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Senior Food TechnologistLee Kum Kee International Holdings Limited
Senior Food TechnologistLee Kum Kee International Holdings Limited

Job Highlights

  • Develop extension flavours and new products
  • Draft technical specification and provide support
  • Communicate with internal and external stakeholder

Job Description

Duties & Responsibilities: -

New Product Development (NPD)

  • Develop extension flavours and new products, including processing procedures and techniques and product specifications
  • Assist review and improve the application for new and current raw materials and packaging materials
  • Tackle problems encountered during processing and ingredients selection
  • Broaden product portfolio according to company direction
  • Initiate and follow R&D activities proactively
  • Act as a project leader to manage all NPD for specific zone market with cost effective and speed to market

Technical Support

  • Provide technical support on production issues, including processing procedures, preparation of ingredients and packaging process to ensure the final products are safe and meet the required quality
  • Cope with changes in regulations in different zones, provide alternative solutions to markets
  • Draft technical specifications including raw material, packaging material and product specification
  • Provide technical support on customer inquiries and complaints
  • Solve problems on quality and food safety issues

Administration and Communication

  • Present project update
  • Communicate with R&D staff and various functions with clear standpoint to tackle problems

Requirements: -

  • Bachelor degree in Food Science or above in related disciplines
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in food industry, preferred in sauce related product
  • Familiar with Chinese cooking and eating tradition
  • Knowledge in food production and processing
  • Good command in English, Cantonese and Mandarin
  • Self-confident, pragmatic and able to build consensus
  • Analytical and strategic minded
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to serve as effective project champion to internal and external stakeholders
  • Station in Hong Kong and willing to travel

We offer competitive salary package and attractive fringe benefits including life insurance, medical & dental to the right candidates. We also offer free lunch and free shuttle bus service.

For more information, please visit our website at

All personal data provided by the job applicants will be treated in strictly confidential and will be used exclusively for employment purpose only. You should consider your application as being unsuccessful if you do not hear from us within 3 months. Your application will be retained for 12 months and be considered for other appropriate positions within this period. 

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
6 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Company Website

Company Overview

Founded in 1888, Lee Kum Kee has transcended over three centuries. With its sustainable development in 130 years, Lee Kum Kee has become a globally renowned multinational enterprise. The Group offers over 200 sauces and condiments to more than 100 countries and regions. Headquartered in Hong Kong, China, Lee Kum Kee has other production bases in Xinhui, Huangpu, China; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Los Angeles, the United States. To ensure high product quality and safety, Lee Kum Kee stringently applies its quality management philosophy to every detail  from procurement of raw materials, research & development, production, sales & marketing and supply chain.


To cope with our business expansion, we are inviting energetic and high caliber talents to join us:

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Double pay, Education allowance, Five-day work week, Free shuttle bus, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus

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