Process Development Technologist

DR Newitt
North West London
Circa £30,000
19 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Our Client is a successful premium chilled food manufacturer supplying into major retailers throughout the UK. They work within a fast moving, innovative sector and need strong existing product improvement and to bring new innovative concepts to launch.

This role is perfect for a NPD / Process Technologist looking to broaden their skill set within the NPD process. The successful candidate would be expected to maintain and improve on the current standard of the client as well as the relationships the client has.

What’s on offer –

  • Salary – circa £30,000 Depending on experience
  • Monday to Friday
  • Normal office hours

The Role –

  • To transfer all new food concepts to the production kitchen environment effectively
  • Run pre and post-trial meetings, production trials, scale up trials, pre-productions,  pre-launch meetings and post launch reviews for all NPD and EPD with the production & technical teams
  • Complete production trial reports for each trial detailing objective, outcome, issues, and next steps along with details on process
  • Run production trials to resolve NPD related quality issues
  • Attend taste panel & positive release meetings to drive the quality culture
  • Take full responsibility for organising the 12 week review of each launch
  • Follow the NPD procedures in sequence to deliver launches right first time
  • Complete pre-brief reviews and presentations at the start of each EPD project



The candidate –

  • 1/2 Years’ experience in Technical / Process Development
  • Ideally have chilled food experience
  • Food Science related degree / qualification
  • Positive ‘Can Do’ attitude
  • Good food manufacturing & process and food science knowledge
  • Passion for food and great knowledge
  • Creative and Innovative
  • Strong project management
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong communication & influencing skills
  • Very customer focussed

If you would like to apply for this opportunity then a please send me your most recent up to date CV to or if you would like to discuss the location and the role in more detail then please call Kieran Hyde on 0161 833 0181, Mon - Thurs 8.45am till 6pm and Fri 8.45pm till 5.30pm.

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