We are looking for a Customer Service Specialist (Food Engineer) to join our Barentz Food team based in Istanbul, Turkey.

About Barentz

Barentz is a leading global life science and specialty performance ingredients distributor. The company sources branded specialty ingredients from leading manufacturers worldwide and its ingredient experts provide value-added technical support which includes pre-mixing, blending, ingredient formulation and ingredient testing from its state-of-the-art, customized formulation centers and application laboratories in EMEA, Americas and Asia-Pacific.

Established in 1953, Barentz has operations in more than 70 countries with a strong presence in Europe and North America, and a rapidly growing network in Latin America and Asia-Pacific. With an estimated turnover of €2.5 billion, the company employs over 2,500 people worldwide and serves more than 22,000 customers. For more information, visit: www.barentz.com.

About this role


Give relevant support to Sales Managers to follow up on daily orders, and customer needs regarding sales activities.

Core Tasks

  • Contact the sales team.
  • Taking care of orders, contracts, samples, and quality documents needed.
  • Manage and follow up orders through warehouses.
  • Support sales activities for new and existing customers with the sales team.
  • To prepare and choose correct samples regarding customer needs by respecting food quality procedures.

About You


  • Commercial skills
  • Sales/service attitude
  • Accurate and efficient
  • Communicative
  • Proactive attitude
  • Team player and good social skills
  • Stress resistance and flexible attitude
  • Problem solver
  • Acquainted with ERP systems and MS Office


  • Education: Graduated as a Food Engineer
  • Good communication skills in English languages, both verbally and in writing
  • Preferably at least 2 years of experience
  • Male candidates should be exempt from their military obligations.
  • Living in Istanbul (the European side of Istanbul is preferable)


If you feel excited reading the above and want to join our journey, please send your resume in English, by using apply button. If you have any questions regarding the position, don’t hesitate to get in touch with umit.yilmaz@barentz.com.tr.

Job ID: No.98