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Commercial Assistant - Food Ingredients

Job Title: Commercial Assistant - Food Ingredients
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Expertise: Commercial
Salary: Base + Super + Bonus
Reference: FOOD
Job Published: 28 Jul 2022
Closing Date: 25 Aug 2022

Job Description

The Company:

Established over 30 years ago, my client is a successful supplier of Food ingredients to food and life science manufacturers across the ANZ region. Providing the very best quality and most suitable ingredients, technical and market expertise, they create innovative concepts and deliver market leading products. They now require a Commercial Assistant to join their thriving Sydney team.
The Role:
  • Reporting to the Sales & Business Development Director, you will be responsible for the delivery of information both internally and externally in a timely manner
  • Provide support to Product Managers in relation to reporting and forecasting
  • Maintain Supplier Price Lists
  • Act as the bridge between the Melbourne commercial team and the applications team
  • Be involved in projects across the Taste & Colour part of the business
  • Support the Commercial & Applications teams to assist in facilitating projects
  • Be the “go-to” person in the business for new enquiries
  • Answer both technical and commercial queries from Customer Service accounts related to the ingredients they purchase
The Candidate:
  • Must have Technical Qualification in Food Science or Chemistry.
  • 2 years’ experience in a food ingredients business desirable (Also open to Nutraceutical industry experience)
  • Candidates that are in the beginning stage of their career, in a technical role, Science degree and looking for more than being stuck in a lab – are the perfect match for this role.
  • You will have a natural ability to communicate and build rapport
  • This role is ideal for professionals that are passionate about Food Science and want to work for an organization that can offer them a long-term career prospect
  • Open to Graduates seeking their first step into the industry
On Offer:

Is the opportunity to be a part of a warm and friendly business that can offer genuine career progression to career driven individuals. A generous Base + Super + Bonus is on offer. Immediate hire needed – with notice period.