DuPont Dairy Application Specialist, Turkey and Middle East in Marmara Region, Turkey

Dairy Application Specialist, Turkey and Middle East (Job Number: TEC00001433)


DuPont Nutrition & Health is a USD 4.7 billion global business and one of the world’s largest producers of specialty food ingredients, developing and manufacturing solutions for the global food & beverage, nutrition and pharma market. With more than 8,500 employees, 50+ manufacturing sites and 20R&D centres across the world, N&H is on a mission to make food safer, more sustainable, better tasting and more nutritious.

N&H is part of DowDuPont, a globally listed company, which came to life following the merger of Dow Chemical and DuPont in 2017. DowDuPont has a turnover of approximately $62 billion, employs around 98,000 FTEs and is headquartered in Wilmington, USA. supplements.

DuPont Nutrition & Health is a global leader in food ingredients for the dairy industry. This position offers an exciting role with a lot of potential in a dynamic and strong industry. The aim is to provide technical support to our customers and our sales organization in primarily Turkey and Middle East.

Role scope& primary responsibilities:

  • You will be part of ourinternational dairy application group. This group is part of the globalApplication & Innovation organization in Dupont Nutrition & Health. Youwill be giving our customers in the dairy industry application support relatedto our ingredient solutions with focus on fresh fermented dairy products suchas yoghurt and fresh cheese.

  • Your primary responsibilities willbe to provide technical support to our customers in close cooperation with oursales organization and your colleagues in the application teams. You willparticipate in customer development projects or internal development projects.You will have a competent internal organization to support your advancement inthe role including building of technical know-how and related competencies.


Key Requirements:

  • You are a professional with a theoretical background within dairy science and technology on MSc level.

  • You have a few years of experience in similar function.

  • You demonstrate a strong interest and some practical exposure to the dairy industry and a solid theoretical understanding of dairy chemistry and processing.

  • Specific experience or competences within cultures will be considered an advantage.

  • You like to work independently, but also understand how to function in a large organization and the importance of reaching common business objectives.

  • You are customer-focused, open-minded, flexible and thrive in a busy environment with cultural differences.

  • You have good communication skills and master English both orally and written.

  • You like to visit customers, and 60 - 100 days of travel activity fits your working style.

You will be reporting into Aynur Çelik at our Innovation Center in Istanbul and working closely together with both the team located here as well as other colleagues in the region.

Location is Istanbul, Turkey.

What we offer: At DuPont, we are dedicated to maximizing our most valuable asset—our people. We do so by embracing diversity and offering opportunities for continuous development, whilst maintaining a good work/life balance. Our compensation package includes a competitive base salary, variable performance pay and a comprehensive benefits offering. A career at DuPont offers you an opportunity to become the catalyst for change, personally and professionally. This, together with a respectful workplace that rewards achievement, makes DuPont one of the best career choices today.


Primary Location: EMEA-Turkey-Marmara Region-Istanbul

Organization: Nutrition and Health

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Master's Degree (±18 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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