Lead Process Development Technologist
Monday – Friday 08.00 – 17.00
If you have a strong passion for food development then this position could really excite your tastebuds!
Creating and developing food for the leading top retailers, Bakkavor are looking for a Lead Process Development Technologist to join our development team based at one of our London sites. Reporting to the Process Development Manager, you will be responsible for liaising with other Development Managers on critical paths, having ownership of factory trial plans and recipe generation. You will also be accountable for managing and training the process team to deliver factory trials to the required standards and set timescales. Another exciting part of this role will be supporting the development managers with customer visits.
The suitable applicant for this role will need to ensure they have a strong understanding of current factory capabilities, processes and equipment as well as the ability to look for improvement and change where needed. You will be managing a team and will need to lead by example by operating in a safe working manner and support the business on continuous improvement in relation to health and safety.
We do we need from you?
- Relevant degree or equivalent qualification
- Food Manufacturing Process Development experience
- Team management experience
- High level computer literacy
- High levels of organisation and levels of attention to detail
- Passion, drive and enthusiasm
- Demonstrate the Bakkavor values
What’s in it for you?
A competitive salary, along with other benefits such as a generous holiday entitlement, pension scheme and much more!
Knowing that our business is only as good as the people we employ, we also ensure that we invest in people like you to enhance your skills and achieve your career goals by continuous professional development and genuine career progression opportunities.