Senior Development Technologist

£27000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: plus pension
18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Laura Constantine
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Development Technologist

£27,000 - £30,000 Pension

Manchester, Salford, Eccles, Stretford, Sale, Stockport, Manchester, Bolton, Leigh, Warrington, Wigan, North West


A leading FMCG food manufacturer is now seeking a Senior Development Technologist to join the team. Reporting to the NPD Manager, the Senior Development Technologist will be responsible for developing and managing a range of products for major food retailers, Airlines and Food service sectors working closely with internal and external stakeholders.


Senior Development Technologist responsibilities include:


- Innovation of new products and processes in response to customer briefs

- Manage focused development of new products to cost and margin requirements

- Present new product ideas clearly, accurately and persuasively to customers internally and externally

- Awareness of comparative products from all major retailers/competitors

- Work to critical path plans, organise and control resources to deliver products and processes to an agreed quality and timescale.

- Monitor and benchmarks product quality of new and existing products



You will be a Development Technologist / Senior Development Technologist with a proven track record of blue sky innovation within a chilled / meat processing FMCG Manufacturing environment.

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