Job ref: 61296 | £23,000 - £25,000 | 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 NPD Technologist, the purpose of your role is to provide a comprehensive new product development service to the site, ensuring customer briefs are met in a timely and controlled manner and to ensure the company meet all customer requirements.
With direction from the NPD Manager, you will respond to NPD briefs for both external customers and brand, developing and documenting new concept recipes that match the brief and within the timescales agreed. You will also attend and/or support customer presentations in conjunction with the NPD Manager, represent the business in a professional manner and effectively communicating feedback to site.
To be considered for the NPD Technologist job, you will be degree/HND educated in a food science / technology or related discipline and possess food development experience, preferably working concept to launch within chilled prepared products. You will also be HACCP and Food Hygiene qualified and any exposure to working with the UK retailers is highly desirable. 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 NPD Technologist job is based in the West Midlands region and is paying £23,000 - £25,000 according to individual skills and previous experience plus benefits including 33 days holiday and pension scheme.
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