Junior NPD Chef / Development Chef
Junior NPD Development Chef, Stevenage, Hertfordshire / Bedfordshire
Reporting to the Development Chef, the Junior Development Chef is responsible for assisting the product development work to meet customer brief requirements, from development of new concepts to playing an active role in developing relationship with Key Accounts.
- Develop and maintain key customer relationships through understanding of their markets, products, processes and online capabilities and constraints
- Ability to be hands-on in developing products for customers either from specific briefs or concept ideas and supporting internal and external product presentations
- Have a natural interest and passion in food and a basic understanding of key ingredients and their functions
- Support the Development Chef by assisting in the development of new concepts and systems to meet their customer brief requirements.
- Have good culinary skills to undertake development work confidently.
- Maintain close working relationships with Development Chef, Development Technologists, Home Economist and Development Technicians.
- Develop good understanding and application of development recipe system.
- Show understanding and awareness of project importance and time scales.
- To liaise with suppliers and order ingredients when needed for development purposes.
- To provide support to the development team and cover for other Technicians and Home Economists on an ad hoc basis.
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
To Apply: Please press the 'apply' button
*Due to the amount of applications received, only those who our client wishes to progress will be contacted. If you have not received correspondence within 21 days, then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Thank you for reading this advertisement.
This role may be of interest to the following: NPD Chef, Junior Development Chef, Development Technologist, Development Technician, NPD, New Product Development Assistant, Food Technologist, R+D, Research and Development, Graduate, Kitchen Catering Technologist, Food Manufacturing, Production, Manufacturer, Stevenage, Luton, Hitchin, Luton, Bedford, Milton Keynes, Bletchley, Cambridge, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire