NPD Technologist

DR Newitt
Glasgow, Glasgow City
Salary commensurate with experience and training level
20 Mar 2019
20 Apr 2019
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

NPD Technologist

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced NPD / Product Development Technologist with a strong background in Bakery to join a growing business in the Glasgow area.

Our client is a who are currently experience rapid growth. For this role, they are ideally looking for an experienced Technologist to join a great supportive team, and ideally someone who has experience in bread and gluten-free products.

The main responsibilities of this NPD Technologist position include:

  • Taking the lead on NPD projects, whether that be creating new products or making improvements to existing products
  • Keeping up to date with trends and industry developments for flavours and ingredients
  • Managing all NPD projects within the critical path to ensure timely completion within allotted timeframes
  • Liaising with suppliers and sourcing ingredients
  • Ensuring the safe introduction of raw materials and packaging into the bakery
  • Recording all NPD documentation as required
  • Working closely with other divisions to ensure a collaborative working environment

The ideal NPD Technologist will have/be:

  • Experience in a Product Development role working for a manufacturer
  • Food graduate/BTEC or equivalent experience
  • Good knowledge of industry trends and market developments
  • Creativity, attention to detail and good organisational skills
  • Experience working with Bakery products highly desired

What’s on offer

  • In return, you will receive a competitive salary.
  • Be part of a young expanding company with great ambition.
  • Joining a motivated, agile, and ambitious team that believes in fairness.
  • Part of a company that encourages continuous learning, and personal development.
  • Regular weekday hours.

If this NPD Technologist role is of interest, please send a copy of your CV to Simon Norris

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