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Application Specialist Fresh Fermented Dairy EMEA - Denmark  

Dupont Biosciences (company)

Posted on : 22 October 2017

Project Description

Job Description

DuPont Nutrition & Health is a global leader in food ingredients for the dairy industry & we are looking for Application Specialist for Fresh Fermented Dairy in EMEA. This position offers exciting roles with a lot of potential in a dynamic and strong industry. The aim is to provide technical support to our customers and our sales organization in Europe, Middle East and Africa and participate in development of new solutions.

Key responsibilities: 

Your primary responsibilities will be to provide technical support to our customers in close cooperation with our sales organization and your colleagues in the application teams. You will participate in customer development projects or internal development projects. You will have a competent internal organization to support your development in the role including building of technical know-how and related competencies. Our solution portfolio includes a broad range from cultures and enzymes to hydrocolloids, fibers, proteins and other stabilizer and texturizer solutions.

Job Qualifications

Key qualifications: 

  • You are a professional with a theoretical background within dairy science and technology ideally on MSc level alternatively you are a professional with a significant number of years of experience from working with fresh fermented dairy products development or production. You will be part of our international dairy applica¬tion group. This group is part of the global Application & Innovation organization in Dupont Nutrition & Health. You will be giving our customers in the dairy industry application support related to our ingredi¬ent solutions with focus on fresh fermented dairy products such as yoghurt and fresh cheese.
  • You can demonstrate a strong interest and preferably 5-10 years of practical exposure to the dairy industry and a solid theoretical understanding of dairy chemistry and processing. Specific experience or competences within cultures, hydrocolloids and enzymes will be considered an advantage. You should be able to enter production plants and give advice on processing and process parameters related to fresh fermented products.
  • You like to work independently, but also understand how to function in a large organization and the importance of reaching common business objectives. You are customer-focused, open-minded, flexible and thrive in a busy environment with cultural differences. You have good communica¬tion skills and master English both orally and written.  Ability to work in other languages such as Russian or French language will be considered a benefit.
  • You like to visit customers, and 60 - 80 days of international travel activity fits your working style. These positions will operate in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Travelling in Russia or the Middle East will be part of these roles.

You will be reporting into our Global R&D Centre in Brabrand, Denmark and working closely together with a team located there and in the region.  Location is Brabrand, Aarhus Denmark.


About DowDuPont

DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at

The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-alone public companies in late 2018 or early 2019. Information on the division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process.