Senior Food Technologist

Senior Food Technologist

Job Title: Senior Food Technologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Marrickville, New South Wales
Industry: Manufacturing
Reference: BBBH12283_1598844814
Contact Name: Chelsey Elfverson
Contact Email:

Job Description

  • Managing entire projects from concept to launch
  • Work on a range of different wet products
  • Bring your expertise and willingness to push the boundaries in design

Fuse Recruitment are excited to be exclusively partnering with our client based in Sydney in their search for an experienced Senior Food Technologist. This position is vacant due to a large increase in customer orders - what a great time to be joining a well-known Australian household brand.

The successful Senior Food Technologist will be creative, have a manufacturing aptitude and absolutely see themselves as an industry disruptor, coming up with new recipes, new ideas and a desire to push the boundaries when it comes to flavors.

Our client is a well known household brand, sitting within the liquids and ingredients space, you can find their products in key retailers, across food service and B2B. In addition, they have a strong innovation arm of their business with the ability to develop custom products.

Key responsibilities of the role:

  • Develop new products and devise the techniques needed to produce these products
  • Update and enter new recipes into the system
  • Manage the sample request system with product development technicians
  • Completion of all technical customer documentation along with ensuring adherence to quality standards
  • Assist the innovation manager with innovation strategy
  • Develop labels in compliance with Food Standards code
  • New ingredient approvals
  • Resolves problems in production in conjunction with Innovations and Quality team.

To be successful in the role you will need to demonstrate:

  • Strong experience across R&D, with experience in a similar role
  • A tertiary qualification in Food Technology
  • Experience across liquids, sauces, dressings or dairy
  • Exceptional stakeholder engagement
  • Can develop and present reports and presentations
  • Good computer skills and knowledge of state and gate processes

To find out more and for a confidential discussion, please call Chelsey Elfverson on 0478 191 193 or email This role is being recruited exclusively through Fuse Recruitment, direct enquiries to our client will come back through us.