Development Technologist

Recruiter
Location
Central Scotland
Salary
£22,000 - £24,000
Posted
04 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Ref
61290
Contract Type
Full Time

Development Technologist

Job ref: 61290 | £22,000 - £24,000 | Central Scotland

The company

This is a great opportunity to join a well-established company working with fresh and prepared foods. Part of an international group, products are supplied to major UK retailers and also to leading customers worldwide.

The job

As Development Technologist, you will work closely with customers to develop innovative products from concept to launch, ensure successful product transfer from kitchen to factory and work closely with internal teams.

You will develop products within a project brief, help and support the development of commercially viable products, support the development of critical path, deliver to the project brief, formulate and implement the critical path, share ideas for products and processes and assist junior staff when applicable.

Your experience

The successful candidate will preferably be educated to a degree level in a food science discipline and/or possess previous experience of working within a related NPD role, ideally in a chilled foods environment serving the major retailers. 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 good attention to detail.

More details

The Development Technologist job is based in the Central Scotland region and is paying £22,000 - £24,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours are Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm.

How to apply

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

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Victoria Holyoake, victoria@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 61290.

What happens next

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b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.