IOI Loders Croklaan

A&TS Manager Bakery - Wormerveer

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Active since 12-01-2018 Job category Science, research & development
Location Wormerveer Level Professional
Educational level Master / Post-Graduate / ... Employment type -
Hours 0 - 40 Salary -

The IOI Loders Croklaan Europe Innovation department consists of a number of functional groups including Application & Technical Support. This function is aimed at supporting the customer and our Sales team in the successful application of our components and the pursuit and conversion of new opportunities. The department is based in Wormerveer (Netherlands), and led by the Director of Innovation. We are looking for an experienced food technologist with relevant technical and customer experience to support our growth.


Purpose of the job:


  • Initialize, support and realize application projects with (international) customers, for both existing as slightly adjusted components;
  • Advise customers in case of new developments and improvement of existing products;
  • Collaborate and communicate effectively with Sales, Marketing, R&D, QA and Operations department in the context of innovation & customer projects & support activities;
  • Provide technological support & trouble shooting to customers (at-line support),
  • Provide presentations and demonstrations, training seminars & workshops.

Candidate profile:


  • Experience: 5-10yrs in Bakery R&D;
  • Education: Academic level in Food technology or equivalent; PhD preferred;
  • Expertise in Bakery Product Development, experience with oils & fats preferred;
  • Track-record of successful delivery of R&D projects, partnerships, innovation;
  • Strong customer-orientation, communicative, open
  • Strongly analytical, conceptual thinker, experienced in design of experiments & statistical analysis;
  • Strong drive for results, able to work around obstacles, entrepreneurial;pragmatic and hands-on;
  • Out-going, creative and well-organized, diligent, project management experience;
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills;
  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project);
  • Willing to travel frequently, up to 50%.
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This listing is a full-time job

Job category Science, research & development
Industry / Industries Food
Region Netherlands
Keywords R&D, innovation, bakery, technologist, developer, development, product development, oils, fats, customer visits,

Contact information

Name Rob Mak