Food Development Officer

Location
London
Salary
£25000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
06 Sep 2017
Ref
13842602/001
Contact
Daniel Bowes
Function
Development
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent


This is a really exciting role for someone that is looking to begin their career with a truly global food brand. The role is a mix of product development and project management so excellent communication and stakeholder management skills are essential.

Client Details

The business are a truly global, international brand that can offer unrivalled career opportunities. The training and development is excellent and you will be joining a team of dynamic and hard working professionals. The career opportunities moving forward both in the UK and abroad means that the business can genuinely offer a long lasting and rewarding career path.

Description

This role will involve end to end food development applying new product development principles coupled with project management to ensure new products can be launched and the various stakeholders internally and externally are managed to ensure projects are delivered on time and in full.

Profile

You will ideally have a food science/technology background with some experience of NPD and project management in a food environment. This could be with post-university roles or on a placement year/internship.

What is more important is a genuine passion for food and project management and wanting a long lasting career, not just a job. The business look for excellent communication skills, a strong work ethic and the ability to talk to people of all different levels of a business, so your emotional intelligence is just as important as your academic background.

Job Offer

£25,000-£28,000 depending on experience plus outstanding company benefits.