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R&D Coordinator

Expected Joining Date
01, November, 2020
Company Difco Group
Location Mansoura
Reports to R&D Supervisor
Manages N/A
Type Full time

Job Purpose

  • Assist R&D department in the development of new products and adaptation of new and existing formulas, as well as helps maintaining R&D Library to support existing Business and create new business opportunities for the company
  • Assist R&D in finalizing all products artworks related to labeling requirements
  • Assist R&D in lab trials & industrial scaling
  • Gather & organize product specifications
  • Assist in R&D activities and coordinate with related parties
  • Review operational work instructions (GMP, ISO 22000)
  • Review all labelling information related to artworks
  • Assist in sourcing new ingredients
  • Assist in remaining R&D Library related to artwork, finished products specifications, raw & packing materials specifications, work instructions, formulation and cost
  • Develop and/or present project deliverables such as presentations, proposals, documentations, progress reports, etc.
  • Handle all administrative tasks related to the department activities covering settings, organizing meetings and archiving project documentations
  • Maintain updated customer lists and files (Artworks, Specifications)
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry, Food industrial engineering, Food science or Food Technology
  • Solid background in GMP, ISO 22000, Food chemistry
  • Ability to develop test samples in food manufacture
  • Ability to understand and deal with production trials
  • Capability to understand and develop product specifications
  • Capability to use laboratory instruments and techniques
  • Oral and written communications skills, in Arabic, English & French.
  • Communication Skills
  • Computer Skills
  • Stress and Time Management Skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Analytical Skills
  • Motivational Skills
  • Problem-solver
  • Initiative taker
  • Team player
  • Patient
  • Confidentiality
  • Business ethics

Physical Effort

Working conditions are normal for a manufacturing environment. Working in this environment requires the use of: masks, hair net, ear plugs, safety shoes and uniform in addition to Laboratory and office work environment

Work Environment

Office 60%, Plant 40% + external premises and warehouses