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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 Technologist II

Applications Technologist – Dairy - Your next position?
To have the Word "Flavors" in Givaudan Flavors, we recognize this particular word contains a lot of meanings. Flavor creation and application (FC&A) is a combination of art and science, intimately bound with human psychologies and cultures.  Our flavor creation and application team is the foundation and creative force of the flavors business, whom develop innovative new food product concepts, evaluate new flavor profiles & delivery technologies and most importantly, assist our Account Managers in winning new business.
We are currently looking for a Flavor Scientist for our Dairy Applications group in Cincinnati, OH. The primary focus of this position is to execute daily brief-related tasks and apply knowledge during the flavor selection, evaluation and application development. Serve as technical expert and advisor to marketing, sales, flavor creation, and customers for specific applications.

•    Showcase your Technical Expertise: Lead evaluations of flavors in applications for briefs, research projects and portfolio evaluations. Select optimal flavors for projects according to specified requirements (i.e. custom-er, regulatory, legislation, costs) and suggest improvements for the most common applications. Identify ap-propriate flavor 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 com-plete ability to lead large development projects.

Your Professional Profile should include:

•    B.S. in Food Science, Chemistry, Biology and 4 - 6 years of experience in a food applications lab, CPG product development, production, or related area.

•    Ability to screen flavors and provide technical feedback on product profiles.
•    Project management skills and the ability to successfully lead selected customer  projects
•    Ability to effectively participate on customer projects including customer visits
•    Basic technical problem solving skills in a specific applications area
•    Ability to translate market trends into innovative products for selected customers

•    Able to manage a large workload and fast pace environment, while managing multiple projects with competing priorities and keeping a track record of achievements a must. 


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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