Product Development Scientist - Frozen Food

(Chicago, IL)
Listing has expired on: 8-Jul-2013
Product Development Scientist - Frozen Food Contact: Chronos Consulting (,, is part of the Chronos Group, an award winning global leader in temporary staffing, permanent recruitment and nearshore software outsourcing for the global Fortune 1000. The Group owns and operates 41 offices worldwide. Follow us on and /coberonchronos Chronos Consulting’s client is a leading global food manufacturer seeking a Product Development Scientist for their frozen foods division. Job Description: Developing and refining food products from idea generation to proof of concept to commercialization Providing innovative, timely and cost effective strategies and scientific insight with respect to new or existing products or processes worldwide Leading projects and solving technical problems as you team with cross-functional partners including other Developers, QA, Innovation Marketing, Marketing Research, and Manufacturing Managing, organizing and coordinating projects while increasing level of understanding of products, processes, and methods Being actively involved in innovation, renovation, and cost optimization activities including process development and product formulation Collaborating in design of unique unit operations and plant start-ups Requirements: 5-10 years of experience in product development of frozen foods Bachelor or Masters of Science Degree in Food Science, Chemical Engineering, or related field Strong knowledge in ingredient functionality, food science, and consumer insights to design new products and formulations Manage projects, plan and coordinate project activities, communicate progress and challenges, and be a technical expert Ability to work in conditions which include multiple and conflicting priorities, extended work schedules, and specific time constraints Operation of process equipment Well developed leadership and communication skills to drive effective execution of projects Traveling to manufacturing or test facilities 25-40% of the time. Contact: Based: Grand Rapids, MI Kalamazoo, MI Chicago, IL Job Category: CPG / FMCG & Retail Preferred Degree: Bachelors Job Type: Full Time Job Country or Region: United States of America First Job Location: Illinois, Chicago 60657 Experience (Years): 4-6
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