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Senior Food Scientist

Gras HR Consulting Bozeman, MT
  • Posted: 29 days ago
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The Research and Development Manager is responsible for overall planning, research, execution and analysis for innovation within the company from idea generation to product launch. We are looking for a high-level visionary with intense focus to detail, who is also comfortable researching and analyzing data and regulations. Key areas of this role will focus on:

  • Assisting our founder in creating innovations for the company – from idea generation to product launch.
  • Establishing a well-designed analytical evaluation as well as recording process for product consistency check – from batch to batch evaluations to shelf life study.
  • Explore external source of innovation, knowledge and technology and assist Wayfare to build and create innovation and productive relationships.
  • Coordinate, perform and record results of analytical procedures, including sensory evaluations and shelf life testing.
  • Work closely with our manufacturing, including creating and maintaining required certification documents and records, understanding and applying current FDA labeling regulations and evaluating ingredients.
  • This position requires some travel and schedule flexibility.

Requirements

  • 5+ years’ experience in food innovation
  • Master’s degree in food science or Dairy Technology preferred
  • Demonstrate strong skills for research, analysis, self-motivation, attention to detail, problem solving, organization, interpersonal and communication
  • Ability to effectively communicate with internal staff and external resources
  • Must be self-motivated, detail oriented and have good problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft word and Excel
  • Passionate about food

Benefits

  • Participation in WayFare’s Group Health Plan
  • Employer contribution to employee’s Health Savings Account (HSA) (pending HSA eligibility requirements)
  • Participation in company 401k
  • Car mileage allowance
  • 2 weeks paid Personal Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Jury Duty benefit
  • Pension Plan benefit
  • Life Insurance benefit
  • Disability Insurance benefit
  • Health Club Membership Reimbursement Program
  • Cell phone and Laptop will be provided
  • Company Credit Card
  • Work related expenses will be reimbursed at cost.

Gras HR Consulting

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Bozeman, MT
59718 USA

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