Job Title: Teamleader Cereal & Malt Applications (m/f)

Job Industry: Beer, Beverages, Brewing, Chemicals, Food, Food & Beverages, Ingredients
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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.

Your Role
  • Directing and developing a team of around 5 employees within our technical innovation department
  • Further development of the product portfolio with the business units and regions
  • Modifying and optimising existing recipes
  • Developing and manufacturing malt specialities
  • Evaluating technologies of malt and cereal extracts used in product application
  • Coordinating and processing B2C customer projects
  • Cooperating with universities as part of projects and experiments
  • Working together with plants in China and Neuss
  • Creating presentations as well as representing the company at trade fairs
  • Executing researches and drawing up reports
  • Planning personnel, material and financial resources


Your Profile
  • Ability to assert oneself accompanied by a high level of competence in finding solutions
  • A high level of competence in communication and in team work
  • Structured and results-orientated style of working, as well as ability to work under pressure
  • Distinct leadership competence and a target-orientated, pragmatic approach towards work
  • At least 5 years of professional experience working in the beverage, brewery and food industry, experience of management is an advantage
  • Profound knowledge in brewing and manufacturing malt is required
  • Excellent degree in brewery and beverage technology or similar qualification, PhD desired
  • Excellent MS Office skills, SAP skills an advantage
  • Excellent English skills, German skills desired


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.