NPD Technologist

London (Greater)
£22,000 - £30,000
12 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

NPD Technologist

Job ref: 60631 | £22,000 - £30,000 | London

The company

You will be working for a leading manufacturer of high quality, ambient products which are supplied to the majority of the UK major multiples, high street retailers plus the catering, cash &carry and food service sectors. The company are passionate about their workforce and are heavily focused on employee engagement, training and development.

The job

As NPD Technologist, your role is to support the project management of new products in to the business from concept, through food safety, design, development, launch and integration into the product portfolio. You will assist with the design, planning and implementation of new development projects, liaise with customers and suppliers to ensure a clear brief is defined, develop & control critical path documents including supplier specification controls, support or conduct product trials and prepare samples for internal/external panels, attend monthly NPD meetings plus liaise with technical colleagues to ensure that documentation and customer specifications are implemented for new and existing products.

Your experience

To be considered for the NPD Technologist job, you will ideally be a graduate in a food science / technology or related discipline and you will have some solid NPD experience within the snack, crisps or closely related market sector; any exposure to working with the UK retailers is highly desirable. To succeed, you will be able to demonstrate a passion for the food industry, possess strong communication skills plus have a creative, flexible and innovative approach.

More details

The NPD Technologist job is based in the London region and is paying £22,000 - £30,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want be considered for the NPD Technologist job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Giverny Robinson-Sivyer, quoting job reference 60631.

What happens next?

After applying for this job, I will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

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