Focus Management

Product Developer, Food Manufacturing, Hampshire

£28000 - £35000 per annum
29 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Rachel Blinkho
Contract Type
Full Time

Experienced Product Developer required to join a thriving food manufacturing business in Hampshire.

We are looking for an accomplished Product Developer with culinary expertise and a passion for food. This is a varied NPD position with a successful and expanding food manufacturing business. It supplies a diverse range of highly innovative products into major retail and food service customers.

As Product Developer you will be working on a range of customer briefs from concept stage to launch. We are looking for an individual who is comfortable being hands on in the development kitchen, developing new recipes and reformulating existing products. You'll need to be confident presenting your ideas to customers and keeping them up to date on the progress of all projects. Following concept sign-off you will be responsible for managing scale up and factory trials to ensure successful product launches.

Suitable candidates for this Product Developer role will have hands-on NPD experience in food manufacturing having managed multiple projects from concept to launch. You'll be highly organised with attention to detail and a real passion for creating premium quality, innovative products. The position will involve engaging with customers and working with other business functions so we are looking for an articulate, positive and influential individual.

Our client is a highly regarded food business that operates with integrity and really values its people. It is an exciting time to join as the business further expands and you will be developing products for leading food brands in the UK and Europe. If you have the required experience and drive to succeed, please apply today to be considered.

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REF. RLB13466 By Rachel Blinkho

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