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Senior Product Development Technologist

  • Be the architect of delicious and nutritious treats
  • Join a fast-growing dynamic business with global exposure
  • Excellent career prospects within a multinational group

In this newly created role you will spearhead the creation of groundbreaking formulations for confectionery and nutraceutical products. Reporting directly to the Managing Director, you will play a pivotal role in developing new formulations, scaling production processes, and collaborating with cross-functional teams. 

As the Senior Product Development Technologist, you will be at the forefront of research and development efforts, shaping the future of product offerings. You will collaborate closely with stakeholders across departments, ensuring seamless integration of new formulations into manufacturing operations. 


  • Lead the development of new formulations, focusing on hard candy and gummy formats.
  • Conduct laboratory experiments and scale production processes.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate new formulations into production.
  • Provide support for the Product Development team as it expands.

Skills and Experience:

  • Previous experience in Product Development, specializing in hard candy and gummy formats.
  • Proficiency in working with sugars.
  • Demonstrated success in developing and implementing new formulations.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.


  • Salary: $80,000 to $100,000 based on your experience
  • Use your confectionery knowledge to learn and grow in the innovative field of supplements. 
  • Spearhead and shape the future of Product Development in a growing team.
  • Enjoy new challenges and career growth as you work with this fast growing business.


How to apply

Click APPLY NOW or contact Belinda 09 200 3121 during office hours.
To apply for this vacancy you MUST be a New Zealand citizen, resident, or have already secured the right to work in New Zealand and therefore hold a valid visa.

Scitex specialises in permanent, contract and temporary recruitment – and has done since 1987. We are here to engineer better Mondays. We love connecting talented people with great work opportunities in workplaces where you can thrive and make a meaningful difference. 

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