NPD Technologist

Recruiter
DR Newitt
Location
North London
Salary
£20,000 - £28,000 DOE
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
04 Nov 2017
Ref
KLH10
Function
Development
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

My client is a market leading food manufacturer supplying quality meat products into Food service and B2B customers and is looking for a NPD Technologist to join there successful development team.

Based in North London, you will be joining a friendly, cohesive and supportive team offering excellent career progression and development to the successful candidate.

Whats on offer –

  • Salary – circa £20,000 - £28,000 - DOE
  • Monday to Friday
  • Normal office hours

The Role –

  • Working on NPD project briefs from concept to launch ensuring customer care and contact is maintained throughout
  • To work closely with customers and suppliers including regular meetings and presentations etc.
  • To research recent market trends by reviewing competitors and the market in general
  • To be involved heavily with process as well as NPD eg. Manage, plan and report NPD trials, create samples for customers etc.
  • To complete and report all initial product costings
  • To oversee preproduction and production launches

The Candidate -

  • Degree qualified in relevant food science / technology discipline or equivalent
  • Relevant NPD experience in food manufacturing sector
  • Highly organised
  • Able to work flexibly and under pressure
  • Passionate and motivated about food and trends
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Good level of computer literacy 

The client is open to considering varying levels of experience, from a recent graduate (with a placement year) to an experience NPD/Process technologist with a few years’ experience.

If you would like to apply for this opportunity please send your most recent CV to Kieran@drnewitt.com or call on 0161 833 0181. 

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