NPD Technologist, Product Development Assistant

£24,000 +benefits
01 Jun 2018
29 Jun 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

NPD Technologist / Development Assistant Barnsley, Food Manufacturing

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a NPD Technologist / Development Assistant to join a leading food manufacturer based in Barnsley, South Yorkshire.

Key duties will include

  • Production of development samples that meet the requirements of the NPD brief
  • Provision of accurate and comprehensive project information
  • Source new raw materials in line with Technical and Purchasing guidelines
  • Working closely with Technical for the production of samples for shelf life and nutritional analyses.
  • Co-ordination of factory trials.
  • Support the on-site technical team in generating internal and external customer documentation.
  • Support the team's co-ordination and ownership of product launches.
  • Support the Technologists management of Development projects.
  • Understanding of full site product portfolio and operational processes.
  • Support the presentation/demonstration of development samples to existing and potential customers to facilitate the development process.

The Ideal Candidate:


  • The ability to communicate and present your ideas in a clear and positive approach
  • You will be self-motivated with good time management skills
  • Ability to work from recipe sheets to produce factory samples
  • Awareness and understanding of factory equipment and processes
  • Ability to work unsupervised in a factory environment, scaling up recipes and conducting trials
  • Awareness of food quality standards

Salary: £24,000 + 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 people interested in the following: NPD Technologist, NPD Assistant, Technical Administrator, Development Technologist, Food Technologist, Process Technologist, Product Developer, NPD Supervisor, New Product, FMCG, Food Manufacturing, Quality Controller Operative QA Auditor Technical Assistant QC Technician Quality Assurance Operative Production Barnsley Doncaster Leeds Wakefield


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