Research and Development Manager - Food

Job Title: Research and Development Manager - Food
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Thailand
Salary: THB150000.00 - THB160000.00 per annum
Reference: JN -042020-449402
Contact Name: Thanyaporn Longprasert
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 13, 2020 15:06

Job Description

Our Client is a leading International company in Food and FMCG industry


  • Develop products leveraging expertise categories Savoury, Dressings, Beverages in functionality and experimental design.
  • Works collaboratively and develops strong relationships with cross functional teams including Marketing, QA, Operations and Sales to solve key business issues and drive profitable growth.
  • Translates consumer needs into product innovation and renovation.
  • Manages and oversees R&D technical functions such as sensory, shelf life testing, legal label claims, product/packaging improvements
  • Creates product samples by working with various plant production equipment, such as grinders, injectors, massagers, dicers, slicers, or chillers, etc.
  • Tests ideas on processing or packaging attributes that would improve product performance or desirability.
  • Develop and maintain product specification, ingredient statements, allergen information and formulas for seasoning blends and non-meat ingredients; then incorporate respective information into the label design process as needed.
  • Assists QA/QC in the analysis of product that generates customer complaints.


  • Education: Master's in Food Science or related.
  • 10+ years of progressive experience in R&D of food product development and technical service leading teams
  • Ability to work in accordance with safety and food safety policies
  • Interpersonal and team skills for working with employees at all levels both internal and external

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.