This role would be to support EUAU in their product and process development initiatives. This role would be specifically focused on process development for new products, process improvements and product improvements.
The successful candidate would connect seamlessly across the ITQ regional team, global platforms, business partners and supply chain in order to provide solutions to the process needs for new products, process improvements and HMM.
Other accountabilities include:
1. Support and execute technology development projects from the early conceptual phase through commercialization: Develop technical feasibility, scope, budget, and provide technical leadership to the project.
2. Pilot plant, commercialization and troubleshooting (internally and at co-packers)
3. Offer manufacturing support and troubleshooting assistance to the international product platforms and local teams as necessary.
4. Provide innovative business solutions with heavy emphasis on collaboration, innovation and leveraging the broader ITQ organization.
5. Provide timely communication to senior management and key stakeholders across the international division.
6. Maintain a strong cross-divisional network within ITQ and adjacent technical functions.
7. Support International supply chain HMM initiatives where new manufacturing technology development or application is required.
8. International travel is required.
1. Strong Problem solving skills with high resourcefulness
2. Self-starting and able to work with minimal direction
3. Strong project management, organizational and planning skills
4. Demonstrated experience in product and process development
5. Great internal and external network in order to move quickly from idea to implementation
6. Strong technical foundation in process engineering with understanding of food science and formulation
7. Good oral and written communication skills; Spanish and English language skills required
8. Ability to work seamlessly across functions, cultures and geographies
9.Able to anticipate future technical needs and high level of influencing skill to convince others
This role offers a unique opportunity to demonstrate and develop the following competencies:
- Acts Boldly, Moves Quickly
- Advances Technical Possibilities
- Leverages Global Scale, Drives Global Impact
- Champions Remarkable Products and Solutions