Vacancies at FOSS

Project Manager R&D - Process Applications

Published: 2022-04-08

Sune Danø
+45 48208157


Innovation has always been the foundation of FOSS´ success. A global outlook and a mission for more sustainable use of the world’s food resources is key to more than 300 passionate employees, located in two R&D hubs.

We have a legacy of developing innovative solutions that sets the standards within food analysis across the globe. We build our solutions on strong technological platforms and deep insights into our customers’ business and processes.

We value strong collaboration with customers throughout the development phase and always seek to co-create with them, to come up with solutions that solve real problems. Innovation can be industry changing or incremental, and consist of adjustments and improvements, which create value. It is simple: we provide industry-leading solutions to customers around the globe.

The Job

As Project Manager for process application development, you will be responsible for driving forward the development of process applications for our new, NIR-based process sensor Profoss.  Application development will be in close collaboration with our customers, with sales and service in our headquarter in Hillerød, as well as our subsidiaries across the globe.

Projects will cover applications within most of FOSS’ market segments including dairies, grain traders and feed production.

You will be involved in the whole process from defining application requirements, collecting calibrations data, following pilot installations, and finally handing over the solution to our global sales and service organization.


We are looking for a Project Manager, preferably with experience working with food or agricultural processing solutions or with experience from successful application development in a similar market. You have a strong technical background, either scientific or as an engineer. As Project Manager you will be working across the organization, tying together R&D, sales & marketing, and service, including our subsidiaries across the globe. The projects will develop the technical solutions as well as the setup required to sell, install, and support the process applications. The ability and desire to facilitate and nurture good collaboration is therefore an absolute prerequisite to succeed.

  • Experienced Project Manager (5+ years) with experience in working across larger complex organizations
  • Strong technical background, preferably within Food Processing solutions
  • Strong business acumen and experience within project sales
  • Strong facilitator with a desire to nurture good collaborations

Who are you?
As a person you are curios and willing to dig deeply into our customers businesses to find new ways to improve their operations. You identify problems and optimization areas and create holistic solutions with clearly defined business impact.

We expect you to be self-driven and a structured team player with strong facilitation skills and a “get the job done” attitude. You are confident communicator and talented at building strong relationships, as you will be working with several diverse stakeholders.

We offer - Working at FOSS

We offer a challenging job in an international and innovative company that is world leader in its field. You will get the opportunity to collaborate with many talented people across different field of expertise, and you will be working with developing advanced technologies to make a real difference for our customers.

Our working culture is based on trust and teamwork, and you can expect to enter a great working place where you can bring your ideas to the table and make a real difference. There will be a fair amount of travel activity to visit our subsidiaries and customers.

Are you interested?
Interested in joining the team? Send your application and relevant documentation, please use the link below. Please note that only applications sent through the link will be considered. We conduct interviews on an ongoing basis; therefore, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible. If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Sune Danø,, Director of Advanced Applications.


All applications for vacant positions will be welcomed and will be considered on the relative merits of the applicant against the role profile for the position regardless of nationality, ethnicity, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, parental responsibilities, age, religion, or belief.


FOSS contributes to the sustainable use of our planet’s agricultural resources and thus to the nutrition and health of the people of the world. We make it our business to build analytical solutions, which add value by improving food quality and optimising production, from raw material to finished product. FOSS helps optimise the use of food and agricultural resources by enabling customers to run intelligent data-driven productions with less waste, better quality, bigger yields, and more optimal use of raw materials. Always at the forefront of analytical technology development, FOSS provides a range of analytical solutions from laboratory to at-line and in-line solutions, across industries from dairy to grain and meat. FOSS provides instruments and solutions to the world’s 100 largest food companies and for more than 60 years, FOSS has been innovating analytical technology. FOSS was founded by Nils Foss in Hillerød in 1956. We are a family-owned, global company and our products and services are sold all around the world. FOSS employs more than 1,500 highly qualified people worldwide.

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