R&D Director - Plant Based Food Manufacturing Start-up

Jakarta Permanent
  • Rapidly growing plant-based beverage start up company
  • Strategic leadership role with opportunity in building dynamic team

About Our Client

Our client is a fast growing start-up company producing plant based consumable products. Headquartered in Singapore, the company is currently present in 8 different countries with a laboratory and manufacturing site in Jakarta. The company is currently looking to recruit a Research and Development Director to innovate and develop their plant-based product.

Job Description

Reporting directly to the CEO of the company, this role will have the responsibility of creating and developing both the development of existing product and/or expanding to new product innovation. You will lead and work closely with a dynamic team in managing the department from Indonesia or Singapore.

The Successful Applicant

  • Relevant working experience in FMCG
  • Extensive leadership experience in Research & Development with hands-on mentality
  • Proven successful records of experience in dairy products
  • Preferably someone with strong ability to deliver and execute their ideas
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and possess entrepreneurial mentality and capacity
  • Expatriates who had experience in working in Indonesia are welcome to apply if willing to be located in Indonesia or Singapore

What's on Offer

As a Research and Development Director, you will have a great opportunity to have the accountability in innovating and developing a well-known plant based product. You will also work closely with the founders along with top experienced individuals. Tremendous opportunity to enhance your leadership skill.

Rahma Dwiherawati
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Phone number
+62 21 2958 8912

Job summary

Executive Search
Sub Sector
Consumer Goods
What is your area of specialisation?
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract Type
Consultant name
Rahma Dwiherawati
Consultant contact
+62 21 2958 8912
Job Reference

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