We are seeking a friendly, conscientious and flexible individual to join a growing manufacturer of seasonings, flavours and colours which supplies an enviable list of clients internationally. You will join a caring and supportive team within a fast-moving working environment.
As Development Technologist, your job purpose is to co-ordinate existing and new product development to assist manufacturing customers with EPD / product innovation / product value engineering, with tasks ranging from R&D work on a small scale, preparing basic specification details and dispatching samples. You will need to maintain the standards for product safety and legality as well as employ a commercial awareness to develop the best value for our clients.
What we are looking for…
You will be educated to a degree standard in a food science/technology discipline (or demonstrable on the job experience) and possess previous NPD experience within the food/beverages industry. You will have the ability to apply skill to a range of final products applications, have high attention to detail, be computer literate and possess excellent customer facing communication skills.
The Development Technologist role is based in Billericay, Essex and is paying £20,000 - £25,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours are 40 hours Monday to Friday however flexibility may be required to meet the needs of the business.
How to apply
If this appeals to you and you want to be considered for the Development Technologist role, please fill the form out below and click the Apply button.
After we receive an application, I will call you for an informal chat to discuss the job in more detail and your requirements on the assumption you have the right skills and experience for the role.