Salary MYR96,000 - MYR144,000 per month + Market Aligned
Location Shah AlamFULL_TIME
Consultant Sujatha Manogaran
Date posted 03 December 20192019-12-03 2020-02-01 fmcg Shah Alam MY MYR 96000 144000 144000 MONTH Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.my https://www.robertwalters.com.my/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
An established food ingredient manufacturing company is looking for an R&D Manager. In this job, you will lead and manage the development of new products (innovation/renovation).
About the R&D Manager Role:
In this position, you will spearhead and direct product developments activities to launch new products.
- Lead new product development activities according to company processes
- Coordinate key activities across business functions to achieve project objectives
- Participate in analysing project risks and building project timeline
- Present project updates and recommendations during meetings
- Assist sourcing team to lead dual sourcing projects for raw material development programme
- Work with nutritionist to identify relevant nutrition profile to suit project profile
- Validate feasibility of concepts and verify product brief with marketing team
- Carry out trial testing, shelf life testing and factory trials
- Identify product improvement opportunities by working with marketing team to analyse consumer information
To succeed in this R&D Manager role, you will need to have a successful track record of managing product development projects from initial concept, throughout formulation, trial tests, line commissioning and project handover/closure.
- Tertiary qualification in food technology, human nutrition, food science or relevant field of study
- Eight years of work experience in managing product innovation/renovation projects within food manufacturing industry
- Proven success in new product formulation and innovation project management
- Strong knowledge of HACCP, GMP, GHP and FSSC 22000 standards
- Analytical and ability to translate technical information to target audience
- Insightful and able to lead at a strategic level
This company is renowned regionally for producing high quality consumer products. They are market leaders for their product category and are poised to reaffirm their strong branding through continuous product innovation.
If you are someone who is seeking a dynamic role to lead new product line setup, this R&D Manager is an excellent opportunity for you to be part of a high performing team.
Apply now or email me at Sujatha.Manogaran@robertwalters.com.my to discuss this new opportunity.
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