Product Development Manager

Job Title: Product Development Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Salary: RM8000 - RM12000 per month
Start Date: 31/5/2017
Reference: 532047_1499219412
Contact Name: Nicholas Lee
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 05, 2017 02:50

Job Description

Our client is an international premium confectionary group, well known for their popular regional snacks exported across worldwide. They are currently seeking a R&D specialist and leader to lead and expand their product range in SEA.


  • Oversee product process from commercial design, product development, factory trials, shelf-life determination to sensory evaluation.
  • Review and improve formulation development - both bench and factory scale trials.
  • Conduct and coordinate sensory, quality and sensory tasting evaluations.
  • Manage application and quality control testing of new products.
  • Determine vendor value and manage quality of raw materials.
  • Review and update documentation in accordance to regulations.
  • Commentate analysis and reports to stakeholders.


  • Minimum degree holder in Food Science, Food Technology or related fields.
  • Minimum 8 years in product development within the food manufacturing industry.