NPD Technologist (Savoury)
Job ref: 62647 | £25,000 - £30,000 | East Midlands
The company creates an extensive variety of high-quality, market leading products and ingredients for the food and beverage industry. They supply a wide variety of food businesses across the world and actively implement a successful, rapid growth strategy.
At the heart of their success is the continuous investment in talent and providing support to their people – this is an excellent opportunity to be part of this passionate and diverse team who always strive to innovate and grow with the business.
As NPD Technologist, you will be responsible for developing innovative, market leading savoury food products and recipes to fit customer requirements plus brainstorming new product ideas inline with emerging food trends.
- Prepare application products for customer presentations
- Attend customer visits and presentation as part of a team
- Attending internal production trials
- Sample production
- Supervise the work of Lab Technicians
- Work with the purchasing team to source new raw materials
- Communicate with suppliers
- Maintaining a hygienic and tidy environment in the laboratory
To be considered for the NPD Technologist job, you will ideally be degree educated in a food science / technology or related discipline and possess food product development experience.
A background of working with savoury food products is essential such as savoury seasonings, marinades, sauces, coatings, glazes, mixes, savoury bakery, or similar food products.
To succeed in the role, you will have good project management skills, be highly organised and a strong passion for food, flavours, and product development.
The NPD Technologist job is based in the East Midlands region and is paying £25,000 - £30,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours are Monday to Friday, 8.45 am – 5 pm.
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Alternate job titles
New Product Development Technologist | Food Scientist | NPD Technician | Food Product Technologist | Ingredients Technologist | Food Manufacturing Development Jobs | Food Science Jobs | Food NPD Jobs | Northamptonshire