Flavours Team Leader

Job Ref: J32576
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Food & FMCG
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 07 August 2019
  • Surrey, England, UK Surrey Surrey UK KT22 7RY
  • £25,000 - £32,000 per Annum
  • Mohamed Ismail
  • 01753 589 647
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Flavours Manager to join a well-respected manufacturing company that supplies products to the food and beverage industry.

You will be responsible for the production of our ISO17025:2017 accredited reference flavour standards.

This team leader role would entail managing a small team of talented chemists and is a hands-on role as a player/manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • Analysis of flavour complexes by GC and GC-MS
  • Maintaining the schedule for analysis of batches of flavour complexes
  • Method development and improvement of existing methods in line with the requirements of ISO 17025
  • Method validation in line with requirements of ISO 17025
  • Take part in sensory panel work
  • Undertake analysis associated with special projects for customers Maintaining equipment (management of all associated tasks for):
  • Maintenance and servicing of all GC and GC-MS equipment
  • Stock management of all GC and GC-MS consumables
  • Proactively work on new products to be brought to market
  • Manage the work required to get the products available and in stock
  • Manage the staffing within the flavours team
  • Schedule work for the flavours team
  • Liaise with the manager of the yeast team so that there is one production team where staff are scheduled /used across both areas of the business - Yeast production and Flavours production
  • Actively provide training for team members to improve their knowledge and performance General practices


  • A degree or equivalent in Chemistry or related subjects
  • Experience working in a quality regulated environment
  • Good understanding of GC-MS and other chromatographic techniques
  • Previous management experience would be advantageous but not essential

This is a great opportunity to join a very reputable organisation on a permanent basis. If this sounds like the right position for you please apply online or get in touch on the details below for a confidential discussion.

01753 589 647


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