and purpose;
•    A flexible work environment that empowers people to take accountability for their work and own the outcome;
•    Barrier-free communities within our organization where every employee is equally valued and respected – regardless of their background, beliefs, or identity;
•    A firm belief that working together with our customers is the key to achieving great things;
•    An eagerness to be one team and learn from each other to bring progress to life and create a better future;


You bring:
•    Diploma in Food Science and/or Technology or equivalent
•    Minimum of 2 years professional experience in savory product development/application (ideally with a protein focus – processed meat or meat analogues)
•    Technical / professional knowledge & skills
•    Numerical skills
•    Computer skills
•    Planning & organizing
•    Building strategic working relationships
•    Decision making
•    Good Work Ethics
•    Skilled at working in a fast paced environment open to constant change in demands
•    Self-directed individual with a Can-Do attitude and the ability to work within a team
•    Professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills


Equal Opportunities Commitment 

dsm-firmenich is fully dedicated to inclusion because when people feel engaged and empowered, their creativity and innovation drives unprecedented progress. We aim to build a workplace where opportunity really is equal, so everyone can thrive. We do not discriminate: there’s a place for everyone at dsm-firmenich.
dsm-firmenich is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
dsm-firmenich people are as diverse as our customers. For us that includes a commitment to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
We are committed to providing reasonable support for disabled applicants in our recruiting process. Should you need assistance, and are comfortable to share this, please let us know.

About dsm-firmenich

As innovators in nutrition, health, and beauty, dsm-firmenich reinvents, manufactures, and combines vital nutrients, flavors, and fragrances for the world’s growing population to thrive. With our comprehensive range of solutions, with natural and renewable ingredients and renowned science and technology capabilities, we work to create what is essential for life, desirable for consumers, and more sustainable for the planet. dsm-firmenich is a Swiss-Dutch company, listed on the Euronext Amsterdam, with operations in almost 60 countries and revenues of more than €12 billion. With a diverse, worldwide team of nearly 30,000 employees, we bring progress to life™ every day, everywhere, for billions of people.

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