Pinehurst, North Carolina Senior R&D Manager (Food Industry)
Job Title: Senior R&D Manager (Food Industry, with Thermal Processing Experience)
We are a leading food manufacturing company that specializes in producing high-quality products. We are currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior R&D Manager with expertise in thermal processing to join our team.
As a Senior R&D Manager, you will be responsible for managing our research and development team, leading product development initiatives, and overseeing the implementation of thermal processing technologies. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure the successful launch of new products and technologies, while ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements.
• Manage and lead the R&D team in developing new products and technologies
• Oversee and implement thermal processing technologies for food products
• Develop and manage project timelines, budgets, and resources
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure successful product launches
• Conduct research on new ingredients, processing techniques, and technologies
• Develop and maintain relationships with key suppliers and vendors
• Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and food safety standards
• Provide guidance and mentorship to team members
• Bachelor’s degree in Food Science, Food Engineering, or related field (Master’s degree preferred)
• Minimum of 5-10 years of experience in R&D within the food industry
• Expertise in thermal processing technologies
• Strong project management skills with the ability to lead cross-functional teams
• Experience in managing and developing teams
• Excellent communication, organizational, and problem-solving skills
• Knowledge of regulatory requirements and food safety standards
If you are a self-starter with a passion for innovation and a strong background in thermal processing, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity!