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Road&A Value Creation Technologist

Kerry GroupNaas, Kildare

About Kerry

Kerry is the world's leading taste and nutrition company for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries. Every day we partner with customers to create healthier, tastier and more sustainable products that are consumed by billions of people across the world. Our vision is to be our customers' most valued partner, creating a world of sustainable nutrition. A career with Kerry offers you an opportunity to shape the future of food while providing you opportunities to explore and grow in a truly global environment.

About the role

We are recruiting for a RD&A Value Creation Technologist to join us at our Global Technology and Innovation Centre in Naas.

This is an exciting time to join Kerry as we continue to grow and develop, this role is exciting and evolving where you can own and lead a project portfolio across all the RD&A applications within the business. This will give the successful candidate exposure across Kerry within the Europe sector with the scope to grow the role into our Global business.

You will create value within Raw Material and Product Development and drive this across the business, whilst consulting with other Technologists.

What will I be doing?

  • Work with range of stakeholders and complex data to develop and deliver an optimized portfolio of raw materials and finished products.
  • Technical implementation of outputs from recipe optimization workshops
  • Managing key deliverables in project process flow
  • Host regular calls to keep team activities on track according to project timeline
  • Facilitate workshops (including sample coordination) with key stakeholders to taste & evaluate key materials, collecting and consolidating feedback.
  • Managing key stakeholders and reporting into central project management office
  • Develop knowledge on key raw materials; learning about sourcing, quality and typical usage
  • Administrative actions using Kerry system for change implementation

What will I get in return?

At Kerry, we believe in giving talented, curious people the opportunity to make a difference.

We work as a team, searching for the best ways to inspire food and nourish life. We are a community of innovators, working across disciplines to solve global food challenges with a fresh approach. We want you to achieve whatever you put your mind to.

We also offer:

  • 25 days annual leave (excluding bank holidays)
  • Health Care Cover
  • Matched pension scheme
  • Benefits platform offering discounts and cashback on major retailers including Tesco, Curry’s, Argos, and many others.

What do I need to be successful?

In Kerry we understand that people have very different career trajectories and experiences. In order to be successful in this role we would be looking for the right competencies and aptitudes as well as your proven track record of success in a similar role and environment.

These include:

  • Strong communication & organisational skills
  • Competent at learning and using new computer systems (e.g. SAP, Optiva, Excel, Power BI)
  • Interest in learning about materials and sourcing
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (or equivalent experience)

Get in touch today!

In Kerry we benefit from the knowledge of our colleagues who bring a diverse range of cultures, backgrounds, lifestyles and experiences.

One team fostering an inclusive culture that, above all, inspires food and nourishes life.

One culture where everyone brings their unique perspectives and experiences to help make us better, together.

We are committed to nurturing an environment of positivity and inclusiveness, where everyone can be at their best, both personally and professionally.

​Our recruitment, selection and assessment process are based on the skills and competencies of the specific roles and based entirely on merit. We are committed to and value Diversity and Inclusion in all recruitment processes within Kerry and do not discriminate based on gender, race, class, economic status, ethnic background, sexual orientation, age, political beliefs, veteran status, marital status or any other protected characteristic.

We look forward to meeting you!

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