Are you ready to make a difference and stand out in a
leading beverage company? The Senior Beverage Scientist is responsible for
championing R&D beverage innovation to facilitate company growth.
Primary responsibilities include translating new beverage trends into
viable product ideas, actively participating in consumer research on these
ideas and assessing technical capabilities to deliver these ideas.
Foster innovative ideas and products in new categories beyond the current
business with a focus on beverages that support nutrition, health, and
wellness of our consumers.
Work with sales and marketing to identify emerging trends in beverage and
new areas of opportunity for break through innovation. Facilitate and
foster the ideation of possible new products with an emphasis on
establishing points of difference versus competitors, high
nutrition/health/wellness, food safety/quality, creativity, and passion for
Plan, execute, and manage the development of prototype products in lab,
pilot plant and at production facilities. Maintain stringent technical and
Source and maintain vendor relationships to secure the necessary
ingredients and packaging that align with prevailing company standards.
Facilitate needed sensory evaluations and consumer taste panels. Utilize
consumer insights to improve product formulation.
Ensure all developed products meet internal and external guidelines for
nutrition, regulatory affairs, and food labeling.
Mentor Associate Scientists and laboratory technicians.
All other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience:
The following combination of education and experience
is required for this position.
Bachelorís degree in food science, nutrition, or closely related field
Significant experience working in beverages, dairy, aseptic, tea, coffee,
or HPP is required
Job Type: Full-time