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Food Science Applications Team Leader USA


Hiring Company Industry: Chemicals

Number of Employees: 1,000 - 10,000 Employees

Total Compensation: $110K+

Reports to: Director

Location: Cleveland, OH; Minneapolis, MN; Atlanta, GA; Des Moines, IA


Job Description

In this position you will lead a team of scientists and technicians in solving a variety of intriguing challenges in diverse applications -- from beverages to ice cream to convenience foods -- and work directly with the world's leading food manufacturers. We are looking for a senior scientist to take on a "player/coach" role and guide our Technical Services Request team in responding to customer requests as well as in developing broad-based applications to bring to market. In fact, you'll participate in newly implemented systems and processes to facilitate great ideas. Your success in this role could set you up to pursue promotional opportunities in our organization.

To be a good fit for this opportunity you will have a bachelor's degree in Food Science or other relevant applied science and five to ten years of experience working for food specialty ingredients suppliers. You'll need experience working with food ingredients (preferably hydrocolloids and cellulosics) and providing product and applications development and technical services to a commercial customer base. We're looking for a professional with demonstrated experience organizing, planning, and executing development projects with a 12 to 18 month timeframe and project funnel up to $10M. In addition you will need experience coaching, developing, and supervising technicians and bachelor level food scientists.

FMC BioPolymer is the largest and most experienced producer of carrageenan, alginates and microcrystalline cellulose worldwide. During the past 60 years, FMC BioPolymer has established a tradition for providing high quality ingredients to the Food Ingredients industry. FMC BioPolymer is a division of FMC, a S&P 500, diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century. FMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, EEO, AAE, MFDV and supports a drug free workplace.

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