Product developer and Innovator f/m

Sonneveld is playing a leading and innovative role in developing sustainable release agents and bread improvers in powder, liquid, paste and blockform.

In our European Bakery Innovation Centre, a substantial amount of real open innovation takes place for many companies and institutions globally. Here the translations take place of the latest consumer wishes into innovative concepts for contract R&D, Sonneveld and OFI. As a frontrunner in sustainability and data management in the bakery chain, these form also services offered by EBIC.

The specialisation of Sonneveld is only possible with a strong R&D department, which is a substantial part of Sonneveld’s resource.

To support further growth in the above activities, we want to expand EBIC with a market oriented, innovative and enthusiastic


What do we search in you?

Natuarlly, you have a more than average affinity with the European bakery sector and all things above. Furthermore, we ask that you:

  • Have a background in bakery or adjacent industries product development and a BSc or MSc level
  • Have an analytical, innovative and commercial mindset.
  • Have more than 5 years experience in bakery ingredients is a great advantage.
  • Via your creativity and technological expertise, you are able to develop new product concepts in joint collaboration with other expertises in Sonneveld and OFI.
  • Are able to critically review your field of expertise and able to take part in critical customer teams.

What do we have to offer to you?

Sonneveld is an ambitious organization and is constantly changing. We offer you a dynamic working environment that will certainly not be boring! Together we form a fun, challenging working environment in a company that cares about its employees. We deal with each other in an informal and respectful way. The mutual atmosphere is good and we all share common values such as being involved, having ambition and inspiration in achieving the best results. You will of course be rewarded in line with the market and we offer good primary and secondary working conditions.


If you are interested in this position and would like to broaden your horizons, we invite you to please send your application letter and CV to Sonneveld Group B.V.  via or give us a ring via 078-6442509.

If you would like to send a written application, you may send it to:
Sonneveld Group B.V., Conny Lakerveld, PO Box 42, 3350 AA Papendrecht, The Netherlands.

For further information about the job or requirements, please contact Peter Weegels, Director Innovation & Development, phonenr: +31 786442525.

We look forward to hearing from you!