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Sr Food Scientist

Research and Development



Full Time

Provide technical expertise and leadership to functional groups across all companies in order to directly influence the achievement of business objectives. Supervise technical activities of other professionals and specialists with complete project accountability, assuring effective execution of assigned projects.

  Create new prototypes for product development initiatives and to identify and approve potential ingredient and manufacturing suppliers.

  Identify opportunities for competitive market advantage.

  Provide judgment and experience to assure that an appropriate level of technical common sense and discipline are being employed and utilized in business decisions.

  Contribute significantly, directly, and continually to the attainment of results through the generation and application of advanced, specialized knowledge.

  Supervise assigned personnel with a demonstrated ability to inspire subordinates through strong leadership skills and participation in their development plans.

  Through increased knowledge of ConAgra Foods business and interactions with all R&D groups and other functions, prepare plans and lead their execution against broad technical problems.

  Identify and develop research programs to exploit an emerging technology for significant business results.

  Identify and develop research programs to drive cost optimization through formulation and processing efficiencies

  BS in Food Science or related field required. MS preferred

  Minimum of 5 years work experience

  Canned goods and shelf stable sauce formulation/processing experience is desired

  Exhibit leadership and proactive attitudes in approaching technical solutions to business and market issues.

  Demonstrate ability to propose and persuade new research direction to address the business needs of the corporation.

  Display exceptional competence over a sustained period as evidenced by specific technical accomplishments.

  Demonstrate ability to communicate well and to effectively influence and interact with others to accomplish research goals.

  Project management required.

  People management preferred.

  Frequent travel including flying to all parts of the U.S., possibly overseas


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