Product Developer | London | £55,000

England, London
£55000.00 per annum
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
MorePeople 01780 480530
Contract Type
Full Time

Once people start working for this prestigious company, they don't really leave. This is due to the care they give to their employees, the training and growth opportunities; there really is no reason why you would want to leave. They're looking for a Product Developer to join the family at the moment, someone who can formulate, direct and deliver commercial product development in like with the category plans and the food business strategy.

The Role

You will keep up to date with trends in food and lifestyle, packaging and ingredients. This can include anything from watching The Great British Bake Off to trying something new in a restaurant.
You will keep up to date with technological changes in the food industry and identify opportunities for packaging/product development.
You will communicate with your colleagues including the supply base to ensure that appropriate product is developed for category.
You will set and maintain excellent quality standards.
You will input into category strategy with the Trading Manager, Product Development Manager, Brand Marketing, Technologist and Buyer.
You will continue to develop a direct and positive relationship with the team.

The Candidate

You will already be working as a Product Developer alongside Buyers, Technologists and Supply Chain Managers in a commercial environment.
You'll have an enthusiasm for the food industry and enjoy looking for food trends and developments as well as having the culinary knowledge and skills to aid product developments.
You will be motivated by the ever glamorous sales and success.
You will thrive for customer satisfaction at all times and pull out all the stops to deliver to specification and on time.
You will motivate and manage a highly motivated team.
You will be an extra special person in order to join an extra special company.