Research & Development Manager (Food Industry)
- Kampung Acheh Industrial Estate, Sitiawan, Perak, Malaysia
Malayan Flour Mills Berhad (MFM) is an established billion-ringgit public listed food manufacturing company. We aspire to be a leading food manufacturing enterprise in the region.
We currently operate in three countries, namely in Malaysia, Vietnam and Indonesia and will continue to expand our business in the near future.
MFM is honored to be a recipient of the HR Asia Best Companies to Work for in Asia 2018 (Malaysia Edition) and the Human Resources Asia Recruitment Awards 2019 for Best Onboarding Experience (Bronze). This recognition is dedicated to every employee of MFM who has made MFM a great place to work in and also reflects our motto in which “we strive to create a great place for great people to do great work”.
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You will be responsible in planning and conducting research and development on new products and product improvement to lower production costs and maintain products of the highest quality that meet the customers’ standards and requirements while complying with HACCP, GMP and ISO requirements. Here is your job scope in detail:
1 To oversee and/or conduct research on New Product Development and Product Improvement to lower production costs and maintain products of the highest quality that meet customers’ standards and requirements.
2 To ensure incoming raw materials and outgoing finished products meet the customers’ standards and requirements.
3 To ensure compliance of HACCP, GMP & ISO requirements to meet the quality expectations of customers.
4 To continuously review & monitor the operating processes and results in order to find continuous improvements in procedures, methods, effectiveness & resource utilization.
5 To ensure production yield & productivity (efficiency) are within set targets with minimum production costs and timely corrective actions are taken as & when necessary.
6 To ensure product quality through on-the-job training, guidance & good housekeeping.
7 To provide timely and accurate product analysis report as requested by management.
8 Responsible to troubleshoot and resolve problems relating to products functionality arising from production.
9 To lead & motivate subordinates to enable them to work together effectively & productively.
• Degree in Food Science / Food Technology
• Minimum 5 years working experience, including in R & D
MFM is honored to receive the following awards:
- 2019 - Human Resources Asia Recruitment Awards 2019, Best Onboarding Experience (Bronze)
- 2018 - HR Asia Best Companies to Work for in Asia 2018 (Malaysia Edition)