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Head of Technical Division, Malaysia

Job Reference: RS0274B

Job Title: Head of Technical Division, Malaysia

Location: Asia Pacific

Product: Softs & Agriculture

Role: Other, Research & Analysis

Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360° search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with a global food manufacturer seeking a food industry expert to head the technical division in Malaysia.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for managing and leading the execution of technical projects and product development in line with the company strategy and product portfolio of edible oils and fats
  • Provide technical advice and support to the sales team as well as technical training
  • Conduct research and analysis of the oils and fats market and report findings to management team
  • In charge of managing and training members of the research and development teams
  • Visit key customers with colleagues in the sales teams in order to provide technical support
  • Reports into Regional Director

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Must have experience in an R&D/technical role in the food manufacturing industry with a focus on edible oils, edible fats, margarines, dairy, etc. Previous experience in a leadership role would be a bonus
  • Excellent knowledge of the global oils and fats markets
  • University degree in Chemistry, Engineering or other relevant discipline
  • Able to travel regularly in target markets
  • Located in Malaysia or happy to relocate

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.