Sr. Food Technologist - Bridgewater, NJ
National Starch has an excellent opportunity for a
Senior Food Scientist position in its Marketing- Food Product department
located at their corporate headquarters in Bridgewater, NJ.
National Starch is a world-leader in specialty starches and other
nature-based ingredients. You may not know us by name, but you almost
certainly encounter our products every day in many types of foods and
beverages and a wide range of consumer products. Our customers include
major players in industry, including not only the world's largest food
companies but also the most creative and dynamic. Because we produce
specialties, we have a continuing drive for innovation and an intimate
knowledge of our markets. That means that we value creativity, technical
competence, diverse thinking and an entrepreneurial spirit.
The Senior Food Scientist will support Sales and Tech Service by providing
product recommendations and plant trial coverage as needed.
+ Working with team to develop customer focused presentations.
+ Key team member in supporting Marketing driven development, scale-up, and
introduction of new CWS products
+ Supporting manufacturing directly to improve to product and process
quality while coordinating specification upgrades.
+ Evaluating competitive Cold Water Swelling (CWS) products samples and
providing feedback to the global team.
+ CWS product line expert with the ability to provide training.
+ Regular participation in global CWS Franchise & Core Team meetings.
+ Interpersonal Effectiveness
+ Functional Excellence
+ Drive for Results
+ Dealing with Ambiguity
+ BS degree in Food Science or a Technical degree with 3 years experience
working with food product development. Master?s degree a plus.
+ 3 yrs. minimum experience in food ingredients / food applications.
+ Demonstrated food-related technical background.
+ Strong analytical, critical thinking and problem solving capability.
+ Strong written and oral communication skills.
+ Strong computer skills including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
+ Team player, able to work cross functionally with Manufacturing, Quality,
Sales, Tech Service and Marketing.
+ Operates with minimum supervision and is able to drive objectives in a
+ Strong time management skills enabling management of multiple priorities.
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Food and Beverage Production