Major Responsibilities / Accountabilities
o Responsible for all stages of product development including:
o Raw material suitability and request raw material specifications
o Partner with Purchasing for sourcing and approval following established SQF standards.
o Conduct product trials at manufacturing site
o Define and maintain formula requirements
o Assure regulatory and food safety requirements are met
o Develop technical and processing specifications including nutritional fact panels for new and existing products
o Assure regulatory compliance for labeling
o Record all variables, product evaluations and decision
o Completed Bachelor's degree in Food Science, Nutrition or related field. Master degree preferred
o Knowledge of applicable regulatory requirements as they relate to labeling (e.g., FDA 21 CFR 101).
o Strong technical background in nutrition/food science, with minimum 2 years experience in a consumer/food products company.
o Excellent computer skills.
o Good Communication skills
o High standard of accuracy and attention to detail.
o Excellent organization and project management skills with the ability to prioritize and balance multiple tasks with minimal supervision
o Ability to work in a team environment
o Good troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
o Ability to maintain and operate laboratory and pilot equipment
o GMP experience in manufacturing environment
o Working knowledge of safety rules, regulations and training.
This position will require:
o Working overtime as business needs
o Working on holidays as business needs
o Frequent physical demands including lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds, and
occasionally lifting and/or moving up to 50 lbs.
Salary based on Experience
Cibo Vita Inc