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Flavour Applications Scientist

Bedfordshire   •  £35000 - £45000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time


A leading flavour and fragrance developer has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Flavour Applications Technologist to join its team. The role is initially being offered on a 9-12 month contract but there is possibility of this being made permanent. You will supporting the development of sweet beverage. Previous food or beverage flavour and applications experience is essential - within the sweet division is desirable but not essential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of samples for evaluation in project development and submissions to clients, to run relevant tests and analyses and to maintain the laboratory in good operable condition
  • Be dedicated compounder for the Flavorist on site
  • Wrap/pack/order various samples and raw materials
  • Realize analysis (Brix, pH, density, flashpoint …) with laboratory equipment
  • Manage the stock of raw materials, the flavors library and the maintenance of the laboratory and equipment
  • Manage various administrative internal systems/tasks and keep daily record on orders, dispatch, laboratory work

Experience Required:

  • Previous experience of food applications (ideally sweet) - Savoury will be considered and any beverage experience is highly desirable.
  • Flavour knowledge and experience
  • Good level of English
  • Passion in food preparation and tasting
  • Ideally degree qualified in food science or a related subject but experience will be looked at over this


You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Reference: 6604
  • Posted: 10th September 2020
  • Expires: 8th October 2020

Cranleigh Scientific

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