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Senior Compounder

Date: Jan 10, 2021

Location: Gotemba-shi, JP, 412-0048

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Requisition  ID : 62661 

Job Description

Are you passionate in food application and flavor solution? Why not see how far your career passion can take you?


IFF works tirelessly to discover flavors and fragrances that inspire customers and delight consumers.

Passionate, Creative, Empowered and Expert, we are constantly looking for new challenges - and developing new-to-world solutions that answer them.


IFF is seeking a motivated and self-driven individual to join our Gotemba Plant, IFF Japan as Senior Compounder.



What you will contribute

As Sr. Compounder, you will be expected to finish all appointed production work compounding process orders of Liquid products and its related work accurately, and support Production Manager, your direct report.

You will be the one who play an important and fundamental role in our flavor business, and through this role, you will be expected to develop your career to become a production professional.



Your Focus

  • Carrying out production activities (namely: compounding, packing, bottling, cluster operation and washing) and making production report following the Shop Floor Paper and process exactly.
  • Carrying out production activities are done right first time to reduce rework/wastage.
  • Carrying out ad-hoc activities (e.g. cycle count, hose changed, weighing scale verification) as per directed by team leaders and/or production manager.
  • Cleaning of equipment, utensils and working environment etc. with adherence to EHS requirement as per directed by team leader to avoid any contamination.
  • Addressing problems and improving the working processes/flows (Kaizen Activities)



About You

To be successful in this role, you should have more than 5 years' experience in flavor, food, beverage and pharmaceutical industry.

At least equivalent to degree of High School graduate are essential. Bachelor's Degrees in Food Science, Food Technology, Food Engineering, Chemical Engineering or any other relevant discipline from a reputable institute are preferable.

You are good in performing as a team player with good working attitude, and you have an ability to handle heavy work.


Job Requirements

Required Skills

  • Knowledge of ISO 9000 and 14001
  • Respect good manufacturing practice following established EHS rules
  • Good interactive communication skill
  • Forklift license are required
  • Computer literacy. SAP is preferable

We are IFF. We are the catalyst for discoveries that spark the senses and transform the everyday. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. is a leading innovator of sensorial experiences that move the world. At the heart of our company, we are fueled by a sense of discovery, constantly asking "what if?" That passion for exploration drives us to co-create unique scents and tastes in fine fragrances and beauty, detergents and household goods, as well as beloved foods and beverages.

Visit us at to learn more about how we’re using Uncommon Sense to challenge expected, champion creators, and do more good for people and planet.