Senior NPD Technologist
Senior NPD Technologist
Job ref: 61139 | £25,500 to £28,000 | West Midlands
This is a great opportunity to work for a large chilled food group who supply own branded products into all the major retailers.
As Senior NPD Technologist, the purpose of your role is to effectively deliver NPD and support continuous improvements agenda in line with company and customer category plans and ensuring NPD is delivered to agreed profitability and timescales in line with both company and customer expectations.
You will respond to NPD briefs for both external customers and brand, deliver the NPD agenda to required cost and within agreed timescales, be responsible for all stages of critical path for projects and work closely with the Innovation chef and NPD Managers to create feasible products from the kitchen into a manufacturing solution that delivers required profitability without limiting innovation. You will also write and manage technical documentation including factory specifications, customer specifications and internal documents relation to raw materials, nutritional, trial reports, shelf life, QAS, etc.
To be considered for the Senior NPD Technologist job, you will ideally be degree educated in a food science / technology or related discipline and possess a solid food product development track record preferably within chilled prepared products. You will be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of food legislation and factory processes and to succeed you will be able to demonstrate a passion for the food industry, possess strong communication skills plus have a creative, flexible and innovative approach.
The Senior NPD Technologist job is based in the West Midlands region and is paying £25,500 to £28,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.
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