OPUS International, Inc. - Mission Statement

Our mission is to be the best food science executive search firm. We will treat each client and candidate with respect, dignity and professionalism. We will strive to maintain our reputation of honesty and integrity, and ‘get the job done’ in a timely and efficient manner.

OPUS International places senior scientists and executives in companies across the US and internationally.  More than 100 major food and food ingredients manufacturers, as well as leading restaurant chains, are OPUS clients.

Areas of specialization include product development, research and development, sensory science, process engineering, quality assurance, microbiology, and analytical chemistry.

Our thorough knowledge of the Food Science industry allows us to begin working for our clients as soon as a search assignment is accepted. We partner with corporate hiring authorities in the crucial task of team building.

At OPUS, we're pleased that our earliest clients - those who joined us when we opened in 1993 - are still on board, even as new clients are welcomed.


OPUS International, Inc., is an executive search firm specializing in the Food Science industry. We're proud of our tradition of ethical, professional service to our clients - the world's leading food and beverage companies.

We're equally proud of the trust placed in us by our candidates - scientists and executives who turn to OPUS when it's time for career advancement.

Over our 25 year history, we have developed a reputation in the Food Industry as being one of the leading recruitment companies offering Contingency Search and Retained Search services. We also serve our clients by offering free postings of Student Internship positions on this Food Science web site.

If you are looking for a new career in the Food Science industry, check out our complete Job Listings. If you don't see what you are looking for, please contact us - we may know of the ideal upcoming opportunity.