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Group Flour Formulation Manager (West Africa / AIB Certification / Flour Technical Services)

West Africa, Senegal
Reference: LAS0024SB

My international Client is in the process of recruiting a Group Flour Formulation Manager to optimize performance and cost of various wheat flour products for specific markets in West/Central Africa.

Job Description:
  • Apply the most cost-effective micro-ingredient solutions to achieve a high-quality product matching the needs of clients
  • Liaise with grain procurement and quality personnel to identify cost and performance issues and opportunities
  • Organize and supervise the baking centre set up (equipment and employees) as well as the baking methods applied at each milling operation
  • Ensure factory analytical, theological, and baking processes comply with company standards and ensure the success of every production lot
  • Organize and supervise the activities/programs for the baking school in Dakar and Ivory Coast
  • Organize and supervise the theological laboratory (equipment and employees)
  • Assist with the launch of new flour and mix products
  • Provide technical services to clients; train affiliate bakers and technical service personnel to address problems in the field
  • Identify purchasing opportunities for micro-ingredients
Experience and requirements:
  • 10+ years baking formulation, bakery technical services or flour technical services experience
  • Experience with flour analysis including the ability to interpret flour and dough analyses relative to end-product impact
  • Knowledge of current enzyme and oxidation solutions for baking
  • Master Baker or AIB Certification
  • Familiarity with a variety of baking technology from artisan processes to industrial lines
  • Fluency in French & English required
  • Familiarity with a wide variety of bakery products to include baguettes, pan bread, buns, rolls, cakes, biscuits, and flat breads
  • Exposure to a variety of diverse geographical and cultural markets
  • Ability to think creatively and uncover new ideas for mature baking markets
Please apply directly, by clicking on the Apply Button below and visit our www.banking-recruitment-jobs.com here for more exciting opportunities.

Lisa Stroud | Senior Associate
CA Global Africa Recruitment
Tel: +27216599200
Email: lstroud@caglobalint.com
Website: www.caglobalint.com
If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.

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