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Job Description

Flavour Scientist is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Cork based Client. A rapidly growing award winning food company requires Flavour Scientist. The successful candidate will be creative and Innovative and work on New Product Development. The successful candidate will have experience in a similar Food Flavour Scientist role previously.

Role of this position

  • Support the strategic research initiatives of flavour development by sourcing and apply published literature information to Fermentation and Food Structure Science.
  • Use such information to design experimental plans which will generate unique products and processes that support and enhance product ranges in line with the technical strategy of the business
  • Support customers in regions as required and facilitate innovation transfer from the biotechnology platform into appropriate customer-driven projects in line with market and commercial need
  • Develop capability around dairy/non-dairy Fermentation Science to create unique fermentates that can be used to develop taste and texture solutions for food and beverage applications


  • Preferably educated to MSc or Ph.D. in a science discipline with a minimum of five years food industry experience.
  • Strong knowledge of Dairy Science fundamentals with particular emphasis on Dairy Fermentations (min. 2 years' experience ideally), Food Emulsion structure and Dairy Processing Technology
  • Knowledge of food microstructure and the influence it has on foods in relation to texture and flavour release

Please call Mike Morrissey today for further information on 021-429 7536 or email:
CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence) Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the life sciences, ICT, engineering, food and agri sectors. We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin. By applying for this position, you are consenting to allow CareerWise Recruitment to process and retain your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy, contained on our website for the purposes of providing career opportunities. CareerWise Recruitment accepts that you do not wish your personal data, including your CV, to be forwarded to any client company without your prior consent and gives an absolute assurance that this wish will always be respected. Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries or wish to withdraw or amend your consent.

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Manufacturing & Production

Scientific & Laboratory

Cork Office

CareerWise Recruitment. EastGate Village, EastGate, Little Island, Cork.

Phone: +353 (0) 21 206 1900