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Givaudan is a global leading company in taste and wellbeing, fragrance and beauty. With its heritage stretching back over 250 years, the Company has a long history of innovating scents and tastes. From a favourite drink to your daily meal, from prestige perfumes to cosmetics and laundry care, its creations inspire emotions and delight millions of consumers the world over. The company is committed to driving purpose-led, long-term growth while leading the way to improve happiness and health for people and nature. In the fiscal year 2020, the Company employed over 15,800 people worldwide and achieved sales of CHF 6.3 billion and a free cash flow of 12.8% of sales. Let’s imagine together on www.givaudan.com.

Application Scientist

Your Future Position?
To have the Word "Flavors" in Givaudan Flavors, we recognize this particular word contains alot of meanings. Flavour creation and application (FC&A) is a combination of
art and science, intimately bound with human psychologies and cultures. Our flavour creation and application team is the foundation and creative force of the flavours
business, whom develop innovative new food product concepts, evaluate new flavour profiles & delivery technologies and most importantly, assist our Account Managers in winning new business.


We currently are recruiting for a Application Scientist for our Beverage Applications group in Cincinnati, Ohio. The primary focus of this position is to execute daily brief-related
tasks and apply knowledge during the flavour selection, evaluation and application development. Serve as technical expert and advisor to marketing, sales, flavour creation, and customers for specific beverage applications. Having an expertise in beverage and with citrus will be a huge plus for this role.


Showcase your Technical Expertise: Lead evaluations of flavors in beverage applications for briefs, research projects and portfolio evaluations. Select optimal
flavors for beverage projects according to specified requirements (i.e. customer, regulatory, legislation, costs) and suggest improvements for the most common
applications. Identify appropriate flavour delivery systems and technologies for customer projects in specific applications.
Establish and maintain effective relationships: With a limited number of customers, be able to gain their trust and respect. Actively maintain the flavor
performance data for the flavor portfolio through evaluation in finished product and capture of profiles. Coach, train and motivate technicians and technologists.
Manage Organizational Effectiveness: Maintain a safe, clean and organized lab environment in accordance with EH&S policies and hold others accountable for following these guidelines. Manage projects with the complete ability to lead large development projects.


Are you someone who wants to grow and shape your own world? Who thrives being in a culture where you can express yourself in a creative team environment? Who
wants to collaborate and work in a team as passionate as you are? Then come join us - and impact your world.


Your Professional Profile should include:
• B.S. in Food Science, Chemistry, Biology and 7 - 9 years experience in a food applications lab, production, or related area; or Masters Degree in Food Science,
Chemistry, Biology, and 4 - 6 years experience in a food applications lab, production, or related area (preferred);
• Understanding of most food applications, ingredients, and processes with practical experience in customers’ food manufacturing environment.
• Basic understanding of many of the flavour reactions/interactions in common food products and the ability to recommend flavour modifications based on
• Expert technical problem solving skills in specific applications and basic skills in multiple applications areas.
• Ability to translate market trends into innovative products for key customers.

Career development opportunities.
Comprehensive medical plans and a high matching 401k
Tuition Reinvursment program
Givaudan is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

At Givaudan, you contribute to delightful taste and scent experiences that touch people’s lives.
You work within an inspiring teamwork culture – where you can thrive, collaborate and learn from other talented and passionate people across disciplines, regions and divisions.
Join us and Impact Your World

Diversity drives innovation and creates closer connections with our employees, customers and partners.
Givaudan embraces diversity and is committed to building an inclusive environment where everyone impacts our world.

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