Senior Development Chef, Food Manufacturing, Lincolnshire

£35000 - £45000 per annum + plus benefits
29 Sep 2016
24 Oct 2016
Frank Lomas
Contract Type
Full Time

If you're after a new Development Chef challenge, we offer an excellent career path that will have you at the forefront of a premium retailer account.

You will already have experience of working with retailers and manufacturers within food development. As a creative influence who is regularly ahead of the curve, bringing your concepts to market, you will have the chance in this role to take the next step up.

Our client represents one of the major premium retailers and is integral to its healthy eating range.

This new Development Chef appointment will join our client's team in the Lincolnshire region, adding to an already successful group of Chefs and Technologists. You in turn will be supported by an industry leading manufacturing facility and commercial function, that have built an enviable relationship with the retailer.

To be progressed to interview we require applicants to have:

  • Experience within a manufacturing business
  • NPD experience for major retailers
  • A strong understanding of the healthy eating market
  • Experience of working within the Food-To-Go category
  • A deep rooted passion for flavour and new ingredients
  • Strong customer facing skills both presentation and communication skills
  • A full driving license

Being the innovative lead and managing Blue Sky meetings, this position allows you to impart your wisdom and category knowledge of the market. You will be able to convey your passion for the products, that will be at the forefront of the market, through effective competitor analysis, consumer and market insights, taste panels and customer presentations.

The benefits for this role are not limited to the salary and package alone. The role has you instilling your creativity with genuine support and assistance from the wider team. An opportunity to extend an already successful NPD career, having taken the lead elsewhere, awaits you.

If you are interested in this role apply now!

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