Development Technologist

Corby, Northamptonshire
20 Sep 2018
20 Oct 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

This role would suit a “REAL” foodie OR is suitable for Graduates looking for that fantastic first opportunity!

Our client:

We are working exclusively with a highly respected, growing food ingredient manufacturer that is part of a larger group, a progressive company that not only listens but takes ideas forward, fancy working within a small talented team based environment?

The role:                             

Do you have a passion for food, enjoy tasting and reviewing products? This role involves working within a dynamic SME environment, the whole workforce work well as a team.  Super systems are already in place and you’ll be:

  • Dealing directly with customers and suppliers request / inquires.  Complete customer matching work for compliance with the brief.
  • Working with an individual account off site on specific projects.
  • Offering technical support to Account Managers during customer visits, on and off site and preparing samples for presentations.
  • Sourcing new raw materials and completing the supporting documentation. Submit costing and specification requests.
  • Organizing internal product review panels.
  • Value engineering recipes.

The ideal candidate:

  • Have a highly organised yet creative approach and can generate innovative ideas and will be able to anticipate current / future trends.
  • You will be expected to work both within a small team and on your own initiative on specific projects.
  • Minimum GCSE (or equivalent) Grade C or above in Maths & English.
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
  • Analytical and methodical working practices
  • If a Graduate - then a Food Science / Technology or relevant qualification in similar related discipline
  • Experience within a similar role is highly beneficial


  • Pension
  • Staff Parking, free Uniform
  • Technologically advanced IT Systems and simple effective processes
  • Modern working environment and staff amenities

Are you a confident, self-motivated team player with an enthusiastic flexible attitude?

Can you commute easily to Corby?

Looking to work for a professional, advanced food manufacturer?  Great, then get in touch with Juliette at Pip Consultancy with your CV.

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