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Product Technologist International Port Melbourne VIC

Bega Cheese

Bega Cheese Port Melbourne VIC Australia

3 months ago

Bega Cheese is now hiring Product Technologist International in Port Melbourne VIC. View job listing details and apply now. If you are curious & creative, invested in not only your own success but also the growth of others, and believe in building the Great Australian Food Company, then you might be the one for us!

The Bega Story

Bega Cheese Group is home to many trusted and iconic food and beverage brands. Whether it’s VEGEMITE on toast, a Big M on the go or a Zooper Dooper on a hot day - you've probably grown up enjoying the iconic products we proudly manufacture every day at Bega. Being recently named in the
Top 10 Strongest Australian Brands of 2022
our vision is to become The Great Australian Food Company!

Our growth story of becoming a successful ASX listed company with an annual turnover in excess of $2 billion and approximately 4,000 employees, is made possible by our dedicated workforce who live and breathe our values every day. We have a strong regional focus and... proudly support the communities where we work, live and play. At Bega, we are proud of our heritage and will continue to build great opportunities to encourage our people to develop and thrive. Come and be a part of our success story as we continue to build The Great Australian Food Company!

The Role:

We have an exciting opportunity within the Bega Foods R&D for a Product Technologist International based at our Port Melbourne office, reporting to Product Manager International.

As the Product Development – International, you will be responsible for leading R&D product development work and supporting international projects from an R&D perspective. as part of Bega Food International's growth strategy targeting key markets globally.

• Developing great products, formulations, and processes that meet product briefs for assigned projects
• Completing specifications and associated documents and contributing to product/process assessment against regulations and standards
• Leading product development activities for assigned projects, including preparation of detailed project plans, timelines, experimental design, and management of risks and contingencies
• Guiding the trial, scale-up, and commissioning activities necessary to prove product performance. Including associated administration, risk assessment, and documentation requirements
• Coordinating with 3rd Party Manufacturers to execute new product delivery and support technical solutions.

About you:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science or Engineering or technical discipline
• Solid understanding of Product Design and specifications within FMCG
• Strong change management background and communication skills
• Ability to identify opportunities to improve processes and ways of working
• Problem-solving –the ability to seek out the root cause of an issue and develop solutions.

Life at Bega

Company culture and our values are very important to us. From flexible working arrangements and regular social catch ups, we’re committed to fostering a supportive and agile work environment for our team.
• Join a dedicated, forward-thinking, and innovative culture
• Grow with us, through opportunities for career development and progression
• Contribute by giving back to your community through charities we partner with
• Access to mental and physical health programs through our wellbeing portal and programs
• Enjoy excellent employee benefits, including flexible working, purchased leave options and salary continuous insurance


At Bega, diversity and inclusion is a business priority, we want everyone to be themselves regardless of their background, religion, sexual orientation, age or gender so we can truly reflect the customers and communities that we serve. No matter how you identify, we encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply for roles at Bega
Port Melbourne VIC Australia

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