Our client, a fast growing and established food packaging company looking to add a Senior Manager Research & Development. This position can be based out of several company locations in South Carolina within driving distance of N. Myrtle Beach with full relocation assistance available. This pivotal role will partner with fortune 500 food companies looking to outsource packaging. This includes managing quality improvements and cost reduction initiatives, line extensions, new product development, technology evaluations, developing standard operating procedures (S.O.P.), establishing process critical control points and specifications, quality measurement and tolerances, thermal processing for sterility, and general manufacturing support. If you are looking to be a part of an amazing company and team revolutionizing the packaging food space, with opportunities to advance your career you’ll want to hear more about this great opportunity!
Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Expertise:
B.S. Food Science or related discipline combined with 5+ years’ experience working in the Food Industry
Experience with product formulation, flavor work, ingredient interaction, analytical methods, statistical design of experiments and analyses of data, retorting.
Demonstrated successes in meeting and exceeding targeted goals – cost, quality, & safety.
Food plant experience required with knowledge in pouching, bowls, or trays in retorts
Previous experience working with branded concepts a plus
Certifications / Licenses Better Process Control School, Thermal Processing School, Design of Experiments highly valued
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