This company has a reputation for high quality products and good customer service. A privately owned company with a team of thirty people currently, they have ambitious growth plans to expand to new products, new markets and new customers.
This is an exciting, kitchen based role for an innovative chef. You will work as part of the New Product Development Team to create and present food concepts from project briefs, manage the development of those projects and the continuous improvement of existing ones. As food innovation is our business, you will work with the commercial team to understand the needs of customers and help devise winning solutions. As part of the new product development process, you will also work with our Operations Team to ensure the food concepts are realistic and can be made to budget.
The successful candidate will be creative and passionate about food, have strong presentation skills, good communicator, enjoy working as part of a team and good at building relationships with customer, as you will be working with both customers and internal staff.
You will also be down to earth, self-motivated and have a flexible approach, being able to travel to present concepts to customers around the UK.
A professional chef qualification, at least two years of working within the business and an in depth knowledge of food ingredients and recipe costing are also essential.
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Indicative Salary Range: £30000 - 34000
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