Chemist - Natural Colorants


Cleveland, OH

Industry: Business Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 296 days ago

  by    Branden Lynch

This job is no longer available.

Support projects involving natural colors and the conversion of synthetic colors to naturals color solutions to develop technologies and their application to the natural food consumer market, including providing technical service to clients and prospects to support color sales.




*** Evaluate and match competitive natural and synthetic colors currently approved by the FDA by formulating mixtures of natural colors from different sources and processes.


*** Evaluate and characterize new natural colors not currently approved by the FDA, and make recommendations regarding potential use as food colorants.


*** Improve light, color, and thermal stability properties as well as formulation through physical modification of colorants, accounting for interactions between food colors and product formulation.


*** Develop assay procedures for natural and synthetic colors.


*** Develop manufacturing procedures for natural colors.


*** Prepare other types of pigment systems of natural colors and evaluate their properties and potential uses.


*** Assist Quality Control to develop quality control procedures including preparing technical brochures and specification data sheets for natural and synthetic colors.


***Supportsales staff by traveling to call on clients and prospects and providing technical assistance.


Generous compensation plan with base salary up to $110,000 based on experience, end of year bonuses, long term incentives including matched 401(k) and pension plan. Full medical benefits included. Direct access to internal and external stakeholders including executives and VPs. Opportunities to advance into executive leadership.


Please reference #37690327 when responding.

Education Requirements: BachelorDegree

Minimum Experience Requirements: 2-5 years

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$80K - $110K