Job Title: Teamleader Application Bakery (m/f)

Job Industry: FMCG, Food, Food & Beverages, Ingredients, Lebensmittel, Nutrition
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Job description:

You want to drive major projects forward and guarantee their success. You have a vision and want to make your ideas a reality. You can do exactly that at Döhler. As a leading producer of natural flavours, colourings and other ingredients for food and beverages, we are looking for people just like you, who are willing to do whatever it takes to inspire our customers and consumers. People who are motivated to deliver only the best.

If taking on this responsibility inspires you, then we are exactly what you are looking for.

Location: Darmstadt/Germany


Your Role
  • Develop the overall portfolio of new bakery products like bakery jams aimed at driving growth in the business
  • Manage the application team of developers, to efficiently deliver commercially viable products for enhancing the growth of business
  • Coordinate development efforts and ensure key milestones, overall project time-lines and approved budgets are met
  • Develop additional application labs as required by business strategy
  • Maintain awareness of trends in food industries to ensure Döhler is current in development efforts to supply new and innovative products
  • Identify business opportunities and prospects by evaluating the market and industry trends; researching and analyzing competitive options for expansion
  • Connect developed new products and solutions to customers and markets
  • Ensure effective collaboration with Technical Project Management, Sales and Technology

Your Profile
  • 3-5 years experience in bakery industry with focus on bakery products, experience of management is an Advantage
  • Results driven: Strong focus on outcome and ability to drive direction and results within a team
  • 3-5 of prior experience in Product Development, particularly within a R&D environment
  • A roll-up-your-sleeves attitude
  • Agile and ready to respond in high stress situations whilst not losing a strong attention to detail and results
  • Proven ability to execute global development programs on time
  • Successfully builds, establishes and continues sustainable relationships
  • Distinct leadership competence and a target-orientated, pragmatic approach towards work
  • Graduate in Food Technology or similar

Your Benefits
  • The motivating working atmosphere of a high-tech, innovative company
  • The opportunity to realize your full potential and your ideas
  • The freedom to strike out in new directions
Company description:


It all started almost 180 years ago with a spice mill. Today, Döhler is a global producer, marketer and provider of technology-driven natural ingredients, ingredient systems and integrated solutions for the food and beverage industry. Innovation, trust, quality and sustainability are the values that characterise our company, and that we are proud of.

What characterises a successful company? We think it is company values that are lived out every day. They provide the answer to what a company stands for, which ideals it pursues and how committed it is to its staff, customers and suppliers. Above all, they create a corporate identity. That is why the Döhler Fundamentals are so important to us! They cover all the values that apply for us and for you equally all over the world. As a globally active company with more than 5,000 employees from a vast range of cultural backgrounds, countries and age groups, these values bring us together and allow us to present a uniform image. They are essential for our success – and thus shape our future.