NPD Specialist

Location
North Lincolnshire
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Ref
13861980/001
Contact
Michael Dungworth
Function
Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent




Reporting into the Technical Manager this role will form part of the technical team of a fast paced food manufacturing site.





Client Details



Our client is an award winning food manufacturer that are passionate about their products



Description



The NPD Specialist will be responsible for developing new products by liaising with externally with customers and internally with process and brand development in order to bring new products into fruition.







Other day to day responsibilities will include:







-Fully coordinate the New Product Development process



-Liaise with process coordinators to ensure finished product aligns with customer's requirements



-Train staff to ensure sensory tests are completed correctly



-Processing technical data and translating to feedback to customers



-Work proactively to drive a strong a team culture



Profile



The successful NPD Specialist will have a range of the following:







-Ideally degree qualified in Food Science or related subject



-Experience within food technology in a manufacturing environment



-Exposure to communicating with customers to agree product specification



-Ability to organise and run effective meetings



-Leadership qualities with career ambition



Job Offer

Competitive Salary Plus Package