Are you a creative and passionate chef looking for a new challenge?
We have a vacancy for an experienced Development Chef to immediately join our team.
You’ll be given the opportunity to apply your culinary skills and knowledge of UK food trends and consumer demands to develop innovative products for the UK retailers and food service market. Working within a NPD team you’ll manage a number of product briefs covering development of new ambient grocery products, range extensions and revitalising existing lines as necessary. As well as developing recipes your previous experience will assist with managing costings, liaising with internal departments such as manufacturing, technical and commercial and also ingredient suppliers. A passionate interest in food will inform your research and delivery of new and innovative products with a competitive edge.
Previous experience as a Development Chef within food manufacturing is desirable but more importantly you will have innovative culinary skills and a passion for creating, planning and delivering desirable products to the retail market. You’ll have a natural ability to build relationships and convey your ideas with excellent presentation and project management skills adaptable to a wide range of customers.
The position will initially be a six month contract with a view to extending, based at our manufacturing site in Bree, Belgium for up to three months then UK based with regular trips to Bree.
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