Diana Pet Food is the global leader and pioneer of high value solutions improving pets’ well-being and owners’ satisfaction.
The entity provides multiple products and services improving pet food palatability, pet health, pet food protection and develops innovative scent & care solutions for the pet care market.
Diana Pet Food is present on five continents with 1050 employees, 18 industrial sites, 18 sales offices and 3 expert measurement centers with 1000 cats and dogs.
Diana Pet Food is part of the Nutrition Segment of Symrise.
The Nutrition Segment (through Diana, ADF / IDF and Probi) provides advanced natural health & well-being nutrition solutions to 3 industries : human food, pet food and aquafeed.
Symrise is a global supplier of fragrances, flavors, food, nutrition and cosmetic ingredients.
For our Pet Food business unit, we are looking for a Global R&D Project Manager - Wet Products.
Reporting to the Head Manager dedicated to palatability in the R&D department, your main responsibilities will be to :
Participate in ideation and innovation processus, with other Diana Pet Food departments.
Participate to value proposition and value creation.
Design experimental trials.
Experiment at Diana Pet Food or in technical centers.
Analyze results, and update hazard risk analysis evaluation and targeted deliverables and propose new directions.
Support the deployment of new wet solutions for the regions.
Support the commercial argumentation and the sales team for the launch.
Communicate on progress and consolidate know-how and knowledge of the expertise.
Scientific background in food chemistry, food processing or related fields.
6 months experience in the food industry and ideally in formulation
Fluent English compulsory
Creativity, open-minded and innovation skills
Good organization, project management and long term thinking skills
Ability to work in a matrix organisation
Ability to efficiently work with internal and external stakeholders
We offer you a full-time, 6 months contract, located in Elven - Morbihan region, France.
You will join a group whose activity is constantly growing.
You will be part of a very dynamic R&D team that is at the heart of the palatability activity, interacting with all our subsidiaries worldwide.