Senior Product Technologist

The Company 
Our client is a leading manufacturer of dietary supplements supplying to international markets. They run out of a recently expanded GMP manufacturing facility in Auckland and are continuing to grow as they experience great successes. This company has a great reputation among customers and employees, as they value training and development for employees and have a supportive working environment. 
The Opportunity 
An exciting opportunity has become available for a Senior Product Technologist working within the company’s tight-knit Technical team. Reporting to the Technical Manager, this is a hands-on role, focusing on the development and redevelopment of in hard shell, tablet, and soft gel products within the relevant regulatory framework.  

Day to day responsibilities include (but not limited to): 

  • Development of regulatory compliant formulas and testing specifications for customers, across a range of markets 
  • Redevelopment of current formulations to meet continuous improvement initiatives 
  • Sourcing and evaluating new packaging for suitability for the manufacturing plant and range 
  • Evaluation of new raw materials for compliance and suitability for the range 
  • Generation, management and approval of packaging, nutrition, allergen information and other required technical information 

This is a high energy role, which requires the ability to communicate across all levels of the business, internally and externally. You must have a good eye for detail, be a good team player and a problem solver. 
Applicants should have the following attributes, qualifications and experience: 

  • Science degree qualification (Chemistry, Food Technology, Pharmacy) 
  • 5+ years handson product development experience in a similar role 
  • Experience in nutraceuticals/dietary supplements essential 
  • Experience sourcing, tiraling, and evaluating new packaging solutions
  • Strong problemsovling skills
  • An in-depth understanding of GMP principles
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Detail-oriented and ability to problem solve  

This is your opportunity to be part of the company’s success story, while being rewarded with further training and development, an inclusive company culture, and a competitive salary. This is a full-time permanent day job, Monday – Friday, with flexibility in hours. 

  • Work on recently acquired global brands 
  • Leading NZ manufacturer of Dietary Supplements 
  • Be a part of a high performing technical team in a modern GMP facility
  • Join a highly regarded company as it continues to grow. 
  • Competitive salary.
  • Flexibility and work-life balance.
  • Learning and devolopment + career growth opportunities.

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