Senior Scientist/Bar, Cereal – Erlanger KY
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve vital needs. Today, 30,000 ADM employees around the globe convert oilseeds, corn, wheat and cocoa into products for food, animal feed, chemical and energy uses. With more than 265 processing plants, 400 crop procurement facilities, and the world?s premier crop transportation network, ADM helps connect the harvest to the home in more than 160 countries. For more information about ADM and its products, visit www.adm.com.Position Summary:The individual holding this position is expected to have high level knowledge of cereal processing, cereal formula development, cereal processing equipment, and cereal ingredient trouble-shooting and similar knowledge in cereal bar, nutritional bar, and granola is required.The areas of expertise need to include: RTE Cereal:
Flavor ApplicationManufacturing Scale-up: bench to pilot plant and pilot plant to commercialization experience.The position will require some travel to customers.
Prior experience working for a CPG company is required.
A successful candidate will need to have strong presentation skills and the ability to rapidly develop a relationship with internal and external customers.
Some experience with regulatory and labeling is needed.Key Roles: Responsible for Cereal and Bar StrategyAccountable for developing formulas for cereal, bars and granola applicationsResponsible for leading complex projectsAccountable for designing and running experimentsResponsible for maintaining customer relationshipsCore Competencies:Sense of urgency, accepting of change, communication, technical knowledge, flexibility, teamwork, problem solving, dependability, curiosity, integrity, and a commitment to safety.Requirements: BS (Science) with 10yrs cereal/bar experience;
MS with 5yrs cereal/bar experience, or PhD with 2yrs cereal/bar experience with a CPG company.
Relocation assistance is available with this position.