Watanmal Group - A hundred year old company operating in West and Central Africa in the domain of sales and marketing of FMCG food products. With its flagship brands, Gino, Jago and Pomo, the company holds market leadership position in most of the market it operates in. Headquartered in Hong Kong the company has regional offices in India, Nigeria, Ghana, Benin, Togo, Guinea and China.
Watanmal Group is recruiting to fill the position of:
To oversee the R & D projects of the Group. Upgrading the lab scale projects to commercial production.
- New Product Commercialization
- Planning and Execution of Projects within Target date
- Conducting multiple trials and product finalization
- Commercialization of R & D Projects
- Coordinate for capex requirements
- Identify, shortlist and negotiate terms with vendors for equipment and raw materials
- Coordinate for equipment connectivity to plants
- New SKU Manufacturing : Coordinate with packaging to undertake change requirements for new SKU as per requirement
- Direct and mentor the R & D department team to carry out their responsibilities to the required standards.
Desired Skills and Experience
B.Tech / M.Tech from any reputed Institute in Food/Dairy or related field. 4-6 years, R & D experience in FMCG industry any food industry (tomato industry preferred)
- Knowledge of Product Development.
- Ingredients usage and properties of ingredients.
- Commercialization of lab scale product
- TQM , ISO Quality systems exposure
- Knowledge in Packaging material quality
- Knowledge of test procedures.
- Statistical tools usage.
Method of Application
Interested candidates should click here to apply online.
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