Seeking leadership R&D role as a Coffee Expert, Coffee Innovation Lead, Coffee Associate Director for a coffee focused company (open to green, importer, or roasted coffee).
Coffee Expert with 14 years of international experience in coffee products and processes including: R&D, chemistry, analytic techniques, quality assessments and procedures, international regulatory, patents, sensory and cupping evaluations, green quality and procurement, decaffeinated, and roasted coffee and product commercialization.
Scientific and Technical Lead with strong expertise in influencing business strategies, supporting long term innovations, managing cross functional business units, connecting with industries, coffee associations and academia. Excellent strategic and technical thinker with strong consumer understanding skills, translating qualitative and quantitative consumer insight into product strategies and winning plans.
Ideal position will be in a major city like NYC or West Coast.
Compensation is mid-six figures.