Senior Manager Research & Development




Industry 1: Food & Beverages
Industry 2: Restaurants
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Job ID: EB-1952126042
Category: Consumer Products
Location: , SC

BrainWorks has partnered with 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 or North 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
  • Direct leadership experience is highly valued

BrainWorks is a premier executive search firm that delivers superior talent to drive business performance. Our consultants are experts in their practice areas, which include Consumer Products Careers; CRM, Direct/Database Marketing and Customer Sciences/Advanced Analytics; Accounting and Finance; Information Technology; Private Equity & Corporate Finance Digital Marketing and eCommerce; and Consumer Insights and Market Research.

The Consumer Products Practice Group places top performing candidates from mid to senior-level executives with companies spanning from Fortune 10 to midsize regional and national firms. Our consumer products recruiters have extensive knowledge of current trends and industry challenges. Some examples of Consumer Products Executive Searches would include C-level Officers, VP’s, Directors and Senior Managers in the areas of Sales, Marketing, Product Development, and Operations.

BrainWorks prides itself on quality, speed and GUARANTEED RESULTS, delivered through our unique QUASAR approach. When you partner with BrainWorks, your company will receive intelligence and industry expertise from consultants who are trustworthy, caring and passionate about your business needs. https://brainworksinc.com


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