Meals Course of and Product Scientist at Obafemi Awolowo College

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Obafemi Awolowo College, Nigeria, along with Temophadis Worldwide Enterprise, Nigeria; and the College of Lincoln, United Kingdom, invitations purposes from suitably certified candidates for the place beneath:

 

 

 

Job Title: Meals Course of and Product Scientist – AAKTP Affiliate

Ref: TIEKTP0001
Location: Temophadis Worldwide Enterprise, Osun
Contract size: 2 Years
Hours: Full Time – (approx. 37 hours every week)

Background Data
Temophadis Worldwide Enterprise, Nigeria; Obafemi Awolowo College, Nigeria; and the College of Lincoln, United Kingdom have been profitable in profitable a United Kingdom authorities worldwide grant by way of the AgriFood African Data Switch Partnership (AAKTP) scheme administered and managed by Innovate UK (https://ktn-uk.org/agrifood/gcrf-agrifood-africa-programme/).

This has created an thrilling and progressive partnership alternative amongst these three worldwide companions:

  • Temophadis Worldwide Enterprise, Osun State, Nigeria
  •  https://temophadis-industries.enterprise.web site/
  • Division of Agricultural Economics within the College of Agriculture, Obafemi Awolowo College, Osun State, Nigeria (https://oauife.edu.ng/) and
  • The Nationwide Centre for Meals Manufacturing within the School of Science on the College of Lincoln, United Kingdom (www.lincoln.ac.uk/house/holbeach)

Temophadis Worldwide Enterprise is a registered agro-processing firm in Nigeria and specialises in processing and packaging pure nutritious African staples from African crops like legumes, cereals, roots and tubers. Different actions entail meals product processing by way of value-addition and product provide through an environment friendly supply-chain in shelf-stable helpful packages. The enterprise at the moment has 7 meals merchandise with the model identify ‘Mr. Kook’ (www.mrkook.ng) and distributors throughout completely different states in Nigeria; and an internet multi-store foodstuff ordering and supply platform (www.fooddelivered.ng) the place different Agri-Meals distributors utilise for his or her product provide chain actions.

The Division of Agricultural Economics of Obafemi Awolowo College, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, specialises on the enterprise and economics of agriculture with efforts directed within the areas corresponding to Economics of Agricultural manufacturing, Agribusiness and advertising, finance, Agricultural challenge appraisal, Farm administration, Assets Economics and formulation of agricultural coverage. These programmes within the division are tailor-made to assembly the wants and aspirations of the labour market in addition to a rising physique of promising entrepreneurs. The manufacturing of agricultural commodities to satisfy home and Worldwide market demand customary together with remunerative occupation to our graduates have remained the central concept of the Division through the years. Through the years, the programmes have been dynamic to accommodate for steady altering wants.

The Nationwide Centre for Meals Manufacturing (NCFM) of the College of Lincoln, United Kingdom, is a serious useful resource for the UK’s meals trade with over 250 main corporations accessing programs, technical companies and analysis. Our shoppers embody the foremost nationwide and world meals manufacturing companies and main supermarkets and we collaborate with many worldwide companions and universities. The NCFM has excellent sector-focused services, together with a state-of-the-art meals manufacturing facility demonstrating innovative meals automation.

Job Description

  • The AAKTP Affiliate can be based mostly primarily at Temophadis Worldwide Enterprise, KM three, Ondo Street, Opp. Faculty of Science Japanese Campus Gate, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria and can be topic to the corporate employment practices and situations of labor.
  • The Affiliate for the Data Switch Partnership will drive and lead a two-year challenge which goals to develop a extra elementary scientific understanding and data of dietary and allergen data, packaging choices (corresponding to biodegradable packaging) and traceability, primarily for native meals and recipes.
  • This can be achieved by way of the evaluation of present firm capabilities, together with Meals Security / HACCP programs, Customary Working Procedures, and take into account the vary of course of tools in place, evaluation of uncooked materials, dietary data evaluation.
  • The AAKTP Affiliate may also lead product formulation / design of latest/improved merchandise, develop/modification of the manufacturing course of, implement adjustments, develop underpinning documentation (SOPs, Recipes, HACCP and so on); and contribute the provision chain administration of the enterprise.

Necessities

  • We need to recruit a B.Sc and / or M.Sc Meals Science graduate with data of or curiosity within the food and drinks trade and expertise of performing scientific and technological investigation in a College and meals trade setting directed in direction of acquisition of latest data.
  • The profitable candidate will ideally have tutorial and/or sensible data in meals science, chemistry, biochemistry, engineering or associated topics.
  • Along with this necessities, M.Sc in Enterprise Administration / Provide Chain Administration or some other business-related Levels can be an added benefit.

 

 

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Necessary Notes

  • The above statements are meant to explain the final nature and stage of labor to be carried out by folks assigned to this job.
    They aren’t to be construed as an exhaustive record of all duties, duties and expertise required of personnel so categorised.
    All personnel could also be required to carry out different duties along with these specified infrequently, as wanted
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    • Purposes submitted after the deadline won’t be thought of.
    • As a result of urgency of the place, we have now the fitting to recruit a candidate who matches the required profile earlier than the above deadline
    • Solely certified candidates can be invited for interview

 

Software Deadline  fifth February, 2021.