Greencore Group

Development Chef

01 May 2018
29 May 2018
Ms Holly Healey
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
Contract Type

Due to continued growth we have an exciting opportunity for a talented Development Chef to join our team at Bristol 

Main responsibilities

As a Development Chef you will focus on improving existing recipes & delivering innovation, providing creative food leadership and you will be pushing the boundaries of conventional food development to deliver fabulous products. 

You will work closely with PD, Process and Commercial to ensure alignment and delivery of the overall strategy, making sure that technical & operational requirements are always a key consideration in meeting customer needs.

Ideal candidate

You will have a real passion for food and possess a creative mind-set to channel your imagination.  Ideally you will have advanced through the ranks as a career chef within the restaurant trade before moving into food manufacturing and gaining experience in product development and food technology.  Organisation, recipe accuracy and ability to plan your own workload are key

Experience within a manufacturing environment is ideal in order to translate your creative elements into finished products for high volume manufacturing. Communication and relationship management are vitally important so a good understanding of PowerPoint alongside strong presentation skills will be a must

About the company

Greencore Group plc is a fast growing, international convenience food leader. Headquartered in Ireland, Greencore has operations in the UK and the US serving major retailers and brands in both markets.

It is a leading manufacturer of convenience food products to grocery retailers in the UK and a leading manufacturer of sandwiches, meals kits and salads to CPG, convenience retail and foodservice outlets in the US.

Greencore has a proforma Group revenue of £2.3bn and operates out of 50 locations in the UK, the US and Ireland.



  • Our capacity to innovate is key to our ongoing success. We ask our people to constantly look for new and better ways of running our business.