An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated and enthusiastic person to lead a small NPD team involved with both product and process development.
Reporting to Director level, the role will encompass the whole innovation cycle from creative ideas and concepts to product launch including feasibility assessment of product and process design, sourcing and assessing new raw materials, co-ordination of all factory trials and shelf life testing and ensuring relevant process control documentation is prepared in a timely fashion
- Willing to take on a challenging hands-on role and to be accountable for the site NPD function, you should be commercially aware and have experience in customer facing roles.
- Educated to degree level or equivalent in Food Science/Food Technology, you should hold a current Food Hygiene certificate and be experienced with working under HACCP and BRC standards in a food manufacturing environment.
- You will also have proven project management skills with the ability to organise, prioritise and to communicate effectively with other teams.
- You will be able to demonstrate success in the design, development and launch of exciting food products and possess the knowledge and skill to ensure that only safe and commercially viable products are brought to market.
An excellent opportunity for the right candidate.
Indicative Salary Range: £25000 - 35000
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