Food Product Development Scientist

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an exciting Food Prod Development Scientist- role in Plano, TX! Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

***Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. This employer will not sponsor applicants with the following work visas: H1B, H2B, H4, E3, TN1*** No corp to corp -Adecco direct W2 only

Title: Product Development Scientist

Location: Plano, TX
Start Date: 1/3/2019
Duration: 12/13/2019
Pay Rate: $20.00
Contract: 40 Hours per week
Hours/Shift: 8:30AM-5:00PM, Monday-Friday


To ensure prompt regional enablement of our Client's Legacy Ingredient Spec Update project (LiSU), provides direct ingredient and formula specification, supplier, and document management system administration and business process support and training to product developers, PD teams, R&D disciplines, and other cross-functional partners (including the LiSU spec-writing team, operations, product supply, marketing, and manufacturing facilities).
Provides analysis, assessment, and recommendations to business partners. Ensures consistent data management and document distribution practices across our Client’s snack portfolio focusing on LiSU.

The incumbent will:
• Provide customer consultations and support for specification and documentation applications and related projects.
• Provide basic classroom and 1:1 customer training for new and existing users.
• By providing data, queries, and background data, work with cross-functional groups, including LiSU, Supply Chain, Operations, and Co-Pack, on special projects.
• Raise flags if remote locations (Canada) are not adhering to PQP standards (e.g., templates, lifecycle and versioning protocols, and document types).
• Perform system testing for sustain releases for corrections and enhancements related to LiSU issues.
• Identify system, product, and process issues and assist, as needed, with resolution.

• Critical Competencies:
• Exhibit business maturity in handling confidential information.
• Excellent time management and organization skills--ability to handle multiple priorities.
• Good communication and presentation skills (verbal and written).
• Ability to work comfortably both independently and in a team environment.
• Sensitive to and appreciates diverse cultures--good people skills to take others along and create an inclusive culture.

• Educational Experience: Bachelor’s degree with related experience.
• Passable proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, OneNote, and SKYPE for Business.
• Food, beverage, or pharmaceutical industry experience/database management (i.e., Xspec, Documentum, ProductVision).

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