Seeking an Entrepreneurial-Minded Product Development (Food Scientist, R&D). Apply today!
Our client is a privately held franchise company featuring smoothies and other nutritional foods that support the kind of healthy lifestyle their loyal customers enjoy. Aside from their legendary, original fruit and function-based, fresh-blended smoothies, our client offers healthy retail-product solutions in sport beverages and nutrition products, energy bars, healthy snacks, vitamin supplements, herbs, minerals, and more. Named #1 franchise in their category a multitude of times, the company boasts over 650 locations operating in and outside of the United States.
Product Development (Food Scientist, R&D) Metairie, Louisiana As a Product Development professional, you will work in our client’s R&D Department, developing delicious, new menu items while enhancing the characteristics of existing products. You will spearhead the formation, creation, organization and testing of new ingredients, products, and processes, all with growth objectives in mind. A knowledgeable, creative, “think-outside-the-box” personality with an entrepreneurial spirit will go far in this role. To qualify, you should hold a Bachelor’s degree in Food Science, Nutrition, Culinary Arts, or Chemistry. You’ll need 3 to 5 years’ R&D experience with product development responsibilities. A background in dry or powdered nutritional food products and supplements is highly preferred. Multitasking abilities will be needed, as well. Working with our client, you’ll be rewarded with a competitive salary, and full employee benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and a 401(k) retirement plan. PTO. Most of all, you’ll enjoy a hard-working, but friendly, environment where all employees have access to top-level management. Got a taste for success? Then send your resume for immediate consideration. Our Client is an Equal Opportunity Employer. RCI Recruitment Solutions is a privately owned firm headquartered in Jupiter, Florida, with operations throughout the United States. For almost 40 years, RCI has provided a wide range of candidate sourcing and related recruitment services. Its proprietary and client-specific solutions encompass a variety of services, including advertising, consulting, media services, and staffing technology.