JO 15211 Food Technologist



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The Food Technologist works under the guidance of the Applications Manager on developing new formulations to showcase ingredients.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each essential function.  Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Essential Functions Statement(s)

·         Provide technical expertise and leadership to internal and external customers.

·         Document and record project results.

·         Travel as needed for both domestic and international trips.

·         Support sales efforts by instructing customers and distributors on the usage and selection of ingredients for formulations.

·         Work with Foodservice, Domestic and International customers and distributors.

·         Develop new formulations to showcase ingredients.

·         Facilitate product improvements or enhancements in customer formulations. 

·         Provide introductory presentations, open houses and training seminars to customers and distributors.

·         Organize and prepare samples and demonstrations for trade shows.

·         Support new product development efforts from screening of products to usage development.

·         Provide input on marketing materials


Competency Statement(s)

  • Communication, Oral - Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word.
  • Problem Solving - Ability to find a solution for or to deal proactively with work-related problems.
  • Communication, Written - Ability to communicate in writing clearly and concisely. 
  • Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.

·         Commitment – Ability to work within company’s policies of customer satisfaction and teamwork within a collaborative environment.

Education:  Advanced degree in food science or related field of study. 

Experience: A minimum of three (5) years experience in an exporting.

·         Computer Skills:  Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel


Terri Sherman, Vice President-Industrial Foods, Ingredients & Flavors, Tom Sloan & Associates, tsherman@tsloan.com, 920-261-8890

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