Interim R&D AGF

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Plaatsingsdatum: 09/09/2018
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SIRE® is the market leader in Life Sciences recruitment. We believe the recruitment market needs to gear up in technology and continuous innovation. We like technology, in a Life Sciences market driven on science, we couldn’t stay behind; we drive Recruitment Science. Investing a majority of our turnover in technology enables us to use unique Resource Technologies. By using highly advanced algorithms, we enable our team of Resource & Data Strategists© to maintain the most advanced, detailed and complete Life Sciences network in Europe. This big data enables us to work Reverse Recruitment©: we first analyze the market in-depth before we go out to the market. Because we analyze the whole market, we can compare facts and data. This enables us to do Facts & Big Data Recruitment©, making sure we, or better yet, you find the right career!Our client is a professional Food organisation, based in Noord-Brabant Netherlands.The CompanyPlease note: this is an interim assignment for several months with an hourly fee, including travel costs. 4 days a week are negotiable. The role includes occasional travel to other plants.

Role DescriptionAre you aware of both the technical and commercial aspects of NPD? Then this position could be the challenge for you. Your main responsibility will be driving forward innovation, by keeping tabs on the market. What does the consumer want? What products could answer those needs? You answer these questions and translate them into R&D projects. Through your communicative personality, you can sell these ideas internally and lead your team. Please note that you will be involved in the product development process, so R&D experience is a must. It's the marketing aspect that can be taught.

Moreover, you will be responsible for a team of 5 junior R&D professionals, so experience with management and leading teams is a must. You can share your knowledge and are still willing to learn yourself.

Responsibilities• Leading the junior colleagues
• Creating new product ideas
• Reading market research and drawing conclusions
• Communication with Sales, R&D and Production departments
• Keeping tabs on the market and anticipating changes
• Implementing these changes through practical product design
• NPD depends on you

Requirements• Master of Science in Food Technology, Chemistry or similar
• 5+ years of Food R&D experience, Fruit/Veg experience preferred
• Commercial drive: you only develop what the market wants
• English and Dutch are a must
• Creative, independent, precise and communicative personality

Other informationIn case this is out of your scope, feel free to get in touch nonetheless to discuss other (interim) opportunities.

Are you interested and do want to apply for this role, please fill out your application via the apply button below and contact Anastasia de Vries.




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