Beverage R&D Developer
5 - 7 years experience • Food & Beverage
The Wellington Group has been engaged to find an experienced Beverage R&D Developer with a passion for new product innovation in a highly developmental and testing role. You will be the champion for all new beverage product development or line extensions to include equipment, international suppliers, food service and CPG based products and more. Exciting new opportunity with major career growth, apply for a new job today with a great global Brand!
The Beverage R&D Developer is responsible for supporting the continuous development of new products that include calendar/seasonal/promotional products, new product concepts variations of hot and cold beverage offerings and scaling R&D projects from ideation to commercial scale-up. Ideal candidate has hands-on product development experience, managing projects from concept to commercial launch. Experience working with product roll-out, training and equipment analysis is ideal for this role. Sensory testing, data analysis and customer feedback applications is preferred.
The qualified Beverage R&D Developer candidate will have:
- 5+ years experience culinary experience with new product innovations with beverages
- Degree in Food Science or Culinary from a recognized food or culinary institution
- Proven experience with working with coffee based beverage products innovations
- Passion for industry trends and new products research
- Ideally seeking hot and cold beverage product experience
- Prior experience with product-market-fit and international product development
- Strong knowledge and experience with product proto-types and testing of products that align with the brand and consumer markets
- Strong written and oral communication skills, able to present ideas and new concepts
- Experience with food and beverage labeling and nutritional regulations is ideal
- Able to work in a team-based environment with other key leaders throughout the organization
- Corporate and career minded, self-driven professional
- Strong computer skills
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