Your function

  • As an R&D Bakery Expert you provide technical advice to our international customers regarding fermentation processes and technologies so that the customer demand can be met.
  • You run internal tests in the technology center, located on our company site, with the goal of developing and implementing customer-oriented solutions at the customer. You help creating new fermentation and sourdough processes so that Spiromatic becomes a major market player in this niche.
  • You offer technical support to Key Account Managers during international customer visits, in order to offer innovative baking, dough and fermentation processes to our customers.
  • You keep an eye on trends and developments in the market and on that basis, you propose the best solution for the customer. Based on opportunities in the market, you make proposals with regard to fermentation and sourdough processes.
  • You interact between R&D and sales in order to translate the customer demand internally into the right solution.
  • You work closely with the R&D and sales team and you report to the Project & Technical Director.

Your profile

  • You have a Master's degree Biochemical Engineering Technology or you have at least 5 years of experience in R&D, the food industry or the bakery world.
  • You enjoy working on innovative processes for the bakery world and you have an interest in technical solutions.
  • You are communicative, solution-oriented and innovative. You can work both independently and in team. You like the variety of working both internally on the company site and externally at the sites of our international clientele.
  • You express yourself fluently in English. Dutch and French are a plus.

What we offer

A varied job in a customer-oriented SME with an excellent reputation. We devote a great deal of attention to personal development and growth within our business. You will have an opportunity to help to expand the department and the overall organisation with your knowledge.

You will work in a family environment where you can initially rely on the know-how and years of experience of your enthusiastic colleagues.

You will receive a competitive salary package plus various benefits in excess of the statutory minimum. Spiromatic is very accessible and is a growing company with an international clientele.