Senior NPD Technologist

£32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
24 Jan 2013
21 Feb 2013
Kate Oliver Gray
Food Manufacturing
Want to join a fresh produce company that cares? One that focuses on continuous improvement not only in their production and supply methods but also in their working environment and company culture?
Due to continued growth and development this well established food manufacturing company supplying to the major multiples is looking for an exceptional Senior NPD Technologist. This is a new role where you will be responsible for co-ordinating all development activities relating to projects directed by the NPD Manager. This involves co-ordinating with suppliers and customers to ensure customer requirements are met and the products can be successfully manufactured in the factory.
To be successful in this FANTASTIC role you will need/be:

*Of Graduate calibre or equivalent
*Project management disciplines are essential
*Previous NPD and Technical skills within chilled food
*Previous food manufacturing or FMCG experience, preferably chilled food
*Proven track record of working relationships with the major multiples
*Good knowledge of food trends/culinary skills
*Excellent communication and organisational skills
*Ability to demonstrate sound business relationships with customers and suppliers
*Computer literate with good numerical and analytical skills
*'Can Do' approach with a positive attitude
*Adaptable and flexible

Senior NPD Technologist
East Anglia
£35,000 plus benefits