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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.

Seasoning Creator

Seasoning Creator 


A dynamic Seasoning Creator in our Taste and Wellbeing team will contribute to our business growth in demonstrating the use and benefit of our flavours in Savoury and Snacks, mainly for our customers in Japan.


Our flavour creation and application team is the foundation and creative force of the flavour business, whom develop innovative new food product concepts, evaluate new flavour profiles, and delivery technologies, and most importantly, assist our account managers in winning new business. 


A Seasoning Creator aims to exceed customer needs, deliver value and are skilled at fostering strong customer relationships while being based in our Tokyo office , reporting to the Flavour Creations and Applications Manager - Savoury & Food.


Your future position?  In this exciting role, you will:
•    Create seasoning:- 

Create seasonings in savoury foods and snacks for customer briefs; create optimal seasonings for customer projects according to all relevant requirements (taste profile, legislation, technical suitability, costs, etc.); translate market trends into new product concepts and developments.


•    Provide technical service to our customers:- 

Responsible for technical customer communication to achieve a positive outcome of projects; develop concept presentations and present flavours and seasonings for savoury foods and snacks to customers; work with our customers to optimize their recipes; support our customers in trial productions with our solutions.


•    Project Management and Innovation:- 
Work on complex projects and implement new savoury and snack technologies, support regional Marketing initiatives, train our commercial force and customers on our new capabilities.


•    Manage Organizational Effectiveness:- 


Maintain a safe, clean and organized lab environment in accordance with 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 learn together with teams who are as passionate as you are? Then come join us – and impact your world.
Your professional profile includes: 

•    Bachelor or Master’s degree in Food Technology, Food Science or equivalent
•    At least 10 years of relevant working experience in the food industry, preferably as product developer or application or seasoning technologist. 
•    Work experience related to process meat will be better
•    Practical experience in food manufacturing and flavour applications
•    Technological problem solving skills
•    Well-developed olfactory and sensory skills
•    Business fluent in English would be better
•    Strong and experienced Project manager
•    Excellent communication, presentation and customer interface skills
•    A team-focused work style

Our Benefits:
● Attractive salary package with benefits.
● Excellent opportunities for progressive learning and development.
● A creative team environment that will inspire you.

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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