Do you share a passion for food that is innovative, high quality and convenient?
Are you constantly asking questions and thinking about ways to improve?
Thrive building relationships with internal and external teams?
Want to make a direct impact at a fast growing company?
We are looking for a Meat Scientist to add to our dynamic and growing team located in Minneapolis, MN.
As a Meat Scientist you will play a key role in delivering excellence in product design to ensure flavor, functionality and innovation.
Your responsibilities will be interesting, varied and include:
•Developing and delivering exceptional food products while meeting quality, cost, and commercialization expectations within aggressive timelines. •Applying advanced understanding of ingredient functionality in proteins and processing for optimal product development. •Inspiring the organization with strategic vision and innovative product concepts. •Working closely with regulatory and labeling & specifications teams to ensure all regulatory, nutritional, labeling goals are achieved through development. •Collaborating with commercialization, operation, and supplier teams to ensure an efficient translation of product formulas to production facilities. •Acquiring and applying new industry ingredient and equipment technologies. •Educating internal and external partners on food trend, technologies, and processes. •Acting as a leader and ambassador for product development, R&D, and Bellisio Foods. •Traveling approximately 20-40% of your time to our production facilities and customer presentations.
As an “ ideal” candidate , you have :
•A Bachelor’s degree, in meat science or related field. Culinary education is a plus. •5-8 years protein product development and commercialization experience. Culinary work is a plus. •Comprehension of USDA regulations. Familiarity with gluten Free, non-GMO, low fat, low carb, sodium reduction, and religious dietary guidelines is a bonus. •Exceptional verbal, written and presentation skills. •Strong sense of curiosity and desire to learn and grow personally and professionally within the department, company, and industry •Ability to champion a “what if” attitude, search and provide new ideas and solutions. •Adaptability and flexibility to focus quickly on changing situations and objectives. •Attention to detail, organized and solutions oriented . •Proficiency with Microsoft Office. Comfortable learning new systems. SAP experience is a bonus.
Bellisio Foods ( the beautiful food company) is one of America’s largest and fastest-growing frozen food companies. For 25+ years, we have stayed close to our core values: honest relationships with our customers, partners and employees; strong investments in our people and belief it is all of our responsibility to make the world a better place.
Last year, we entered into exciting growth and a new chapter joining CFP, a Thailand-based, leading integrated foods business. We truly believe “the sky is the limit” for our employees and company. And of course, we offer very competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and many other perks. Check us out at www.bellisiofoods.com.
Interested/Questions? Please send a resume to Liz Martin at L2Martin@bellisiofoods.com, phone 952-393-7099.
Founded in 1990 , Bellisio Foods is one of America’s largest and fastest-growing frozen food companies. Since the beginning, we have stayed true to our values: honest relationships with our customers, partners and employees; strong investments in our people and responsibility to make the world a better place.
Last year, we entered into exciting growth and a new chapter when we joined with CFP, ...a Thailand based,leader in the integrated foods business, We believe “the sky is the limit” for this partnership.