DuPont Application Specialist Fresh Fermented Dairy EMEA in Aarhus, Denmark

Application Specialist Fresh Fermented Dairy EMEA (Job Number: CHA00001206)


DuPont Nutrition & Health is a global leader in food ingredients for the dairy industry & we are looking for Application Specialist for Fresh Fermented Dairy in EMEA. This position offers exciting roles with a lot of potential in a dynamic and strong industry. The aim is to provide technical support to our customers and our sales organization in Europe, Middle East and Africa and participate in development of new solutions.

Key responsibilities:

Your primary responsibilities will be to provide technical support to our customers in close cooperation with our sales organization and your colleagues in the application teams. You will participate in customer development projects or internal development projects. You will have a competent internal organization to support your development in the role including building of technical know-how and related competencies. Our solution portfolio includes a broad range from cultures and enzymes to hydrocolloids, fibers, proteins and other stabilizer and texturizer solutions.


Key qualifications:

  • You are aprofessional with a theoretical background within dairy science and technologyideally on MSc level alternatively you are a professional with a significantnumber of years of experience from working with fresh fermented dairy productsdevelopment or production. You will be part of our international dairyapplica¬tion group. This group is part of the global Application &Innovation organization in Dupont Nutrition & Health. You will be givingour customers in the dairy industry application support related to our ingredi¬entsolutions with focus on fresh fermented dairy products such as yoghurt andfresh cheese.

  • You candemonstrate a strong interest and preferably 5-10 years of practical exposureto the dairy industry and a solid theoretical understanding of dairy chemistryand processing. Specific experience or competences within cultures,hydrocolloids and enzymes will be considered an advantage. You should be ableto enter production plants and give advice on processing and process parametersrelated to fresh fermented products.

  • You like towork independently, but also understand how to function in a large organizationand the importance of reaching common business objectives. You arecustomer-focused, open-minded, flexible and thrive in a busy environment with culturaldifferences. You have good communica¬tion skills and master English both orallyand written.Ability to work in otherlanguages such as Russian or French language will be considered a benefit.

  • You like tovisit customers, and 60 - 80 days of international travel activity fits yourworking style. These positions will operate in Europe, Middle East and Africa.Travelling in Russia or the Middle East will be part of these roles.

You will be reporting into our Global R&D Centre in Brabrand, Denmark and working closely together with a team located there and in the region. Location is Brabrand, Aarhus Denmark.


Primary Location: EMEA-Denmark-Aarhus-Brabrand

Organization: Nutrition and Health

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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