This producer of plant based meat substitutes is actively looking for a Product Developer. The organisation is founded in Germany and recently opened a production facility in the Netherlands and counts around 100 employees. The company was founded with the idea to create vegan versions of mainstream meat product such as chicken filets and sausages and make it taste and feel authentic. Sustainability is one of the companies core values and that is a value lived throughout the company a concrete example of this is that their packaging is made of recycled plastic. By developing purely plant based meat substitutes and keeping the authentic, savoury flavour, firm bite and protein composition of regular meat products this organisation is now leading and market disruptor in its industry.
In this role you will be responsible for developing and improving new and existing products. Furthermore you will explore the plant based meat substitutes market to introduce new products into potential profitable market segments. To keep the product quality high you will prepare production tests and supervise them. When the product demand increases, production will have to upscale in order to keep up with the demand. In order for this to happen you will have to create SOP’s to maintain a consistent but growing product capacity.
We are looking for someone with the following profile:
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Associate R&D | Food Sciences