This food company is one of about 30 affiliates around the globe, situated on all continents, supplying primarily stabilized fruit preparations that are used to add to yoghurt and other foods. The Fruit branch is part of this food company holding which have sugar, starch and juice divisions. The financial head office is in Vienna, the R&D competence centre is in Austria and the QC management in Paris France.The Fruit branch grew to such an extent that a second plant was opened in Johannesburg in 2011. They are situated in the southern suburbs of Cape Town and have a staff compliment of approximately 90 people. Onsite in Cape Town they have the administration, QC lab, R&D Lab, Procurement and Production. At the Fruit branch they have the experience and creativity to develop a high quality fruit preparation that is uniquely suited clients needs. The Fruit branch also do fruit preparations for bakery and dairy milk blends and their formulated fruit juice concentrate range is an "All in One" solution comprising of 100% Fruit Juice blends and Fruit Nectar concentrates. Innovation, Quality, and Superior Customer Service makes the Fruit branch  an essential first choice for a strategic supplier. Custom development and industry leading response time allows clients to be the first to market with a new concept or idea. Their core expertise in fruit and fruit technology has earned them a position as international market leaders. The Fruit branch offers the best of both worlds - combining local market knowledge with international expertise. With locations and relationships around the world, the Fruit branch can provide clients with a reliable and consistent supply of high quality product.

Duties
working in the R&D department where they will start by assisting the Product Development Technologists.
Produce samples according to customer briefs
Modifying existing products and processes
Work on projects from creation to scale up in the factory
Liaise and cooperating with all manufacturing departments
Following through with the necessary administration and documentation