R & D Technologist - Food Flavours

  • Job Giant (Pty) Ltd
  • Centurion, Pretoria, South Africa
  • Jun 25, 2018
Permanent Biotech FMCG Manufacturing Science & Technology

Job Description

R & D Food Technologist (Seasoning / Flavours)


Educational Requirements:


Relevant food technology Degree / Food Industry Qualification (Must Have)


Experience Requirements:

Must have at least 3 - 4 years’ practical experience in R & D Flavour / Seasoning background (Must Have)

Must have experience working in food flavouring manufacturing company

Must have knowledge of regulatory requirements regarding nutrition, packaging, ingredients etc.

Must have working knowledge of HACCP, FSSC, ISO and food safety requirements

Must be computer literate in Word, Excel, Outlook

Must be well spoken and able to communicate effectively

Own Transport



Assisting with the development, management, sustainment and cost-effective products within portfolio

Developing & implementing innovation of new products

Launching new products

Recipe innovation / development of new products or re – engineering existing products

Accurately draft & update product specifications

Developing products based on the brief given

Product testing

Reporting on product analysis

Assisting with costing of products

Completion of trial products

Managing timelines of product development
Monitoring performance by collecting relevant information necessary for statistical reports
Updating and maintaining all relevant documentation and control procedures

Ensuring policy and procedures are adhered to
Completing any other tasks associated with quality control as required

Meeting product development deadlines


Additional information:

Salary R10 000 – R15 000 (CTC) per month

Own transport


Location: Pretoria – Centurion



Job Level


Salary Range

R10 000 - R15 000 per month