DuPont Application Specialist Beverages in Aarhus, Denmark

Application Specialist Beverages (Job Number: TEC00001423)

Description

For the group Oils & Fats, Beverage & Bars, Antioxidants in Brabrand, we are seeking an experienced Application Specialist to assist us in servicing our external and internal customers. You will be part of the Beverage group - with an excellent industry team and global knowledge sharing allowing us to challenge what’s possible and what will be the preferred nutritional beverage in the future.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Servicing our Africa, Middle East and European based customers within the beverage industry with focus on health and wellness and nutritional beverages (particularly non-dairy categories)

  • Execution of customer related tasks in close collaboration with colleagues in the group and across the organization

  • Evaluating new ingredients supporting product launches

  • Designing, executing and following up on projects, including trials at customers facilities where required.

  • Seeking and developing new application solutions/beverage concepts for the industry in line with the strategic objectives

  • Training customers and colleagues in application and related processes

  • Building a strong network with our key internal stakeholders

  • Participation in our global knowledge sharing activities

Qualifications

Essential: (candidate must have these in order to be considered for the job)

  • Relevant educational background (min B.Sc. level combined with working experience from food industry)

  • A thorough understanding of hydrocolloids and protein chemistry will be a strong advantage

  • Comprehensive technical insights (also hands-on) coupled with a good commercial sense

  • Practical experience in working with manufacturing processes and analytical techniques

  • A positive attitude combined with curious and creative mindset

  • Self-driven, takes responsibility, acts proactively and is good in organizing own work tasks and with a strong personal drive to push tasks forward

  • Structured working style – and acceptance of the trial results has not ended until the documentation is completed and knowledge learnt has been shared

  • Readiness for international travel (50-60 working days per year) across EMEA region

  • Working well with many different types of people and shows flexibility when required

  • English on a professional level

  • Good IT skills required

Desirable: (optional, it will be a plus if candidate has these, but they are not required in order to perform the job)

  • Min. 3-5 years working experience from the Food Industry

  • Practical experience in working with methodologies and analytical techniques

  • “Sufficiently” extrovert to enjoy teaching and training customers and colleagues

  • Good sense of humor

For additional information please contact Jette Andersen, Group Manager Oils & Fats, Bars & Beverages, Nutrition & Health, Jette.Andersen@dupont.com

Application will close on the 28th of June.

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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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