Responsibilities:

  • Conduct market research to identify new product opportunities in the dried fruit and nut industry
  • Develop and execute product development plans for new products
  • Collaborate with suppliers to source raw materials for new products
  • Work with production teams to ensure new products are produced to high standards
  • Conduct taste tests and gather feedback from customers to refine new product offerings
  • Work with marketing teams to develop marketing plans for new products
  • Monitor industry trends and competitive products to ensure the company stays ahead of the curve
  • Ensure compliance with food safety regulations and quality control standards
  • Design Artwork

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Food Science, Agriculture, or a related field
  • At least 3 years of experience in product development for the food industry
  • Strong project management skills and ability to prioritize tasks
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Understanding of food safety regulations and quality control standards
  • Knowledge of the dried fruit and nut industry is a plus

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Opportunities for career growth and development
  • Work with a dynamic team in a fast-paced environment
  • Make a significant impact on the growth and success of the company

Please forward your cv to admin @ zeminwe.co.za