Company; one of the largest FMCG company
Position: R&D manager
- Conceptualize and develop consumer relevant prototypes for India Business.
- Be a Subject Matter Expert for India Business on the category and TC technology platform.
- Execute the product development plan as per the AOP, meeting the cost and timelines expectations.
- Work with marketing team on new flavour, cuts and forms in the category.
- Understand extended technologies like new cuts and forms available and implement in India as per business need.
- Meet plant expectations on training, understanding the product details, process details, consumer defects, so to help plant to make products meeting the design requirement.
- Work closely with quality and production team to ensure that the efficiency and quality norms are met on the existing and new products.
- Acquire TC technology knowledge and initiate the work plan to establish TC line in India
- Market quality tracking thru robust analytical systems and feedback to the plants including co-packers and CQA to help build Product advantage.
- Technical evaluation of co-packer options and establish processes at the co-packer end to deliver superior quality products.
- Work with Agro team in new variety validation / qualification, indentifying right cold stores and establish monitoring system to ensure better quality potato at the later part of Rabi season.
- Work with SRA for compliance in the NPD. Include HACCP system as part of TTD for all NPDs.
- Work with seasoning and SRA team in Salt reduction strategy and seasoning upgrades.
- Drive IPS audits and international protocols on the category to ensure PBS compliance.
- Support TBM in new line commissioning and streamlining the processes.
- Network with Global Technology team to keep up to date with the emerging technology and work to resolve the India specific issues.
Key Skills/Experience Required :
- Masters in Food Technology or Food Engineering.
- Min 9 Years Experience in Food Industry in Product development. It is desirable to have about 2 years of experience in Quality and production
Please send your resume to email@example.com
Partner, Helix HR
Add: Plot # 15, Sant Nagar, East of Kailash, New Delhi