We are the maker, marketer and distributor of branded food products found in more than 85% of American households. Our employees located in more than 20 offices and plants across North America rally around our mission. We work to transform our brands to be more profitable for our customers and more enjoyable for our consumers.
Our Boulder Business Unit is located in downtown Boulder, CO and focuses on high growth health and wellness platforms that target specific consumer needs. The Boulder Business Unit portfolio includes the plant-based Gardein® and Earth Balance® brands; the gluten-free Glutino® and Udi’s Gluten Free® brands, and the pure and simple frozen foods brand, EVOL®.
At Pinnacle Foods, every employee has the opportunity to make an impact—from marketing and research & development, to manufacturing, finance and sales—each function plays a critical role in our success. By living our values of trust, candor and ownership we create great relationships that help us deliver results and drive meaningful change for our brands and business.
SCOPE OF POSITION:
As part of the R&D team, the Sr. Research Scientist will lead strategic programs around Health and Wellness. This individual will serve as a technical contributor and source of advanced knowledge in nutrition science for ingredient identification and formula development through commercialization, with direct responsibility for gluten free, plant-based and frozen food categories. Accountabilities include identifying, documenting and validating the appropriate ingredients, formulations and ingredient functionalities that meet product standards and requirements, including benefits and safety. The Sr. Research Scientist will interact with R&D, Packaging, Supply Chain, Nutrition Marketing and Marketing throughout their projects.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Pinnacle Foods is an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer –
qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to
protected veteran or disability status, race/color, religion, gender, national
origin, age, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any
other legally protected basis.