Specialist (m/f/d) Flavour Creation

Date: Mar 31, 2024

Location: Darmstadt, DE

Company: Döhler Group

Reference ID: 40654


Are you interested in high-quality, natural, and tasty nutrition? We are! It’s our ambition to shape the future of nutrition.


Döhler is a leading global producer of natural ingredients and solutions for the food, beverage, lifestyle and nutrition industries. We use innovative technology to process plant-based raw materials and enrich products such as lifestyle drinks, cereals, dairy, and confectionery goods for almost every well-known brand. Close to 10.000 dedicated employees in more than 70 countries share one common goal - to ensure that millions of people around the world enjoy the products created by us.


We strive to inspire and empower our employees in everything we do, and we invite you to join our team – together WE BRING IDEAS TO LIFE.


Your tasks

  • Support in the development of new flavors and flavor preparations within the scope of customer and innovation projects 
  • Production of flavors, flavor preparations and flavor samples on a laboratory scale in consultation with the flavorist 
  • Participation in the tasting and evaluation of flavorings 
  • Documentation of development results in the project management system 
  • Determination of analytical values and maintenance of product-specific master data in the SAP system 
  • Organization of raw material stock-keeping and maintenance of the laboratory aids and analytical equipment used
  • Processing of modification projects based on existing recipes in cooperation with the flavorist (after appropriate training)

Your profile

  • Responsible, very well organized and accurate way of working 
  • Interest in laboratory work and computers
  • Ability to communicate and work in a team
  • Result and success oriented attitude 
  • Enjoy sensory tastings
  • Very good knowledge of English 
  • Good MS Office skills, ideally first SAP experience
  • Ideally first work experience in the food industry 
  • Well completed training as a chemical laboratory assistant, PTA, CTA, food technician, or similar qualification


Your Benefits

  • Culture: Friendly and informal atmosphere, family-owned company, flat hierarchies, short communication channels, and helpful colleagues
  • Impact: You are an integral part of our business success and make an important contribution to the future of nutrition
  • Empowerment: You can fully unleash your potential and have the opportunity to take on responsibilities
  • Digitalization: We maintain excellent partnerships with market-leading innovators, allowing you to access and work with state-of-the-art technologies
  • Anniversary and special payments
  • Employee referral bonuses
  • Additional benefits: Christmas parties, events, financial benefits, and online shop discounts (e.g., IT leasing, mobile phone contracts, shopping, and travel discounts, etc.)
  • Döhler Academy: You have the opportunity to continuously develop your education further through internal and external training programs
  • Mobility: Subsidized Germany ticket or JobRad 
  • Insurance benefits such as company pension plans and accident insurance 


Equal opportunities for all

We welcome applicants, who are just as diverse as we are - regardless of age, ancestry, disability, ethnic origin, gender, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, social background or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.

Become a part of our team and apply online trough our career portal to the attention of Luisa Rhein. Please note that we are unable to consider or return application documents sent by mail.