NPD Technologist

Recruiter
Location
Home Counties
Salary
£18,000 - £25,000
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Ref
61326
Function
Development, Graduate
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

NPD Technologist

Job ref: 61326 | £18,000 - £25,000 | Home Counties

The company

We are seeking a talented individual to join a leading provider of premium quality products to food manufacturers, food service and retailers throughout the UK. The business has undergone significant growth due to their dedication to exceptional customer service and high quality products.

The job

This is a hands-on, kitchen based role where you will be involved in all aspects of product development including concept to launch, product trials and implementation.

You will develop new products for both company own brand and bespoke products for customers, improve existing products and investigate new ingredients, scale up products from kitchen concept to full scale production, maintain project files with sufficient details so that samples can be reproduced, liaise with key customers and suppliers, complete costing of new products and support the technical team in evaluating new suppliers, generating labels and specifications.

Your experience

To be considered for the NPD Technologist job, you will be a degree holder in a food related discipline and have either completed a university placement or already have some food industry experience, ideally within NPD/process. Experience of working with bakery products is an advantage although not essential, however you will possess an undeniable passion for food, be competent with Excel and costings plus be eager to learn and progress your career within food product development.

More details

The NPD Technologist job is based in Home Counties region and is paying £18,000 - £25,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours are Monday to Friday.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the NPD Technologist job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Giverny Medhurst, giverny@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 61326.

What happens next

After applying for jobs, we will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.