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DSM Austria GmbH

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop (new) savoury application solutions answering our client’s needs.
  • Support savoury category manager(s) in delivering the full range of industry standard   applications.
  • Be a subject matter expert (SME) in Plant based proteins as well as in soups & sauces.
  • Be the technical contact for our savoury customers in SME areas.
  • Maintain an in-dept knowledge of the flavour portfolio.
  • Provides high technical support to clients thanks to an in dept product knowledge and understanding of project briefs.
  • Leads the development of concepts and prototypes in line with client requirements and industry processing parameters.
  • Select, applies and evaluate  flavour solutions based on best industrial standards considering all project specific requirements.
  • Manages Key projects independently.
  • Prepare and leads technical client presentations.
  • Visit Customers & Supports industrial trials for clients.
  • Works in close cooperation with account managers and savoury category teams (Flavourists, technologists, marketeers and GRS).
  • Manage the various internal administrative tasks related to product evaluations, project submissions, and application recipe admin work.
  • Develop, establish and runs protocols to evaluate product & project solutions and its way of re-production

We value:

  • A degree in food technology or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 5 years professional experience in the Food Industry. Flavour background preferred.
  • Practical food application skills / Pilot plant equipment experience
  • Communication skills in English, written and verbal.
  • Good organization, communication & presentation skills
  • Project leadership skills and experience
  • Strong Team player
  • Independency, ability to take initiative and strong driver for high quality execution

We offer:

  • A great challenge with a corresponding compensation and rewarding plan.
  • Work in a Global and international environment.
  • To be part of an organization where compliance is a fundamental value.
  • Work in a highly collaborative team with a strong team spirit and passion for Savoury Flavours.

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Equal Opportunities Commitment 

dsm-firmenich is fully dedicated to inclusion because when people feel engaged and empowered, their creativity and innovation drives unprecedented progress. We aim to build a workplace where opportunity really is equal, so everyone can thrive. We do not discriminate: there’s a place for everyone at dsm-firmenich.
dsm-firmenich is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
dsm-firmenich people are as diverse as our customers. For us that includes a commitment to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
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About dsm-firmenich

As innovators in nutrition, health, and beauty, dsm-firmenich reinvents, manufactures, and combines vital nutrients, flavors, and fragrances for the world’s growing population to thrive. With our comprehensive range of solutions, with natural and renewable ingredients and renowned science and technology capabilities, we work to create what is essential for life, desirable for consumers, and more sustainable for the planet. dsm-firmenich is a Swiss-Dutch company, listed on the Euronext Amsterdam, with operations in almost 60 countries and revenues of more than €12 billion. With a diverse, worldwide team of nearly 30,000 employees, we bring progress to life™ every day, everywhere, for billions of people.

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Company Information
  • Total Jobs 23 Jobs
  • Category Private Company
  • Region Worldwide
  • Full Address Erber Campus1, 3131 Getzersdorf
  • Number of employees 600 in Austria / 1400 global
  • Branche Biotechnologie
  • Foto credits (c) DSM - Austria GmbH


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Wien / Vienna – Austria

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