R&D Consultant-Bread Category
Only candiates who have R&D experience of bread in Bimbo Group apply
Only candidates who are open for 12-15 months assignment in India apply
About Our Client
Our client is a multi-billion dollar and a leading Food and Beverage organization in India, and it is the topmost brand in bread and bakery products segment. To enhance the existing portfolio of bread and bakery products, our client is looking for a R&D consultant to join them for a 12- 15 months fixed term project in India. No Age criteria and retired professionals are preferred as well.
Reporting into the R&D head, you will be responsible for:
- Curating Innovative and unique winning product concepts & process aligned to the business ambitions from a lens of premium, uniqueness, and Indian consumer acceptability at the right price point.
- Working on identifying 3-4 opportunities for Indian Market, preparing the proposal, prototypes and managing the project right from the ideation to commercialization.
- Building a profitable business model given the business realities. In the process, suggest right sourcing strategy, manufacturing strategy, technical know-how, fit for purpose technologies which help in curating products as per the consumer realities.
- Guiding and driving decisions that can be taken ahead of time, which can help in adhering to the project timelines. Indicative list includes: Shelf life & stability of new product that is still under development, how to optimize our packaging to make a fit for purpose mix etc.
- Supporting the project by the virtue of experience and guiding on the key areas of investigation for successful launch of the new product. This includes preparation of prototypes repository/Inventory for future requirements.
- Working on building and developing capability around the projects in R&D
The Successful Applicant
Ideally you are a R&D expert in bread category and have extensive years of experience in the entire product development life cycle of bread. You should have developed and successfully launched brands in the market. Your latest experience should be with Bimbo Bakeries in the Bread COE. You should be comfortable working on a fixed term project and the client is also comfortable to get retired professionals or nearing retirement professional onboard as well.
What's on Offer
Exposure to India Market