APPLICATION & PRODUCT SPECIALIST PLANT BASED FOODS
|Standplaats||Wormerveer (Near Amsterdam)|
|Werklocatie||Wormerveer (Near Amsterdam)|
|Aantal uren per week||40 uur|
Location : Wormerveer
City : Wormerveer
State : Noord-Holland (NL-NH)
Country : Netherlands (NL)
Requisition Number : 26737
Are you a Food Technologist with a passion for and expertise in Plant Based applications? Do you enjoy working in the lab but at the same time giving Customer Support? Then we are looking for you!
We offer you a key position with excellent primary and secondary benefits, lots of independency, room for development, while representing one of the market leaders in Food Ingredients.
Purpose of the role
In this exciting and challenging role, you will be able to be part and drive our ambitions and targets on the Plant Based market.
The working location for this position will be in Wormerveer - where our application lab is located (near Amsterdam).
You will focus on providing application and technical support to our customers (internally and externally), to advise them on using our products in their applications. This means coordinating, talking to a lot of people, training colleagues, going to customers but also working in the lab to actually create the product.
This role requires application capabilities in order to translate the new ingredients into final customer products for Plant Based Meat and Dairy alternatives. We are therefore looking for a candidate with knowledge on plant based (preferably dairy), so that with you in the team, we can make a difference!
This role is essential in the development of Customer solutions and to support or lead Development Projects. You initialize, support and realize application projects with customers, for both existing as slightly adjusted components. Next to this, you are responsible to provide technological support & trouble shooting to customers (at-line support) and presentations and demonstrations, training seminars & workshops, but also to contribute to project as lead or team member in applications work for the team and wider company.
This role reports to our Application Lead (based in the Netherlands).
Skills & Experience
- Experience: 5+ years of experience in Plant Based applications (preferably Dairy);
- MSc/Academic/Bachelor level in Food technology;
- Experience in Innovation, Product and Process development and Project management;
- Proficiency in English; Additional languages (especially Dutch) are a bonus;
- Already residing in the Netherlands (preferably in the Amsterdam region) and in possession of a valid work permit;
- Willing to travel frequently, at least 25% of the time.
We offer you an excellent remunerations package:
- Excellent start salary and bonus system;
- We stimulate the development of our employees by offering opportunities for training- and development;
- Company pension without individual contribution;
- 24 holiday days;
- Travel compensation (Location is easy to reach by public transport or own transport. We have our own parking lot);
- Hybrid working policy.
If this description reflects your profile or ambition, we’re looking forward to see your application and motivation in English by hitting apply.
In case of questions, please get in touch with Debora de Vries (Talent Acquisition Specialist at Debora.firstname.lastname@example.org).
Acquisition by agencies is not appreciated, we do not use agencies at this moment for our recruitment. Open proposals of candidates are at own risk.
We Are Bunge
Bunge is a global agribusiness with one mission – we connect farmers to consumers to deliver essential food, feed and fuel to the world. We have unmatched global scale and deeply rooted relationships which allow us to bring innovative ingredients and knowledge to some of the world’s biggest brands – many of which are likely in your home right now.
We know that to achieve our mission and deliver the best results to our customers, each other and the world we need to work together – so we hire talented people who are passionate, bold and driven to work as One Bunge. This dedication is deeply embedded in our culture and reflected in the way we work.
Every day our people exemplify these values, which represent Bunge at its core:
Act as One Team
by fostering inclusion, teamwork and respect
Drive for Excellence by being agile innovative and efficient
Do What’s Right by acting safely, ethically and sustainably
If this sounds like you, join us! We value and invest in people who believe in our purpose and are excited to live it every day – people who are #ProudtoBeBunge.
Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.
Bunge (NYSE: BG) is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oilseed and grain products and ingredients. Founded in 1818, Bunge’s expansive network feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for more than 70,000 farmers and the consumers they serve across the globe. The company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and has 25,000 employees worldwide who stand behind more than 350 port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain facilities, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.
Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status. Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled