NPD Food Technologist

East Anglia
up to £28,000
18 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

NPD Food Technologist

Job ref: 60755 | up to £28,000 | East Anglia

The company

We are seeking an individual to work for a well-established business which supplies high quality, innovative and great tasting products to the UK major multiples.

The job

As NPD Food Technologist, the purpose of your role is to work on the innovation and development of both new and existing products. You will facilitate NPD projects within the company with tasks ranging from R&D work on a small scale through to full scale factory trails and launch. This includes collating and writing raw material specifications, supplier information and certificates of analysis.

The role involves liaising with all departments including technical, sales, engineering, procurement and warehousing. You will ensure you maintain an overall awareness of comparative products, identify new raw materials for projects, participate in post launch reviews, coordinate customer visits plus ensure all products developed meet food safety, legality and quality parameters.

Your experience

The successful candidate will be educated to a degree level or equivalent in a food science related discipline with a solid track record of working within NPD in food manufacturing. You will have experience of writing NPD related reports, be able to display a sounds understanding of the product launch process plus possess confident presentation and communication skills. You will be able to demonstrate a passion for the food industry and awareness of consumer market trends plus excellent self-motivation, a high work ethic and attention to detail.

More details

The NPD Food Technologist job is based in the East Anglia region and is paying up to £28,000 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, Giverny Robinson-Sivyer, quoting job reference 60755.

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