Senior NPD Technologist

Home Counties / East Midlands
£25,000 - £32,000
13 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior NPD Technologist

Job ref: 60671 | £25,000 - £32,000 | Home Counties / East Midlands

The company

You will be working within a brand new manufacturing facility, for a well-established business which strives to produce an exceptional range of high quality, great tasting products. Using responsibly sourced ingredients, the company are proud of their reputation of truly understanding their customer and offering innovative market leading products whilst ensuring a high level of food safety and operating fully to their ethical standards.

The job

The business is currently experiencing fantastic growth and is just about to launch a brand new product into one of the UK major retailers, therefore this is a very exciting time to join the business and the role presents massive opportunity for long term progression. This is a brand new position due to the aforementioned success and your role will involve everything from initial concept and research of products through to trial and factory launch. NPD is currently outsourced within the business and you will play a key part in the design and setup of a brand new development kitchen. You will also work closely with the marketing team and also undertake EPD on the current product range.

Your experience

This is a fantastic opportunity for a graduate calibre individual looking to take a step up in their career. You will possess at least 3 years NPD experience and you will be able to demonstrate knowledge of complex multi component products and ingredient functionality - ideally this would be from a ready meal, prepared food, chilled food background, however we would also consider other products. To succeed, you will have an undeniable passion for food, have a creative persona and have the ambition to have a big influence within the company. You will be highly organised, possess excellent communication skills and thrive in a fast paced environment.

More details

The Senior NPD Technologist job is based in the Home Counties / East Midlands region and is paying £25,000 - £32,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.

How to apply

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Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Becky Gander, quoting job reference 60671.

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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