Product Development Manager - Fragrance

Product Development Manager - Fragrance
  • £35,000 - £45,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK Cambridge Cambridgeshire UK cb1 1bw
Job Ref: J2161818
Sector: Engineering
Sub-sectors: Biotech/Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals, Food & FMCG, Energy/Renewables, Chemicals
Date Added: 07 September 2021
Product Development Manager - Fragrance Encapsulation

Are you interesting in sustainability with a history in packaging of food or bio-based products? An opportunity has arisen for a Fragrance Encapsulation Product Development Manager to join a team in Cambridge.

About the organisation:

You will be working for a technology start-up, who offer ground-breaking alternatives to plastic packaging, with the use of biosurfactants.

About the Job:

As Product Development Manager - Fragrance Encapsulation you be responsible for leading projects in the fragrance encapsulation process.

  • You will lead the use of Gas Chromatography equipment for fragrance analysis, as well as developing protocols for fragrance quantification.
  • Developing methods and protocols for measuring fragrance encapsulation
  • Responsible for leading stability studies on fragrance microcapsules.
  • You will also support sensory performance testing.

About you:

You will be a degree qualified in relation to Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Food science or Material science (or equivalent) You will have a background in food, FMCG, biopharma, sustainability, nutraceuticals, chemicals, pharma or biotech.

  • Previous analytical chemistry experience, particularly in GC equipment and data analysis.
  • Microencapsulation, food coatings or edible packaging application experience would be beneficial
  • Good understanding of the market and willing to research new technologies.
  • Good understanding and interest of sustainability and its principles.

Any of the following is also desirable:

  • Knowledge of bio-based materials, cellulose or other biopolymers.

How to apply:

Apply now via the SRG website.

If this role is not quite right for you, but might be for somebody in your network - please forward this onto them. SRG pay a referral fee for any successful candidates.

Loz Mitchell - Pharma


07/10/2021 10:50:40
GBP 35000.00 45000.00 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Loz Mitchell

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