Mondelēz International’s Reading Science Centre provides unique opportunities in the provision of scientific analysis, research, consultancy and training to its parent company and the wider food and pharmaceutical sectors. Operating as Reading Scientific Services Ltd (RSSL), we apply leading-edge science with integrity and service to exceed expectations and deliver greater value to our clients.
A key opportunity has arisen for a Rheology & Particle Characterisation Technical Specialist to identify and evaluate new technologies to drive new / improved service offerings & provide world class scientific consultancy to support both Mondelez & the external business.
The successful candidate will provide expert technical leadership and scientific consultancy in support of RSSL and global Mondelēz business objectives. Linking with Senior Leaders in Global Technical Forums. They will be accountable for undertaking and supervising complex analytical investigative projects & keeping abreast of scientific developments in your field. Represent and exert influence on behalf of Mondelēz in relevant external bodies.
The key area of expertise required for the role is in rheology and particle characterisation. This includes particle sizing from nano to micron range (Malvern Masterziser / Zetasizer), powder flow (shear cell), specific surface area and DVS. For these techniques, a combination of deep technical (theoretical) understanding, hands-on experience and application of these techniques in food and/or pharmaceutical R&D, manufacturing and investigative / troubleshooting situations is required.
The role holder will demonstrate technical leadership across all MDLZ categories globally. This will include maintaining and growing technical expertise, inspiring and developing other MDLZ physical scientists (including acting as a coach and mentor and trainer), together with understanding and applying business strategy.
There will be cases where you will be recommending the business technical strategy within this technical area, in line with overall business strategic objectives. The job holder is expected to already have a wide external technical network, and will join the MDLZ global Physical Sciences technical community building a network internally both functionally and also across the business categories.
We pride ourselves on having a high performing and collaborative culture where we offer support and development to enhance your career and develop your knowledge and skills.
In return for your commitment, drive and enthusiasm, we offer an attractive benefits package within a highly successful International business that offers financial rewards and resources, including bonus scheme, contributory pension, life assurance, generous holiday allowance and a flexible benefits programme.
RSSL website: https://www.rssl.com/
YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/RSSLServices
LinkedIn page: https://www.linkedin.com/company/107107