RaeBrooke Recruitment Ltd

NPD Technologist

Location
Coventry, West Midlands
Salary
£25,000 + benefits
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
01 Nov 2017
Ref
SW327
Contract Type
Full Time

New Product Development Technologist (NPD)
Coventry
£25k + benefits



We are currently recruiting for an NPD Technologists to join the team. The main focus of the role is to own the day to day responsibility for delivery of individual projects and to achieve category innovation goals.

The Technologist will be part of a team that has responsibility for an major retailer category or sub category. Working with the NPD manager and Development Chef to deliver the critical project plan against the brief.

Key accountabilities

•To own the day to day responsibility for delivery of individual products/projects to achieve category innovation goals and Budget objectives

•Continuously review the project status of all products and take corrective action if product/project moves off track through liaising with their manager.

•Liaise with Packaging Innovation Manager and technologist on projects ensuring all new packaging is available for trials and achieves sign off against agreed critical path.

•Plan factory trials, pre-production trials and launches, planning and leading trial meetings, ordering ingredients and packaging, collating factory ingredients, Microbiological and nutritional analysis conducted , organizing and sending customer samples and setting quality attributes.

•Ensure full and accurate documentation of recipes at all stages of development.

Skills & experience

•Food manufacturing essential

•Meat/proteins experience desirable                                                                                                            
•Numerate & PC literate

•Ability to demonstrate good time management and organisational skills

•Qualified in Food technology

 

Interested?

All applications are treated with discretion and confidentiality.

Successful candidates will be contacted within 3 working days.

 

Apply for NPD Technologist

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left


By applying for a job listed on Yourfoodjob.com you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.