(vervuld) Technical Account Manager

Functieprofiel / Job details

Providing technological and application support to (new)customers to expand the business

  • Visit (new)customers based on trends and market demands.
  • Give support to the Key Account Managers on new applications.
  • Organise workshops for (new)customers.
  • Responsible for set-up of communications and keeping customers informed about new applications.
  • Explaining complex technical information to customers in a way that is easily understandable.
  • Follow up with customers and resolving any issues that may arise.
  • Work closely together with Agro & Purchase department.
  • Work closely with Product Development to initiate and coordinate test phases and application research and write content about new applications.
  • You report to the Commercial Director.


Functie-eisen / Key aspects

Commercial and customer oriented Food Technologist

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Food Technology, Food Innovation or similar.
  • Experience in a technical commercial role within the food industry preferably in the (functional/food) ingredients market.
  • Experience in the fruits and vegetable cultivation industry is a plus.
  • Strong and proven commercial and customer orientation skills.
  • Knowledge and experience with project management.
  • Willingness to travel appr. 20% of the time (focus Europe).
  • Fluent in Dutch and English.


  • Technical knowhow and strong commercial drive
  • Customer oriented
  • Pro-active, passionate and eager
  • Team player
  • Self-starting ability
  • International mindset
  • Enthusiastic and humour

Bedrijfsprofiel / Company details

SVZ International (HQ Breda) with production sites in Poland, USA, Belgium and Spain and 150-year heritage across the agro-supply chain has significant experience in delivering high-quality, delicious and nutrient-rich fruit and vegetable ingredients. Their continued growth, commitment to innovation and stringent standards of quality have allowed them to become a major supplier to global food and beverage manufacturers.
From the refreshing sweetness of strawberries to vitamin-rich spinach and elderberries, or even the delicious earthy flavour of pumpkin, SVZ has the perfect addition to your next juice, yoghurt or baby food product. Their portfolio includes different varieties and formats -as well as both organic and conventional options, a full range of purees, juice concentrates, NFC juices and IQF. SVZ employs 400 dedicated people and is a business group of the Agro-Industrial group Royal Cosun.

As a Technical Account Manager you are part of the Commercial team and expand the business with new applications. Do you have a background as a food technologist and a proven commercial drive and would you like to work in a dynamic, international environment where sustainability is in the DNA of the organisation? If so, contact us!

Aanbod / Opportunity

SVZ offers you an all-round position at a growing international company that invests in sustainability and its people. You will be part of a professional team, with attention for initiative and personal development. SVZ business’ sustainable, collaborative values demonstrate continuing dedication to growing a better, greener world together. From their farmers to their valued customers, suppliers and employees across the globe, they are passionate about establishing partnerships to ensure that they can deliver natural ingredients that are sustainable and delicious.

Standplaats / Location

Breda (NL), hybrid working possible.

Extra informatie / Additional information

SVZ International BV has outsourced the recruitment and selection for the position of Technical Account Manager exclusively to Grow Recruitment. For more information, please contact Karen Zaaijer on +31 (0)6 460 000 58 or Annemieke Bouwmeester on +31 (0)6 275 324 63. Applications strictly via www.grow-recruitment.com For more information about the organization, please visit www.svz.com and www.cosun.com

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