Flavourist wanted immediately: Apply Here


Flavourist wanted immediately: Apply Here

Flavourist – Your future position?

We are looking for a Flavourist for our Creation & Application Laboratory at our Tulisa Park office. The primary focus of the position is to participate in flavour development projects, in order to ensure effective and successful creation process in cooperation with customers, according to business objectives and EH&S policies. In this exciting role you will:

Flavour Preparation & Evaluation: You will prepare flavour samples as requested for creation and applications needs, technology performance assessment, physical testing, etc. You will formulate new flavour creations or modify existing flavours to meet project requirements, internal testing needs, or new technology development for selected flavour types. You will Participate in the evaluation of materials developed internally or from external sources and assess potential for flavour creation. You will e xecute daily tasks and fully manage assigned projects and provide flavours which meet all defined project needs, considering when relevant good manufacturing practices, sample scale-up, production requirements, regulatory compliance, etc.

Knowledge Sharing & Expertise:

You will When requested serve as technical expert to resolve flavour production issues and customer complaints and complete ownership of created flavours. You will c oach, train, motivate, and mentor flavour assistants. You will p articipate and learn about all areas of the company (analytical chemistry, sensory, consumer understanding, regulatory, flavour delivery, manufacturing, etc.) You will c ontribute as technical expert and advisor to internal and external partners for ingredient and flavour performance for selected flavour types. You will contribute to discussions of research plans, sensory results/insights, making experimental observations and helping to make connections to related, but separate technologies. You will m ake suggestions for future research or sensory activities. You will c ontribute to the planning of technical or sensory projects
Environmental Health & Safety: You will m aintain a safe, clean and organized lab environment in accordance with EH&S policies and hold others accountable for following these guidelines


Are you someone who want to grow and shape your own world? Who thrives being in a culture where you can express yourself in a creative team environment? Who wants to collaborate and work in a team as passionate as you are? Then come join us – and impact your world.

Your professional profile includes:

Polytechnic or Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science, Chemistry, Biology
Completion of the Givaudan Flavourist Trainee programme or accepted industry equivalent
Expert level tasting skills with a basic level ability to understand how to adjust a flavour formulation in the direction needed for flavour modifications
Sufficient knowledge of raw materials and flavour ingredients for the ability to formulate selected flavour types to deliver flavour performance, problem solving processes, research and development needs, etc.
Relevant understanding of common flavour creation solvent and carrier systems to formulate selected flavour types
Basic ability to interface with internal and external partners and customers and effectively discuss the flavour creation needs for selected flavour types
Basic knowledge of local and regional regulatory requirements for flavours
Ability to prepare and present basic flavour creation related technical presentations
Basic knowledge of application equipment, ingredients, and manufacturing procedures
Basic knowledge of formulating suitable delivery systems for various application bases
Basic knowledge of analytical methodologies (G.C. HPLC, Mass Spec.)
Basic knowledge of flavour manufacturing equipment and processes
Basic knowledge of flavour performance and be able to formulate using this data to improve flavour performance

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Source: Indeed

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