Senior Concept Developer

Recruiter
Location
Cambridgeshire
Salary
£30,000 - 35,000 DOE
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
06 Nov 2017
Ref
KLH11
Function
Development
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

My client is a market leading food manufacturer supplying quality food products into Food service and Retail customers and is looking for a Senior Concept Developer to join there successful development team.

Based in Cambridgeshire, 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 £30,000 - £35,000 - DOE
  • Monday to Friday
  • Normal office hours

The Role –

  • Develop new commercial products (including packaging as required) and lead EPD within the business
  • All tasks involved in concept development such as; kitchen recipe development, internal panels, through to organising and conducting concept trials
  • To work cross functionally with other departments within the business
  • Organise and attend customer and supplier presentations
  • Where required, deputise for the NPD Manager
  • Develop products ensuring food safety regulations and customer food policies are adhered to
  • Proactively resolve day to day issues affecting any NPD/EPD projects and keep the NPD Manager informed of any significant changes or problems

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 
  • Clean driving licence as travel to other sites will be required

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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