Job ref: 60796 | up to £26,000 | South West
This is a great opportunity to join a large chilled food group who supply own branded products into all the major retailers. A well recognisable product, the business is innovative and can offer a rewarding working environment plus progression within the company for the right candidate.
As Development Technologist, the purpose of your role is to provide a comprehensive new product development service to the site, ensuring customer briefs are met in a timely and controlled manner and to ensure the company meet all customer requirements. With direction from the NPD Manager, you will respond to NPD briefs for both external customers and brand, developing and documenting new concept recipes that match the brief, and within the timescales agreed. You will also attend and/or support customer presentations in conjunction with the NPD Manager, represent the business in a professional manner and effectively communicating feedback to site.
To be considered for the NPD Technologist job, you will ideally be degree educated in a food science / technology or related discipline. You will have solid NPD experience preferably within chilled prepared products and 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.
The Development Technologist job is based in the South West region and is paying up to £26,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.
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