Senior Food Technologist

London (with some travel)
23 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company

This highly recognised and distinguished food business work tirelessly to deliver excellent quality products with a difference, and they’re now seeking an experienced Senior Food Technologist to drive the technical agenda for their branded range.

The Role

You will play an instrumental part in implementing and retaining the company’s high technical standards across their front running brand. The business is investing heavily into reinvigorating their core ranges, and you will be the go-to for all technical elements where you will help ensure pioneering innovation is achieved whilst surpassing quality expectations. You will be tasked with developing policies and procedures to guarantee compliance with food legislation at all times, monitoring and implementing KPIs as well as managing projects to ensure due diligence and meticulous allergen control.

Another key aspect of this multifaceted role will include delivering an effective supplier management strategy where you will identify and help set up a strong supply base. You will travel to various supplier locations, forming strong relationships whilst reviewing quality controls to ensure product specifications are met in line with key food safety measures.

The Person

We are looking for a confident and motivated Technical professional with a Food Science or related qualification as well as a great understanding of ingredients and nutritional aspects of food production. You will ideally have worked within food manufacturing or retail, and are now looking for an exciting, high profile role to enhance your career. You’ll have a proven record of implementing effective policies and procedures to ensure high quality products are manufactured to the letter, working with cross functional teams to manage and deliver successful technical projects. Previous experience of working with suppliers to deliver a supply strategy in line with brand values and business goals would also be advantageous.

If you have the integrity and determination to deliver the best results with a respected food business then apply now or call 0845 2600 737 for more information.


Please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.