Development Chef

Location
London
Salary
£28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
07 Oct 2016
Closes
04 Nov 2016
Ref
ZS/NC/15/NPD
Contact
Nick Crocker
Contract Type
Full Time
Development Chef
£28000 - £30000
London

Are you working as a Development Chef or in a hands on NPD role looking to take on more of a chef/kitchen role? My client is currently recruiting for a Development Chef to join their development team.

The main responsibilities of the role will be to:

- Create and develop new product ideas by taking into account of market trend, operation, packaging, material costing…etc. and prepare prototype samples for internal meetings with the stories behind the development.

- Conduct trials to improve existing products' procedure quality, taste and presentation. Arrange tasting with relevant staff accordingly and summarize the result and analyze it for further work.

- Attend factory trials in consultation with Process team, product launch to supervise all the processes.

- Liaise with all the Managers during new product development work to ensure that new products would comply with all the regulations and not cause unexpected expense after the launch

The Ideal candidate will:

- Have worked in NPD/Development for 1-2 years
- Worked with chilled foods ideally ready meals
- Have a relevant degree in Food

If this sounds like the job for you then please contact Nick Crocker @ Zest Solutions on 0117 3252 999 or nc@zestsolutions.co.uk.